Intern - Marketing, Specialty Containers
Ann Arbor, MI 
Posted 16 days ago
Job/Internship Description

Amcor Rigid Packaging Internship Posting

Intern - Marketing, Specialty Containers

Ann Arbor, MI

Join Amcor and you can be part of the team that makes the packaging of the future better for people and our planet.

Here at Amcor, we work together every day to make a positive impact on the lives of millions of people across the globe by providing packaging for essential products, including food, beverages, pharmaceutical, medical, home and personal care.

We are sustainability leaders in our industry. We are the first global packaging company to commit to make all our products recyclable or reusable by 2025. Our products are vital to support the lives of millions of people across the globe every day.

We are always looking for talented and passionate individuals who are motivated to make a difference. Working at Amcor means you will have a unique opportunity to be a part of an organisation that is committed to innovating and driving new solutions to create more sustainable packaging solutions.

At Amcor Rigid Packaging (ARP), our teams are focused on developing and making plastic bottles and jars that create a unique experience and are better for the environment. Our bottles and jars are primarily made from PET (polyethylene terephthalate), which has rapidly become the world's preferred packaging material. PET is lightweight, shatterproof, recloseable, resealable, reusable and infinitely recyclable*.

With approximately 6,000 people across about 50 manufacturing operations in 11 countries and an annual revenue of US$2.9 Billion, ARP provides rigid packaging solutions to the beverage, pharmaceutical, food, and home and personal care segments.

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*with existing technologies including chemical recycling

About the Opportunity:

Amcor Rigid Packaging is seeking an intern/co-op that will commence in May 2023 and will give the selected student; a challenging project-based work experience, the opportunity to learn about Amcor Rigid Packaging business, the packaging industry, and receive mentorship from business leaders. This role will report to theMarketing Manager for the Specialty Containers segmentand have significant exposure to our business and leadership teams.

Internship Assignments:

  • Assist with S&Ws sustainability efforts- 1) Small bottle challenges 2) Non- recyclable colors 3) Problematic materials

  • Collect material on sustainability legislation that relates to S&W, PET, Glass, Tetra, Aluminum and newer packaging types

  • Prepare customer facing materials to help communicate ARPs sustainability leadership in general and in the S&W space

  • Assist in organizing and hosting internal ideation sessions

  • Work with cross-functional teams:Marketing, Sales, Engineering

  • Get exposure to the business through BDR calls, team calls andpotential customer or plant visits

Basic Qualifications:

  • Packaging Major (Preferred) - Junior/Senior
  • 3.2 GPA or higher, cumulatively
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States on a permanent basis without company sponsorship now or in the future

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Interest or experience in strategy or corporate development
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-motivated/ability to work independently
  • A continuous improvement and innovative mindset
  • Initiative to meet project milestones and deadlines

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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