18 hours

Accounting Intern

Sarasota, FL
  • Job Code
Accounting Intern

Accounting Intern - 30+ hours/week, year round, multi year
Sarasota, Florida

Job Reference: SFX-ACC-05759

Location: Sarasota, Florida

Closing Date: 07/06/2019

Department: Accounting

Division: Global Support

The R2R 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 Senior Accountant and is responsible for assisting in general accounting and monthly close processes. They will ensure compliance of the overall R2R 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, O2C, 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 balance sheet reconciliations
  • 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



  • Basic 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



  • We are seeking Sophomores and Juniors, Accounting or Finance Majors.  Prior internships or accounting related experience is not required.

Informa is committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability status, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.



Posted: 2019-05-23 Expires: 2019-06-22

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