FINANCIAL ANALYST

Pure Sunfarms is a vertically integrated, large-scale, low-cost supplier of high-quality cannabis to the Canadian adult recreation market, headquartered in Delta, BC. As a 50/50 joint-venture of Village Farms and Emerald Health Therapeutics, Pure Sunfarms is backed by one of North America’s leaders in high-tech greenhouse growing.

We are trail blazing this industry with some serious clout – and by serious, we mean a 30-year track record of operating mega-scale greenhouses. We are led by a team of seasoned executives along with a team of cultivation experience from around the world. Let’s just say - we are building and operating on a whole new level.

Here is where you come in as a Financial Analyst. You are ace at creating extremely detailed and important financial modeling that will be used to make executive decisions. You don’t get stuck in the day-to-day though, you always maintain an outlook for long-term strategy.  Not only are you analytical in nature, you are detail-oriented and inquisitive…have more questions?  Of course you do, please read on.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Define financial situation by completing quantitative analyses.

  • Analyze current and past trends in key performance indicators including all areas of revenue, cost of sales, expenses and capital expenditures

  • Monitor performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance

  • Evaluate optional plans by identifying outcomes and potential returns.

  • Assist in Long-term cash projections.

  • Recommend financial actions by assessing options in relation to organization goals.

  • Report on financial performance and assist in the preparation for regular leadership reviews

  • Work closely with the accounting team to ensure accurate financial reporting and decision support.

  • Increase productivity by developing automated reporting/forecasting tools.

  • Perform market research, data mining, business intelligence, and valuation comparables.

  • Identify and drive process improvements by creating standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and Excel Dashboards.

  • Assist in preparing financial reports by collecting, formatting, analyzing, and explaining information.

  • Support the FP&A Manager in the continued development of Budgeting, Financial Forecasting, Operating Plan and Modeling tools.

  • Protect operations by keeping financial information confidential.

  • Assists in the development and monitoring of long-term financial models.

  • Perform ad hoc analysis for executives as required.

  • Other duties as determined by the FP&A Manager, based upon the requirements of the company.

We are essentially a start-up, rolling up our sleeves to build something bigger than ourselves. Other duties may arise from time to time/most of the time and as a team, we look to support each other.

YOUR BRAND AND STORY

We already know you are creative problem solver who excels at financial analysis, modeling, and forecasting, but we want to know more about your story and experiences. You are good at the following:

  • 3+ years of business finance or other relevant experience

  • High proficiency with financial modeling and techniques

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics degree

  • CPA or CMA is preferred. 

  • Strong analytical and data gathering skills

  • Good business acumen

  • Experience with ERP and Consolidation systems; Previous ERP implementation experience a plus.

  • Ability to interpret various financial/fiscal reports, bank statements, journal entries, and ledgers sufficient to prepare reports, resolve issues/problems, or explain entries

  • Highly organized; highest standards of accuracy and precision

  • Ability to communicate and articulate effectively with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to think creatively

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work and meet deadlines

  • Ability to exercise professional judgment and decision-making.