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Lanyon, Inc. | Sprouses Corner, VA
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Job Description

Cvent, Inc. is seeking a college student to support our Accounting team. This internship is a great way to gain experience in a fast-paced business environment with an extremely reputable company. The Accounting Intern will perform a variety of daily accounting activities, including preparing a variety of account and bank reconciliations, perform account analysis, and assist with recurring and ad hoc reporting.

The Accounting Intern will also work on special projects related to acquisition integrations, prepare schedules for our external auditors and work with other staff and our internal auditors to ensure compliance with policies and procedures. We are looking for someone who has taken relevant coursework, is hardworking and ambitious, and has strong Excel knowledge. Cvent is a growing company and is a fast-paced environment with an opportunity to improve and expand your professional accounting skills.

What You Will Be Doing

* Reconcile and maintain balance sheet accounts
* Prepare bank reconciliations
* Prepare monthly journal entries and reconciliations for the month-end close
* Ensure compliance with internal policies and procedures
* Assist with preparation and coordination of the audit process
* Assist with special projects
* Perform other duties as required by the Global Controller, Assistant Controller and Accounting Managers

What You Need For This Position

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Self-starter who is action oriented and possesses a strong sense of urgency
* Good at working independently and thinking critically
* Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
* Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously, work effectively in a team environment and meet deadlines
* Working knowledge of financial statements
* Proficient in Microsoft Office products - strong Excel skills
* Experience using Oracle is a plus

About Lanyon, Inc.

Lanyon is the leading provider of content management technology solutions to the travel, transportation and hospitality industries. We believe that our people are the reason we succeed. Their focus and commitment is the intangible connection between our customers and our services. We believe in taking responsibility and maintaining integrity in everything we do. Founded by Nick Lanyon in 1984, in London, England, the history of Lanyon is that of a respected neutral vendor of technology solutions to facilitate content distribution as well as channel management between travel suppliers and the four major GDSs. Through our legacy technology products, Lanyon created industry-wide recognition in the 1990's as an innovator in GDS publishing and productivity applications. Today, successor technology solutions to these legacy technology products as well as offerings based on new technology facilitate the management and distribution of content for travel companies across all channels including each of the primary electronic distribution channels - the GDSs and the Internet. Lanyon is privately held, self-funded and profitable. In addition to our corporate headquarters in Dallas, Texas, Lanyon operates a global technology, sales and support office in Lanyon Europe, Ltd. from London, England. Our management team includes senior people from major hotel companies and travel management companies. Conservative management since 2001's shocks to the travel industry has led to strong organic growth in the core business and the financial strength to offer, where appropriate, substantial customization of solutions in return for multi-year service contracts.