Staff Accountant

Website CanopyGrowth Canopy Growth Corp.

Legalization has opened up the recreational cannabis market in Canada, and the global demand for medical cannabis continues to expand. In this exciting new environment, Canopy Growth’s mission is to be the No. 1 cannabis company in the world. We’re looking for incredible people to join us on the journey.

The Company

With millions of square feet of licensed cannabis production and operations spanning five continents, Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) is the largest legal producer of cannabis in the world. It is a listed company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (WEED), the New York Stock Exchange (CGC), and is part of the S&P Composite Index. Its wholly owned subsidiaries — including its flagship, Tweed, and international medical companies operating under the Spectrum Therapeutics brand — are leading producers of legal, regulated cannabis.

Headquartered in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canopy Growth recognizes that employees are at the core of its success, and takes pride in a corporate culture that emphasizes inclusiveness, collaboration, and diversity. Our employees come from a wide range of backgrounds, each bringing their own unique skills and talents to the table, working together to continue and increase our incredible momentum of growth.

The Opportunity

Reporting to the Manager, Fixed Assets and under the direction of Senior Accountants the Staff Accountant will be a part of a superior finance function building within Canopy Growth, including its wholly owned subsidiaries.  This individual will be a detail-oriented person who can work independently and in collaboration with the finance team.

 Responsibilities  

  • Preparing and processing journal entries
  • Maintains finance ledgers by verifying and posting transactions
  • Perform various general ledger reconciliation
  • Prepare ad hoc analysis
  • Data entry of key financial data records into ERP system
  • Aid and support senior finance staff
  • Other duties as assigned

Experience

  • 3 + years of accounting experience
  • Strong excel skills and ERP skills
  • Ability to organize/prioritize workload
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to exercise tact and discretion
  • Strong work ethic and proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Bilingualism an asset 

Other Details

This is a full-time position based out of Kanata, ON.

We appreciate the interest from all candidates, and promise to review all applications, but we will only be contacting those who best fit the requirements. If you don’t hear from us, don’t fret; every resume we get is kept in our database for six months for consideration in future searches for talent.

Canopy Growth welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

One last note: the chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete background and reference checks.

Thank you so much for your interest in Canopy Growth.