Finance Trainees to Valmet Global Financial Operations
Jyväskylä or partly remote


Are you interested in joining best in class Global Financial Operations team who owns and performs end-to-end financial processes: Purchases-to-Pay, Order-to-Cash and Record-to-Report?

Do you want to learn more about how financial accounting is done in a listed global company? We are now looking for energetic Finance Trainees to join our team for a two-month internship and continuing with a paid three-month summer traineeship – this could be your chance!

Valmet Global Financial Operations is a center of excellence with 100+ great colleagues around the world. We are owners of Valmet’s day-to-day financial operations and invest heavily on process harmonization and software automation. We are ambitious and passionate in developing our processes and team competences. #wevalueteamwork

During this internship you will work with enthusiastic colleagues within finance and accounting and collaborate with several stakeholders. Your daily tasks will contribute to our finance processes where we transform numbers into business value.


We are looking for 10 interns/trainees to our end-to-end processes:

Purchase-to-Pay (P2P)

  • Supplier Invoices
  • Accounts Payable
  • Cost Recognition and Inventory Accounting
  • Travel and Expense Claims

Order-to-Cash (O2C)

  • Credit Management and Accounts Receivables
  • Revenue Recognition, Customer Invoicing, and Internal Trade
  • Cash Management

Record-to-Report (R2R)

  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Forex and Hedge Accounting and Reporting
  • Fixed assets and Lease Accounting
  • Taxes and Statutory Compliance

To whom?

This traineeship is for finance and accounting bachelor level students from Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics (JSBE), and from JAMK University of Applied Sciences, who want to gain real work experience in an international environment!

Our ideal candidate has a positive can-do attitude with a development mindset to take things forward. You have true interest to work in Finance and you feel that joining a global technology company is an ideal step to take on your journey to expertise! We can offer you a lot of learning opportunities, so hopefully you’re hungry for that. You enjoy working with numbers and people. Even though you have a great team to help and back you up, we hope that you are a brave and creative problem solver, who persistently gets things done.

Additional info

This internship period is 11th of April – 31st of May 2022 and it continues with a paid summer traineeship from 1st June to 31st August 2022. Your location is Valmet office in Jyväskylä with a possibility for partial remote work. Our team members are used to working virtually, so support and guidance are always guaranteed.

Are you as excited as we are? Leave your application letter and CV soon and join our team! Please let us also know, what is your future primary interest in the world of finance and accounting.

Send your application via the link provided by January 31th 2022.

When everything works together
Valmet is where the best talent from a wide variety of backgrounds comes together. With 14,000 professionals around the world, we are the leading global developer and supplier of technologies, automation and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries. Our commitment to moving our customers’ performance forward requires creativity, technological innovations, service know-how – and above all, teamwork. Join the team!