Corperate Accountant

Tilray Leamington, ON 2022-09-19 Full-time
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Corporate Accountant – Leamington, ON About Tilray Brands Inc. Tilray Brands is a leading global cannabis-lifestyle and consumer packaged goods company with operations in Canada, the United States, Europe, Australia, and Latin America that is changing people's lives for the better – one person at a time – by inspiring and empowering the worldwide community to live their very best life by providing them with products that meet the needs of their mind, body, and soul and invoke a sense of wellbeing. Tilray's mission is to be the trusted partner for its patients and consumers by providing them with a cultivated experience and health and wellbeing through high-quality, differentiated brands and innovative products. A pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, and distribution, Tilray's unprecedented production platform supports over 20 brands in over 20 countries, including comprehensive cannabis offerings, hemp-based foods, and alcoholic beverages. Looking to develop your career at the forefront of a rapidly expanding industry? Job Summary: This is an exciting opportunity for an accounting professional looking to join a rapidly growing, publicly traded company as a key member of the accounting team. Reporting to the local manufacturing and production facility's Controller, the Corporate Accountant will help lead the monthly corporate close activities, along with preparation and execution of intercompany transactions, inventory reconciliations and inventory costing. Responsibilities also include supporting the financial statement audit/review, SOX internal control compliance, consolidated cash forecasting, and additional ad-hoc duties as required. Role and Responsibilities:

• Assist in leading the monthly, quarterly, and annual close process for the accounting team. Prepare and review journal entries and account reconciliations in areas including leases, inventory, debt, prepaids, and accruals

• Monitor and analyze accounting data for accuracy and compliance with GAAP, while also providing meaningful analysis on operating results to key stakeholders around the business

• Assist with government filings and reviews/audits for accounts such as excise duty, sales taxes, and payroll remittances

• Identify and implement process improvements to help reduce time to close and automate manual tasks

• Support Controller in the preparation for and management of annual financial statement audits, quarterly reviews, and SOX internal control audits

• Prepare ad hoc analyses and complete other assignments as necessary Qualifications and Education Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field

• CPA preferred

• A minimum of 3-5 years of relevant accounting experience

• Ability to demonstrate technical knowledge and understanding of US GAAP and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements and controls, preferred

• Strong technical skills in some of the following is desirable: leases, revenue recognition, debt, and equity accounting

• Possess exceptional interpersonal and communications skills. Candidate must be able to work effectively in a distributed team environment across multiple locations around the world

• Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, high-growth environment and effectively manage competing priorities

• Must possess strong problem-solving skills and the ability to learn quickly by doing

• Strong time management and organizational skills

• Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office products required. Experience with a large ERP system highly desirable Tilray Brands welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace