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Accounting Intern
Informa | Sarasota, Florida
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Role Summary - accounting intern

The General Ledger Intern function is a paid internship offering an opportunity to gain experience working with a corporate General Ledger team.

The position reports directly to the Assistant Controller or Accountant and is responsible for assisting in general accounting and monthly close processes.

They will ensure compliance of the overall R2R General Ledger processes, making certain that delivery of the Shared Service Target Operating Model ("TOM") is a priority.

They will communicate with other teams within Informa Global Support Division including Tax, Legal, Treasury, Group Finance, IT, Accounts Payable, US SSC O2C Accounts Receivable and Payroll and key stakeholders.

Key responsibilities:

* Assist in the preparation of various month end journal entries and reconciliations
* Participate in the process for the accrual of direct and indirect expenses
* Contribute in specific areas in the month-end close process
* Aid in the preparation of monthly financial package balance sheet reconcilaitions
* Perform intercompany accounting with multiple foreign and domestic affiliates
* Complete data imports and data entry into the general ledger system
* Learn financial analysis and ad hoc reporting
* Work closely with Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, and Taxation


* Basic accounting bookkeeping skills

Required Skills & Abilities

* Ability to develop effective relationships with key stakeholders
* Strong verbal and written communication skills
* Self-motivated individual able to multi-task and work well with other professionals
* SAP experience preferred
* MS Office at advanced level preferred
* SAP experience preferred


* We are seeking Juniors, Seniors and 5th year Accounting or Finance Majors. Prior internships or accounting related experience is preferred but not required.

Further Information

Informa 2019 Half Year Results

Informa - About Us

About Informa

Since 1983, Informa Research Services, Inc., has provided strategic direction through competitive intelligence. We conduct daily surveys of deposit, consumer loan, mortgage loan, credit cards, and indirect loan/lease products. We provide fee and feature studies that reveal the competitiveness of your retail and business fee-based products. Informa also provides unique opportunities for advertising financial products through our product listings on the top financial Internet portals. Our product research data is available for licensing to enhance your marketing efforts. At Informa Research Services, service and accuracy are first. Whether you want research in a standard format or a fully customized study, you receive accurate, timely, and thorough competitive intelligence, accompanied by personalized service you will applaud.

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