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Job Number: 2170587

Chief Financial Officer - Cannabis company in MI

One of the fastest growing cannabis companies in Michigan is seeking a CFO to strategize acquisition and organic growth. If you like getting your hands dirty and want to become part of a company with award winning brands, please send your resume. Last year in Michigan, cannabis sales reached 1.3 billion, and this year will exceed 2 billion. This company is seeking a financial leader to help them dominate the market.

Job Description

You will be responsible for all leading the accounting and finance department, and providing the necessary financial reporting to help the Executive Team in making key decisions. The ideal candidate will be a talented leader that can strategize, buildout and scale-up the accounting and finance department to handle the growth of the company.

Responsibilities and expectations include:

· Partner with division leaders on budgets and financial management

· Play a key role in M&A and acquisition activity

· Develop performance metrics that can drive positive changes for all areas of the company (executive team, marketing, sales, business development, engineering, project management, production, finance, HR, IT/tech support, etc.).

· Establish procedures for enhancing internal controls and segregation of duties.

· Ensure accurate cash flow procedures, compliance, and forecasts.

· Provide accurate budgets and monitoring of performance against plan.


Consumer packaged goods or cannabis industry is preferred.

· Have at least 7 years strong operational and finance leadership in a similar position.

· M&A and public company experience preferred

· CPA and/or MBA preferred

· Have excellent computer, ERP and Excel skills.

· Be highly resourceful, self-motivated, have exceptional communications skills and be able to guide, coach and direct individuals to achieve their objectives.

· Possess great organization and time management skills.

· Have a knack for learning quickly and maximizing available resources.

· Have quick problem-solving skills and logical decision-making abilities with creative solutions.


About Higher Growth Search:

If you are looking for a cannabis job, Higher Growth Search can help you find the right opportunity to grow your career at no cost to you. Our cannabis recruiters grew up in cannabis culture and know the business from the ground up. And because we're a highly trusted, in-the-know business partner to cannabis companies of all sizes, we know which organizations are hiring and which will be the right fit for you.

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