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ATS Company:  ATS Automation Tooling Systems
Requisition ID:  7313

Cambridge, ON, CA, N3H 4R7

Date:  Sep 14, 2022

Intermediate Accountant



The Intermediate Accountant  - known internally as a Financial Analyst - is responsible for financial reporting and division risk management responsibilities including financial, safety, legal, information technology, and overall business performance. Assure effectiveness of internal controls and compliance with current international financial reporting standards (IFRS) government regulation

Financial Reporting & Accounting

•    Accurately prepare the monthly financial reporting package and supporting analyses on a timely basis.  Ensuring divisional financial results and variances to plan are adequately explained and areas of risk identified.
•    Prepare journal entries and account reconciliations along with other month end closing activities.
•    Maintain fixed asset ledger and administer the capital additions and dispositions processes.
•    Prepare quarter end and year end audit working papers.
Planning & Analysis
•    Prepare weekly cash flow forecasts.
•    Provide foreign exchange hedging recommendations based on cash flow analyses and forecasts.
•    Plan and coordinate the preparation of annual budgets for the division.
Business Partnering
•    Analyze and report on labor utilization and provide recommendations for improvement.
•    Review financial results and provide recommendations on potential cost saving opportunities.
•    Provide supporting financial analyses for business partners as required.
•    Prepare, distribute and review monthly department expense reports with directors.
•    Respond to inquiries from department heads and perform required analysis 
•    Assist in collection of accounts receivable 
•    Other duties as assigned.
Human Resources 
•    Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with the ATS Code of Business conduct 
•    Adhere to all the health and safety rules and procedures 



•    College diploma /Bachelor’s degree in business or accounting. 
•    Working towards the CPA designation 
•    Minimum 2 years of accounting experience 
•    Advanced excel skills required; JD Edwards experience is an asset 
•    Must be hands-on, detail and results-oriented and able to consistently meet deadlines.
•    Communicates effectively with people at all levels of the organization both verbally and written.
•    Ability to work independently or as part of a team 
•    Strong analytical, financial reporting and accounting skills
•    Exposure to a manufacturing or job cost accounting environment is preferable 



Join our globally growing team at ATS Industrial Automation where we create complex automation solutions at the highest level that sustainably impact lives around the world. 


At ATS, a publicly traded global company with a proud 40-year history, we help drive the future with our factory-wide automation solutions. At ATS Industrial Automation, what we do matters - both to our customers and to their customers. With 600 skilled employees around the world, we design, build and service mission-critical automated assembly and test solutions for mobility, nuclear and specialty automation. Our customers are leaders in their industries and rely on us to deliver what we promise - on time and on budget.  Combined with our broad product portfolio, financial strength and global presence, we provide our customers with the best automation solutions wherever and whenever they need them. 


Join our ATS Industrial Automation Team because:

  • We VALUE our People: The foundation of a great company is having the best team which is why we continuously work to develop, engage, empower and energize our people.
  • We’ve got GREAT Work Perks: We provide a variety of perks to our employees. Make sure you ask more about our treat days, free gourmet coffee beverages, employee referral bonus and onsite cafeteria.
  • We offer COMPETITIVE Total Rewards: Competitive starting salaries, overtime pay eligibility, paid vacation, Employee Incentive Bonus program, comprehensive health and dental benefits including Lifestyle Spending Account, RRSP matching program and optional Employee Share Purchase Program. 
  • We support internal GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT: ATS Automation offers endless opportunities for professional growth and development. Ask about our tuition reimbursement program and our commitment to promoting from within.


ATS is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA), 2005 and will, upon request, assist those who may require specific accommodations due to a personal disability. We would ask that those who require assistance to notify our offices as soon as possible if accommodation is necessary.



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