Accountant
Mattersight - Chicago, IL

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Mattersight is a leader in enterprise analytics focused on customer and employee interactions and behaviors. Mattersight's Behavioral Analytics service captures and analyzes customer and employee interactions, employee desktop data, and other contextual information to improve operational performance and predict future customer and employee outcomes. Mattersight’s analytics are based on millions of proprietary algorithms and the application of unique behavioral models. The company's SaaS+ delivery model combines analytics in the cloud with deep customer partnerships to drive significant business value. Mattersight's applications are used by leading companies in Healthcare, Insurance, Financial Services, Telecommunications, Cable, Utilities and Government. See What Matters™ by visiting www.Mattersight.com.

Individuals in the Accountant position are responsible for, but not limited to, the following tasks:
•Responsible for the analysis and reconciliation of various income statement and balance sheet accounts.
•Month end closing including the preparation of various journal entries
•Assist with quarterly and annual SEC reporting
•Responsible for analyzing and reporting actual vs. budgeted expenses for various areas and communicating results to department managers.
•Assist in documenting and updating accounting procedures to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements.
•Responsible for overall accounting for fixed assets to ensure the accuracy and the integrity of all fixed asset and related accounts
•Perform ad-hoc reporting and other miscellaneous projects
Required Skills/Experience
Mattersight is seeking candidates with 2-5 years of relevant work experience and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from an accredited University. CPA Certification is highly preferred but not required. Strong PC skills required and experience with Microsoft GP software is a plus. This individual must possess good oral and written communication skills and must be able to multi-task effectively.
Company Skills
Corporate Culture
Mattersight values diversity amongst its employees. Employees from all levels of experience and backgrounds are mingled together and are encouraged to learn about projects others are working on. Mattersight’s Chicago office fosters teamwork as well as self motivation.
Eligibility & Location
Mattersight seeks candidates authorized to work in the United States. The Accountant role will be based out of Mattersight’s Chicago location; candidates should anticipate no travel.
Compensation
Mattersight is prepared to offer a highly competitive benefits and compensation package for the ideal candidate.
Summary Text
Any questions regarding the position should be communicated to Patrick Stearns, Lead Recruiter, patrick.stearns@mattersight.com
For more information about Mattersight, visit www.Mattersight.com. Mattersight is committed to equal opportunity and affirmative action in all employment matters: Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partner status, national origin, disability or medical condition, pregnancy, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or on account of membership or affiliation with anyone in any of the foregoing categories, or any other protected category under federal, state or local law. Although particular legal provisions may differ in various locations in which we do business, our principles are the same worldwide.