IT Strategy, Innovation, and Research Intern – Atlanta, GA

Atlanta | Georgia | United States

About WestRock
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IT Strategy, Innovation, and Research Intern – Atlanta, GA

1000 Abernathy Rd, NE
Atlanta, Georgia, 30328
United States

 IT Strategy, Innovation, and Research Intern – Atlanta, GA

Career Opportunity:
The IT Strategy, Innovation, and Research Internship is an experience designed to offer hands-on exposure to WestRock’s IT Strategy team. You will have the opportunity to engage with leaders across the IT organization which will be invaluable experience.

· Work with our Information Technology teams to support research needs that may include vendor comparisons, detailed analysis, best practices benchmarking, and technology trend identification
· Support the expansion of the innovation and research eco-systems through relationships with academic institutions, start-ups, and others
· Support university partnerships through planning of practicum/capstone projects
· Support the roll-out of innovative behavioral training and other learning opportunities across the Information Technology organization

How you will impact WestRock:
Enable resources across the IT organization on strategic initiatives that will drive business value. In this role, heavy emphasis is placed on collaboration, communications, and value delivery. Few internships give you as much exposure to all areas of a transformational IT organization.

What you need to succeed:

· Demonstrated examples of using an analytical approach to problem solving
· Desire to learn in a highly dynamic environment – you do not have to be an expert on these tools, but you must have a desire to want to be an expert
· Sharp business acumen, analytical and judgment skills
·  Leadership experience
· Clear communicator with self-confidence and excellent verbal and written communication skills


If this sounds great to you and you think you fit in, please submit your application. We want to hear from you!

WestRock is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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