Accounting Analyst (Remote)

Application ends: January 28, 2023
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Job Description

Conyers, GA

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.

Job Summary

Improve month-end close process, including reconciling balance sheet accounts, running reports, completing checks, and supporting the overall team.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities (Essential Functions)

  • Participate in month-end close & reporting including preparation of accruals, journal entries, and account reconciliations
  • Perform transaction analysis when required
  • Work with internal stakeholders to resolve issues and improve processes.
  • Work with management team and internal stakeholders to improve AR workflow and other initiatives
  • Ensure compliance with US GAAP and Corporate Policies

Education (minimum education required)

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Experience (minimum experience required)

  • 1 – 3 years of accounting experience
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP
  • Intermediate Technical Skills (Excel, PPT, Power BI, One Stream, Oracle)

We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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