Finance Business Manager Job Date: May 2, 2019 Location: Crawfordsville, US, 47933 Company: Acuity Brands Finance Business Manager Plant Locations: Crawfordsville, Indiana; Fishers, Indiana; Newark, Ohio Group: Supply Chain Finance We Light The Way Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 13,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry. Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world. Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable. Acuity's lighting and building management solutions vary from individual devices to intelligent network systems. With fiscal year 2018 net sales of $3.7 billion, Acuity Brands has operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. Individual devices include lighting controls, lighting components, controllers for various building systems (including HVAC, lighting, shades and access control), power supplies, and prismatic skylights. Among other benefits, intelligent network systems can optimize energy efficiency and comfort as well as enhance the occupant experience for various indoor and outdoor applications, all the while reducing operating costs. We continue to expand our solutions portfolio, including software and services, to provide a host of other economic benefits resulting from data analytics that enables the "Internet of Things" ("IoT") and supports the advancement of smart buildings, smart cities, and the smart grid. Your mission: We're seeking a talented and enthusiastic Finance Manager to provide day-to-day financial support, reporting and operational analysis for Acuity manufacturing facilities. Complete the monthly closing activities for the locations you support. Partner with customers on various projects and provide pertinent data to establish Operational and Financial goal alignment and drive towards results. What you'll be doing: Prepare and review operational key performance indicators (KPIs)Assist in working with Operational Partners to develop and implement countermeasuresPrepare and review monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements along with other analysis of performance and participate in daily stand up meetings and monthly operational reviews.Ensure all cost centers within the group you support are reviewed on at least a quarterly basis for accuracyOversee the monthly financial close process for the plant(s), including account reconciliationsDrive the planning and forecasting process for the plant(s)Respond timely and thoughtfully to ad hoc financial requests and ROI analysisPresent results to supply chain leaders, identifying key trends in performanceImprove financial and operational processes utilizing ABS and ensure consistency across all locationsPartner with Operational leaders to successfully execute physical inventories
What we are looking for in you:Operational Partnership: Experience or ability to successfully work with Operational teams on joint Financial and Operational projects.Attention to detail: Does not let important details slip through the cracks or derail a project and able to manage multiple requests at a timeCollaboration: Working well with a range of people from across the businessAnalytical Skills: Able to structure and process qualitative or quantitative data and draw insightful conclusions from it; exhibits a probing mind and achieves penetrating insightsProblem Solving: Provides practical solutions to problems, able to use ABS tools to eliminate wasteCommunication: Ability to communicate clearly across multiple channels of communication (verbal, email, PowerPoint).Leadership: Navigates and leads the team through high-priority last minute requests and other high stress situations.
What you should have:Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance5-7 years of financial analysis experienceConceptual understanding of US GAAPMBA or CPA a plus WHY IS ACUITY BRANDS A GREAT PLACE TO WORK: Our Finance team is a strategic part of the direction of our company Our company is a very profitable market leader and provides financial stability You will work with highly talented, fun and supportive teams We believe in a healthy work/life balance * We produce quality software that you can be proud of Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact . Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.
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