Financial Analyst (Remote) Job Jobs in Conyers, GA at Acuity Brands
Title: Financial Analyst (Remote) Job
Company: Acuity Brands
Location: Conyers, GA
We Light the Way!Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) is a market-leading industrial technology company. We use technology to solve problems in spaces and light. Through our two business segments, Acuity Brands Lighting and Lighting Controls (“ABL”) and the Intelligent Spaces Group (“ISG”), we design, manufacture, and bring to market products and services that make the world more brilliant, productive, and connected. We achieve growth through the development of innovative new products and services, including lighting, lighting controls, building management systems, and location-aware applications.
About This OpportunityDrive Acuity’s rolling forecast process evolution using OneStream technology. Lead the effort to define Acuity’s rolling forecasting future state, chart the path to realizing that future state, and lead a cross-functional team to build the technology and monthly processes.
How You Will Contribute
Continuously identify and lead process improvement efforts to support the transformation of the finance team.
Champion OneStream platform for Finance by owning the reporting and forecasting processes.
Help coordinate and run the monthly process; Own the technical OneStream aspects of the rolling forecast process, including troubleshooting and administration.
Participate on the committee developing and overseeing the Finance systems roadmap. Also manage system implementation projects in support of the finance system roadmap.
Partner with business leaders to help drive initiatives and profitability of the business
Partner with Finance and Accounting leadership to drive system and process projects and improvements
Prepare and review key performance indicators and assist with Root Cause Countermeasure analysis
Develop financial models to assist with planning, forecasting, and other analysis
Drive the planning and forecasting process (R12) for Sales finance for P&L, primarily Sales
Partner with Sales Leaders and Operations (MKT, Pricing, CX) leaders and support monthly operating reviews, business reviews
Perform maintenance of OneStream system hierarchy structures to enable accurate reporting
Respond timely and thoughtfully to ad hoc financial requests
Ensure compliance with US GAAP and Corporate Policies
What We Are Looking For In You
Attention to detail: Does not let important details slip through the cracks or derail a project and manages multiple priorities at a time in a fast-paced environment
Teamwork & Collaboration: Ability to work with cross-functional teams throughout Org
Communication: Ability to communicate clearly across multiple channels of communication (verbal, email, PowerPoint presentations).
Analytical Skills: Able to structure and process qualitative or quantitative data and draw insightful conclusions from it; exhibits a probing mind and achieves penetrating insights
Problem Solving: Provides practical solutions to problems, anticipates future undesirable outcomes, participates in and leads Kaizen events
Pace: Ability to multi-task and work effectively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
Engagement: Actively strives to build strong partnership with business leaders
Leadership: Ability to identify and take ownership of work product
Motivation: Self-starter and strong desire to achieve results; Passionate about quality, results and progress
Adaptability: Adaptive and open to change/flexibility within job
Superior Customer Experience: Inherent desire to proactively enhance the customer’s experience
Technical savvy: Ability to…