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Manager--Office & HR Projects Job

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 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.  


The Senior Manager Office & HR Projects will report to the Vice President, HR Operations & Talent Management and support an HR organization of +40 HR team members in their daily activities. The Senior Manager Office & HR Projects is a critical role in the headquarters in Conyers, GA to support the needs of the entire HR team in various administrative tasks, operations management and special projects.


What will you do?


• Assist the HR team with their day-to-day duties
• Manage the HR front desk and receptionist desk; welcome and assist new associates
• Coordinate meeting requests for candidate interviews. This may include facilitating travel reservation, scheduling and all logistics/ bookings
• Maintain specific tasks in HRIS and be the responsible lead for updating and integrating information on our associate website/ SharePoint
• Assist in preparing presentations by compiling data; assist in developing presentation formats and materials when needed.
• Execute special HR projects and events
• Manage HR distribution lists and communication
• Administrative support for tuition reimbursement process, benefits, shipping, SharePoint, background checks, on & off boarding, standard work and more
• Maintain training and meeting rooms and all HR supplies


Which candidate profile are we looking for?


• At least five (5) years of experience as Executive Assistant
• Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint (advanced), Word, Excel, Outlook (advanced), Access and SharePoint
• Proactive approach to solving common administrative problems
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Ability to handle highly confidential information with discretion
• Excellent organizational skills
• Ability to effectively manage changing priorities
• Thoroughness
• Positive Attitude
• Self-starter and drive to continually learn



• Team Mindset
• Personal Leadership
• Achieves Business Results
• Attention to Detail


Physical Requirements


• Light work


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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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


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.

Req ID:  1333

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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