Accounting Financial Analyst- Converting Processes


Position Title: 

Converting Financial Analyst


Pay Rate:


Multiple factors, including Individual experience, skills and abilities will determine where an employee is ultimately placed in the pay range.


Physical Location:

Corporate Headquarters

Memphis, TN


The Job You Will Perform:

  • Participate in the locations’ financial closes by leading and executing a portfolio of centralized close activities.
  • Facilitate the end-to-end monthly closing, review, reconciliation and reporting processes.
  • Ensure transactions are recorded in compliance with GAAP and established accounting policies/conventions.
  • Work as a business partner with the facilities and the business providing analytical support.
  • Participate and work with internal / external financial audits and balance sheet reviews and take ownership of resolution of assigned action items.
  • Complete various reporting requirements for governmental entities, trade associations, and internal organizations
  • Ensure that applicable internal controls are followed in each area of responsibility.
  • Leverage business / manufacturing knowledge to establish reliable financial processes.
  • Collaboratively work on process teams (Cost Updates, Unifier, etc.
  • PL will vary by experience.



The Skills You Will Bring:

  • BS or MS degree in Accounting, Finance
  • 1 – 3 years of financial experience
  • Strong understanding of financial accounting and GAAP
  • Facility or plant experience a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Proficient in SAP a plus
  • Background or interest in Data Analytics, Analysis for Office, or Power BI a plus
  • Proficient in Power BI a plus
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Good oral and written communication skills


The Benefits You Will Enjoy:

  • Flexible/hybrid work schedule
  • Paid time off including Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement, pension, and 401k Matching Program
  • Medical & Dental
  • Education & Development (including Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Life & Disability Insurance


The Career You Will Build:

  • Leadership training
  • Promotional opportunities


The Impact You Will Make:

We continue to build a better future for people, the plant, and our company! IP has been a good steward of sustainable practices across communities around the world for more than 120 years. Join our team and you’ll see why our team members say they’re Proud to be IP.


The Culture You Will Experience:

International Paper promotes employee well-being by providing safe, caring and inclusive workplaces. You will learn Safety Leadership Principles and have the opportunity to opt into Employee Networking Circles such as IPVets, IPride, Women in IP, and the African American ENC. We invite you to bring your uniqueness, creativity, talents, experiences, and safety mindset to be a part of our increasingly diverse culture.


The Company You Will Join:

International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2021 were $19.4 billion. Additional information can be found by visiting


International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 



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MEMPHIS, TN, US, 38197

Category:  Finance
Date:  Sep 7, 2023

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