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ATS Company:  ATS Automation Tooling Systems
Requisition ID:  9467

Koblenz, RP, DE, 56070

Date:  May 24, 2023

Teamlead Financial Controller (m/f/d)

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.


To strengthen our team, we are looking as soon as possible for a Teamlead Financial Controller (m/f/d).



Financial Reporting and Accounting

  • Responsible for ensuring that the plants financial reporting is in accordance with IFRS and HGB accounting standards.
  • Develop and/or prepare specific financial analysis for the effective management of the plant and assist business leaders in interpretating the results.
  • Responsible for the provision and review of audit working papers on a quarterly and annual basis.
  • Liaison with professional advisors on legal, audit, tax and accounting matters as required

Internal Control, Policies and Procedures

  • Plan, organize, direct and control through subordinates the financial reporting, accounting, and general financial affairs of the division.
  • Develop and train Financial staff to ensure that policies and procedures are adhered to in a consistent manner within the division, and that the financial reporting standards are applied consistently.
  • Review and assess areas of business risk within the division, and, working with Vice President, Finance, develop policies to minimize or eliminate that risk where possible.
  • Ensure the safeguarding of company assets.
  • Maintenance of the internal controls memorandum, a document outlining the operational controls in place at the division.

Finance Team Leadership

  • Lead the Finance team in accordance with the company’s management and collaboration guidelines to ensure they deliver the highest quality financial data on time.
  • Ensure that financial reporting and internal control requirements are met by training and developing the Finance team.
  • Effectively lead the Finance team via establishing objectives and monitor their performance throughout the year.
  • Ensure that all business activities of the divisions are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with the ATS’ Codes of Conduct.
  • Adhere to all health and safety rules and procedures.


  • Successfully drive results in a continuous improvement data-driven culture
  • Navigate and thrive in a decentralized, global organization
  • Demonstrated customer orientation
  • Deliver performance while building organizational capability and depth
  • Strong leader oriented to create followership, coach and develop the future
  • Be an integrative team leader and collaborative team member
  • Strong business acumen


  • A post-secondary diploma or degree specializing in accounting, finance or equivalent. A professional financial designation is required.
  • Minimum of five years of experience in manufacturing, financial and cost accounting environment preferably in a similar project-based industry.
  • Experience working in a project-based and change management environment
  • Experience reporting on operations in excess of (40M EUR +)
  • Strong communication and presentation skills required
  • Fluency in German & English is required


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 support internal GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT: ATS Automation offers endless opportunities for professional growth and development, including international exchange programs and internal support programs
  • We offer COMPETITIVE Total Rewards: Competitive starting salaries, subsidized company pension plan and capital-forming benefits, 30-day vacation entitlement and much more.






Please apply via our career portal and send us your CV, your work and training references as well as your cover letter incl. salary expectations and period of notice.

We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to our team in Koblenz soon. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.


ATS Industrial Automation GmbH & Co. KG 

Human Resources
Carl-Spaeter-Straße 2d
56070 Koblenz 

phone +49 261/98403-86

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