Cost Accountant

Job description


Valens is currently seeking a Cost Accounting ninja to join their company.  


Valens’ industry leading extraction techniques are used to create oils for a variety of cannabis producers and a versatile range of cannabis products. Whether it’s medical or recreational, local or international, they’re pursuing meaningful growth, extraction and testing to bring purposeful cannabis to market. 

The Cost Accountant plays a critical role within the organization by overseeing and tracking inventory and associated costs to ensure timely and accurate financial reporting. Main responsibilities of this role include:

  • Determining and analyzing costs for all areas of the organization including labor, material, and overhead 
  • Preparing monthly inventory and costing reports for management review
  • Conducting physical inventory counts and reconciliations with system reports
  • Working with the operations team to ensure reliable costing for new product development
  • Assisting the controller with other accounting responsibilities including processing semi-monthly payroll, compiling information for auditors, and preparing sales invoices


The Cost Accountant will possess the following qualifications:

  • 1-3 years’ experience in a cost accounting role, ideally in a manufacturing setting
  • Degree or Diploma in Business with a focus in Accounting/Finance
  • CPA Designation or student would be preferred
  • Accounting experience in a public company setting will be considered an asset
  • A creative mind with an ability to suggest improvements

 If you are excited about the above description and are confident you can contribute to Valens’ success, please apply online now.

We thank all candidates for their interest in this role. Please note that only those considered for an interview will be contacted.