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Accountant/Bookkeeper Cannabis

New York
Bachelor Degree 4 Year

March 6, 2024 marked the beginning of the job opportunity for the Accountant/Bookkeeper Cannabis role, which will close on June 3, 2024. This job is in New York, but it's a remote position that provides the freedom to work from any location in the world as long as you can deliver on your responsibilities. You have the possibility to negotiate your salary with the employer based on the company's approach to technology and digital transformation. Take some time to think about whether full time work is what you're looking for. A minimum of 48 months of experience in the same field is necessary to be eligible for this job.

**Position: Remote Accountant/Bookkeeper for Cannabis Retail Dispensary

****Location: Remote (Must be authorized to work in New York, USA)


Evergreen Retail is a leading cannabis retail dispensary in New York, dedicated to providing high-quality cannabis products and exceptional customer service. We are committed to compliance, excellence, and innovation in the fast-growing cannabis industry. As we continue to expand our operations, we are looking for a skilled Accountant/Bookkeeper to join our remote team.

**Role Overview:**The Accountant/Bookkeeper will play a crucial role in managing the financial records of our company, ensuring compliance with New York State cannabis regulations, and supporting our financial decision-making processes as the business grows. This position requires a high level of accuracy, reliability, and understanding of the unique financial aspects of the cannabis industry, including the start up of accounts and structure.

**Responsibilities:**- Maintain accurate financial records and prepare financial reports in compliance with New York State cannabis laws and regulations.- Manage accounts payable and receivable, including processing invoices, payments, and reconciliations.- Assist with budget preparation, financial forecasting, and cash flow management.- Ensure compliance with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherenceto requirements, and advising management on needed actions.- Collaborate with the management team to implement and improve financial policies and procedures.- Prepare and submit tax filings and ensure timely payment of all tax obligations.- Work closely with external auditors during financial and operational audits.


- Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field OR equal work experience.

- Proven experience as an accountant or bookkeeper, preferably in the cannabis industry or a related field.

- Strong understanding of accounting principles and financial reporting.

- Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks) and Microsoft Office Suite.

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- Excellent analytical, organizational, and communication skills.

- Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy and integrity.

- Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks in a remote environment.- Knowledge of cannabis laws and regulations is required

Evergreen Retail offers a dynamic and supportive work environment where you can grow your career in the exciting cannabis industry. We offer competitive salaries, flexible remote work options, and opportunities for professional development.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Contract

Pay: $25.00 - $35.00 per hour


  • Flexible schedule

Experience level:

  • 4 years

Application Question(s):

  • How many years of cannabis related accounting experience do you have?

Work Location: Remote

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