Manager, Fixed Assets - Kanata, Ottawa, ON, Canada

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The Company

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

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

The Opportunity

 

Reporting to the Director, Accounting Operations, the Manager, Fixed Assets is responsible for the financial oversight of Canopy Growth’s fixed assets, including its wholly owned subsidiaries.

 

In this challenging role, you will develop detailed and efficient close processes, streamline reporting, work cross functionally and maintain overall responsibility of fixed assets. The role requires someone who is both technically savvy and used to working in an operationally heavy fixed asset environment.

 

The Manager will at times be required to interface with senior operational managers across the Company. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead fixed asset process related to month-end close including: expense accruals, amortization, deposits, collaborating with business partners, recording of monthly journal entries, reconciling of balance sheet accounts and internal/external reporting

  • Directing and supervising the Fixed Assets operations; preparing and reviewing all annual and monthly final reports; establishing practical fixed asset inventory procedures

  • Develop and monitor the compliance of capitalization and purchasing policies and make recommendations to improve policies and processes

  • Develop and implement process improvements, internal controls, and processes to achieve efficiencies

  • Develop, create and monitor a system of controls, procedures and forms for the recording of fixed assets

  • Conduct periodic reviews of the fixed asset schedule to determine timely and accurate dispositions

  • Proactively pursue business issues that impact the fixed assets and evaluate the situation for acceptable solutions. Propose resolution to management and other affected areas/departments

  • Prepare audit schedules relating to fixed assets and respond to internal and external auditors on their inquiries

  • Fixed Asset Manager will be required to manage a staff of 2

  • Other duties as assigned.

Experience and Background

  • A minimum of five years’ managerial experience in accounting with a CPA, designation.  Experience managing Fixed Asset team – an asset

  • Superior spreadsheets skills and strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel

  • Knowledge of Sage X3 and Netsuite or similar software is a plus,

  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and standards relating to Fixed Assets

  • Ability to lead a team in a constantly changing environment

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are a must

  • Ability to interact with all departments and levels throughout our organization

  • Leadership, managerial skills and experience are a must

  • Excellent time management skills, ability to prioritize and multitask

Other Details 

 

This is a full-time position based out of the Kanata office. The position will require travel between Canopy Growth’s locations across the country.

Note: The chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete background and reference checks.

We appreciate the interest by all candidates however we will be contacting those that best fit the requirements. All resumes will be maintained 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 on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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