Staff Accountant

Justice Grown - Medical Marijuana Company - Chicago, IL

Full-time

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Justice Grown is committed to providing patients with the highest quality legal, safe and effective cannabis products, services and resources available today. We focus on markets with high barriers to entry, and markets that are highly regulated, all which maximize our investment platform.

With our roots founded in social activism, our team shows a strong commitment to giving back to all local communities where we operate.

JOB OVERVIEW

Justice Grown is seeking a Staff Accountant to join our corporate team in our West Loop office in Chicago, IL. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting in reporting and reconciliation of accounting functions. This individual will analyze financial statements to find and resolve any discrepancies. Our ideal candidate must be a self-starter who is highly organized with great attention to detail.

CORE JOB DUTIES

  • All functions of accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger
  • Month-end closing and monthly financial reports
  • Reviewing financial statements and account analysis
  • Monitoring daily cash
  • Maintaining accurate records of all company owned assets and departmental expenses
  • Payroll and some HR functions
  • Assisting the Controller with special projects and other duties as assigned
  • Providing information to the external accountants and tax preparers.
  • Assembling information for external auditors for audits and reviews.
  • Complying with local, state, and federal government reporting requirements.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality of company information, financial or otherwise.
  • Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting with 2-4 years of progressive accounting/finance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • CPA desirable
  • Enjoys working in a start-up, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently in a highly organized manner
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications and have the ability to create and understand complicated spreadsheets.
  • Applicants who meet the above noted requirements should submit resumes, with salary history/requirements.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • State and Federal Background check
  • No criminal history

Job Type: Full-time

Justice Grown provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, disability or genetics. We value diversity, military service, and law enforcement experience. Compensation is competitive and will be commensurate with experience. Benefits are available.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50,000.00 to $60,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Accounting: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)