Senior Cost Analyst

Green Thumb Industries

Chicago, IL, USA

Full time

Sep 13

The Role 

As a Senior Cost Analyst at Green Thumb, you will be responsible for supporting accounting operations on our Finance team.  There are complexities to the manufacturing and production operations and it’s imperative that you understand all components from start to finish.  This is no ordinary environment, you are an intrapreneur and will flex your accounting muscle to help scale our growing business. Negative attitudes are not tolerated here at Green Thumb. Bring your moxie and let's make it happen. 


Plan, Study, and collect data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labor and overhead. 

Analyze data collected and record results 

Analyze changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided to determine effects on cost 

Analyze actual manufacturing costs and prepare periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs 

Record cost information for use in controlling expenditures 

Analyze audits of costs and prepare reports 

Make estimates of new and proposed product costs 

Provide management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services. 

Responsible for maintaining BOMs, variance analysis, and consolidated reporting 

Oversee processing and payment of vendor invoices 

Special projects and ad-hoc reporting as required 

Assist in month end close of the General Ledger 

Conduct physical inventories and monitor cycle count program 

Reconcile finished goods, raw material and packaging inventory 

Collaborate in cross-functional capacity to meet business needs 

Conduct ad hoc analyses, special projects, and other duties as assigned   


Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or Business-related field, Master’s Degree or CPA certification, preferred  

3+ years experience in cost accounting within CPG or manufacturing 

Advanced proficiency in MS Excel and MS Office required 

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, start-up, 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 

Positive attitude and solution-oriented mindset 

Strong prioritization and time management skills 

Operates with a high level of professionalism and integrity, including dealing with confidential information 

Additional Requirements 

Must pass any and all required background checks  

Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry

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