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Global Operations Leadership Development Program (GOLD)

Global Operations Leadership Development Program

We want you to write your own success story, spark bold innovations and become an expert at what truly interests and inspires you. When you set out on your path with the power of the world’s largest broadly-based healthcare company behind you, you’ll discover that you can touch the lives of people everywhere.

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The program

Accelerate your impact and realize your potential sooner with the Global Operations Leadership Development (GOLD) Program. Through GOLD’s structured framework that combines challenging work rotations with classroom and online training over a two-and-a-half-year period, you’ll hone your leadership skills and gain valuable knowledge and insights into our end-to-end, global supply chain functions. Through mentorship, networking and dynamic real-world experience, you’ll gain new skills while helping solve the toughest health challenges.

The opportunity

  • A two-and-a-half-year, full-time rotational program for high-potential, early-in-career talent
  • Dynamic blended learning with in-person classes, online training, and three rotations across the Johnson & Johnson enterprise supply chain. Functional areas include operations, procurement, quality, planning, customer a d logistics services, project and process engineering, and facilities engineering
  • Global networking and collaboration with associates from around the world

Are you ready to make a difference?

Our GOLD Program offers full-time employment. Through cross-functional work assignments and action learning projects, you’ll develop the skills and capabilities you need to successfully launch your career. At the same time, we’ll focus on your personal development, too, providing you with mentorship and networking opportunities, access to a large alumni network—and so much more.


Who we’re looking for

Combining on-the-job experience with training in business, leadership and personal development, our GOLD Program is the perfect launchpad for your career. You’ll expand your technical capabilities, hone your leadership skills and gain valuable business knowledge and insights.

  • A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in supply chain, business, data science, or engineering related field
  • Academic achievement as proven by an overall cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • A minimum of three months of professional work experience in a related field, inclusive of co-op, internship and post-graduate employment
  • An interest in exploring multi-functional assignments across a global supply chain
  • US geographic flexibility over the course of the GOLD Program
  • US work authorization without the need for sponsorship now or in the future

Ready to take the next step on your professional journey?

Check out the opportunities we have available today.

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