SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

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 Senior Accountant. You’re an ambitious go-getter with strong organizational skills and attention to detail. You enjoy working with numbers and are looking for a rewarding and challenging career opportunity with room to grow in a team of talented, results-driven professionals. embrace challenges and effectively respond to changes in working environments.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Prepare and record asset, liability, revenue, and expense entries by compiling and analyzing account information.

  • Performing monthly balance sheet, income statement and changes in financial position/budget variance analyses.

  • Conduct monthly and quarterly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance.

  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.

  • Ensure adherence to IFRS.

  • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule.

  • Producing error-free accounting reports and present their results.

  • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status.

  • Review and recommend modifications to accounting systems and procedures.

  • Support month-end and year-end close process.

  • Direct internal and external audits to ensure compliance.

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 driven by the ever-changing needs of project delivery, but we want to know more about your story and experiences. You are good at the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance;

  • Minimum of 5 years of full cycle accounting experience, preferably in agriculture or manufacturing industry;

  • CPA or CMA designation an asset;

  • Thorough knowledge of general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process;

  • Experience with IFRS and the compilation of financial statements with note disclosures;

  • Organizing and prioritizing your work to meet deadlines and can adapt to unexpected priorities;

  • Communication is always top of mind, with ‘who’ and ‘how’ comes naturally;

  • Collaborative but know how to set boundaries for effective results;

  • Strong attention to detail;

  • Able to develop solid working relationships;

  • Strong leadership skills;

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.