FORUM: Finance Development Program

Finance is a rich and rewarding field that offers you a unique opportunity to participate in International Paper's global success. The Finance organization leverages its resources and operational capabilities to drive business results, optimize its performance on finance and accounting basics, manage risks and develop outstanding finance talent. 

Our FORUM Finance Development Program, which targets college recruits and new hires with less than three years of professional experience, is designed to help you develop the skills and knowledge of our innovative global finance processes. 

International Paper fully commits to developing its greatest resource - its people - and FORUM is just one of the ways that International Paper accomplishes that goal. 

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Our Job is to Help You Succeed

The FORUM program:
  • Targets both college recruits and newly hired employees with less than three years of professional experience
  • Focuses on leadership, development, service and fellowship
  • Enables you to gain exposure to various departments and businesses
  • Provides networking opportunities with peers and senior leaders 
  • Equips you with tools and a blended learning approach to help plan your career path

Possible Career Paths

No two Finance career paths are the same at International Paper. Entry-level finance opportunities may include:

Finance FORUM





Your Job is to Help Us Move Forward

We are looking for students completing a Bachelor's or Master's in Accounting, Data Analytics, Economics, Finance, International Business or related field with:

  • 3.0 or greater GPA
  • Desire to learn and grow
  • High proficiency in Microsoft® Office products
  • Strong problem solving, analytical, communication and leadership skills
  • Willingness to relocate 
  • Age 18 or older

*IP does not provide work authorization sponsorship for this position


Finance FORUM program for early career professionals at International Paper

How can we help you?

International Paper is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.

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