Director, Accounts Payable

Location: Chicago, IL

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Job Posted
Apr 10, 2024
Company: Green Thumb Industries

Company & Role Overview


The Role

This is a hybrid position that requires onsite work 2-3 days per week.


  • Directs the daily accounting operations with a heavy focus on the Accounts Payable team supporting the financial close process activities in accordance with GAAP and company policy
  • Manages and directs the core operations of the Accounts Payable department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department's goals and objectives
  • Assesses productivity of existing shared service functions and identifies opportunities to enhance value
  • Supports the development and refinement of accounting systems and related controls
  • Ensures a proper system of internal controls is established and maintained
  • Effectively communicates and collaborates cross functionally to ensure proper workflow and adherence to standard operating procedures and policies
  • Supports the external audit and review process as needed
  • Effectively communicates and collaborates cross functionally to assess and identify business and operational improvement opportunities along with implementing in an efficient and effective manner
  • Mentors, coaches, and develops employees through orientation, training, goal setting and communication while ensuring team engagement and morale


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and 10+ years of related experience
    • CPA preferred
  • 7+ years of direct management experience
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP accounting principles and internal control procedures and compliance
  • Highly motivated, self-directed, innovative and able to work independently or among teams with keen judgement, common sense and resourcefulness
  • Adapts and thrives in a demanding, fast-paced environment
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, non-verbal, written), with the ability to build relationships at all levels, both internally and externally
  • Possesses a high level of critical thinking and attention to detail and accuracy
  • Operates with a high level of professionalism and integrity, including dealing with confidential information
  • Adaptive problem solver who effectively navigates change and ambiguity; decides and acts without having the picture totally defined; appropriately changes strategy in response to new information

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Paid Time Off, Company Discounts, Flexible Time Off / Unlimited Vacation, Free Snacks / Drinks, Inclusive Environment, Life Insurance, Lunch & Learns, Paid Parental Leave, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, Work From Home / Remote

Working Environment

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About Green Thumb Industries

Calling all curious, collaborative, compassionate, boundary-pushing, trustworthy stewards: There’s a place for you.

Join us on our mission to promote well-being through the power of cannabis while giving back to the communities in which we serve.

People are everything at Green Thumb. Some of us nurture plants while others pore over legal documents or open new stores. A few things we have in common? We’re stewards of the plant, a happy and humble bunch and genuinely love what we do.