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ATS Company:  Sortimat
Requisition ID:  3973

Rolling Meadows, IL, US, 60008-3833

Date:  Apr 30, 2021

Accounting Manager

ATS Life Sciences Chicago is a fast paced, exciting and progressive company experiencing incredible growth! We are currently looking for reliable, ambitious and hardworking employees to join our team. As a company, we pride ourselves on building a culture that values employees and promotes innovation, diversity, excellence in communication and commitment to personal/professional growth. Join our team and you will find we advocate a healthy working environment and opportunities to experience the rewards of contributing to a proactive and competent team. 


The Accounting Manager assists with division risk management responsibilities including financial, safety, legal, information technology, and overall business performance. Assure effectiveness of internal controls and compliance with current IFRS government regulations and Bill 198/Sarbanes-Oxley.

Essential Job Duties:

  • General accounting process: Cash, AR, AP, PR, Fixed assets, expense reports, other general ledger activity
  • Assure proper segregation of duties and other controls are in place to secure company against impropriety
  • Monthly close and financial reporting process, including special quarterly, yearend and tax requirements. Assure they align with IFRS requirements.
  • Perform reconciliations on cash and all other GL accounts
  • Cash forecasting
  • Support the service function through monitoring progress on jobs and providing analysis to support invoicing
  • Job costing activity for project accounting and forecasting
  • Record retention for finance, HR and other areas as required.
  • FEOTB (Front End of the Business) activity as required and as back-up to bid approval
  • Annual planning and financial forecasting. Department budgets: Prepare annually to support plan and then produce monthly reports comparing actual to plan.
  • Pursue and implement process improvement in the department.
  • Mentor, supervise and evaluate others as required to benefit the company.
  • Lead and/or participate in audits as assigned.
  • Ensure safeguarding of company assets.
  • All of the above must be done in a timely, accurate and complete manner.
  • HR/HSE requirements and initiatives as required
  • Quality requirements and initiatives as required
  • Generate cost scenarios reports and presentations. Content should include trend analysis with cause and suggestions for improvement
  • Generate other analysis as required for running business and supporting initiatives.


  • Bachelor’s Degree/Accounting
  • Five (5) years equivalent accounting experience
  • Excellent math, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Software/System knowledge: Microsoft Office, Windows, internet applications.
  • Ability to work with business systems.
  • Finally, person must be hands-on and must be able to meet deadlines for his or her responsibilities either directly or indirectly.


Job Specifications:

  • The employee may be required to stand, walk, push, pull, reach overhead, and bend to the floor.
  • Exert up to 25 pounds of force occasionally, and/or exert up to 10 pounds of force frequently.
  • Visual Acuity – Normal requirements for reading written instructions and computer screens
  • Hearing Ability – Normal requirements for understanding verbal instructions.
  • Working Conditions – The employee is subject to a normal office environment with occasional exposure to high noise levels and/or physical hazards when visiting manufacturing floor.

We are an equal employment employer. All applicants considered are subject to a pre-employment screening.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Join the Winning Team at ATS Automation, a great place to automate your future! Take your place among the best in the business, and grow your career with the Life Science Chicago division at ATS. We attract some of the most talented and motivated individuals from a range of fields, with our global offering and growth opportunities as we expand throughout the world. We want you to be a part of our TEAM!!! Watch us work here!


Work in an environment where a passion for innovation is combined with an uncompromised commitment to quality.


Benefits ATS Life Sciences Chicago offers:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Comprehensive benefits (including health, dental vision and employee assistance program)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan Eligibility
  • 401k with employer match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Annual paid volunteer day off
  • Fully climate-controlled environment
  • Professional growth opportunities
  • And more!

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