Start your international career with Mondi

The International Graduate Programme (IGP) at Mondi gives you full insight into how we create sustainable paper and packaging solutions. Over the course of 18 months, you will gain experience in three different locations and three different departments and become part of our Mondi team. You can start the programme in a number of different countries. In 2022 the first batch of graduates were able to apply for:

  • Austria
  • Czech Republic
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Morocco
  • Poland
  • Sweden

Next application phase and new locations: spring 2023

Are you ready to #MatchwithMondi?

Your benefits and development

  • build a broad network in Mondi as you work in various departments and locations
  • make an impact while working on a community project
  • gain international experiences through work rotation
  • define your own development journey within Mondi through individual objectives
  • benefit from mentoring, coaching, networking opportunities, and Mondi Academy trainings

Requirements to join

  • proficiency in English; a second foreign language is a plus
  • recently graduated from university
  • internationally mobile

Find detailed requirements in each IGP job opening and make the #MatchWithMondi!


IGP at a glance

  • Application & Recruitment phase Your starting point

    By sending in your application for one of the IGP locations you successfully finish step one - congrats! 

    We will review all applications carefully and keep you in the loop during the review process. If we see a fit with our requirements, we will invite you to the first interview round with our local HR teams. Afterwards there will be a second round of interviews with our team members and managers. Finally, we will invite you to our assessment centre for which we will send you all details on what to prepare upfront.

    • The first IGP batch starts in September 2022 
    • Application deadline: July 2022
  • Kick-off & Onboarding You will learn about Mondi, the IGP and your companions

    We have offered you a place in our programme and you’ve decided to be with us? Great! Then your adventure starts here with understanding Mondi, our products, structure, values and international community projects. Why? Because we believe that it makes a difference.

    Look out for the invite to our on-site kick-off event in the Group office Vienna.
    It is a great opportunity for you to get to know the other graduates and also your team members.

  • Three assignments in three locations Dive deep into our world of sustainable paper & packaging solutions

    Within the next 18 months you will get to know three different Mondi locations and work in various departments and teams to get the full Mondi experience and grow together with us.

    The first 6 months will be about grasping your area of responsibility and getting to know the tasks. Together with the support of your mentor you will take the lead on short term tasks and projects.

    For the next 6 months you will change to a different Mondi location. You will follow an especially designed rotation path that brings you good understanding of the business and your profession with the best support from your colleagues and manager.

    Ready for another move? So are we. More networking? Yes, please! You can spend the last 6 months of the programme by going back to your first location or changing to a third Mondi site. It depends on your rotation path.

  • IGP closing, celebration and your future at Mondi It´s about time to celebrate the end of the IGP and start your next chapter with Mondi

    For the final closing event we will get back together and share experiences of the past 18 months at Mondi. You will also have the chance to present your community project to our group of senior leaders.

    After your successfull completion of the IGP we will have a look together at your future career plans and discuss your development journey at Mondi.

    Interesting job offers? For sure! Some trainings? Yes, of course! Would you like to continue an exciting career journey together with us?

Success stories from Mondi graduates

“It was inspiring to be part of an international team in Vienna and also very useful to spend a couple of months in one of our mills, Mondi Ruzomberok, to directly see how processes work in a paper mill.” - Michal


“What I like most about Mondi is that I am given the opportunity to learn and develop many new skills.” - Milica

“The programme gives you the unique opportunity to figure out what your strengths and weaknesses are and provides space to work on them.” - Barbora


“I became interested in Mondi at a student job fair. I sent in my CV and actually received a scholarship. I took my first steps in the mill a couple of years ago as an apprentice in the paper production area.” - Adrianna

Curious how Adrianna developed further after her internship programme at Mondi?


Why you should #MatchWithMondi

"This programme gives you the chance to dive into Mondi and gives you the space to develop, create and grow in your own speed and imagination. It offers you opportunities to meet interesting colleagues, gain international experience, work on exciting tasks and acquire abundance of knowledge. Bring your ideas, enthusiasm and your curiosity. Start your career with us and #MatchWithMondi!"

Lidija Sljeric
Head of Group People Development

This programme offers you the opportunity to learn quickly, to meet inspiring new colleagues from many different backgrounds and to contribute to cutting-edge projects.

Wolfgang Berger
Finance Director Corrugated Packaging