Cannabis Financial Controller (Specialist) NorthStar Financial Provider Group, Los Angeles, CA

Northstar Financial Consulting Group is a leading accounting and financing company servicing the cannabis market. Northstar serves as a monetary group to cannabis business throughout the vertical, offering accounting, accounting, controllership, and CFO services. Northstar is seeking to include another controller to the group.

Position Summary:

The Cannabis Financial Controller will be an expert with strong accounting and analytical abilities to be accountable for the business’s accounting and a range of monetary functions consisting of the month-end close, hands-on daily accounting operations (G/L and A/P), accounting research study, systems executions and procedure enhancements. The Financial Controller is anticipated to operate at a high level of competence and proficiency and utilize sound judgment while producing constant outcomes. Have the capability to monitor accounting personnel, while still being associated with the daily information. Issue resolving and effort, with a strong desire to examine, examine, and willpower are necessary aspects for success in this position.


  • Maintain extensive understanding of state and federal Cannabis financing guideline
  • Carry Out all Expense Accounting (stock techniques, basic costing, expense tracking, and so on)
  • Implement policies, treatments, and processes as considered suitable to make sure monetary and regulative compliance
  • Manage and preserve a chart of accounts; make sure efficient management of basic journal publishing and regular monthly account reconciliations; evaluation journal entries needed to show the regular monthly activity Maintain internal controls and safeguards for invoice of income, expenses, and spending plans. Supervising processing of A/P, stock and preparation and processing of payroll
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and yearly monetary declarations, perform/review monthly/quarterly account reconciliations, and total regular monthly close treatments
  • Evaluation and/or preparation of regular monthly journal entries and supporting schedules/reconciliations consisting of locations such as accruals and A/P, payroll, bank, stock, prepaids, repaired properties, earnings tax, and charge card. Prepare analysis that help CEO in the decision-making procedure
  • Bank Accounts/Cash Accounts and Order procedure management
  • Take part in constant procedure enhancement to improve, file and automate procedures in addition to boost internal controls
  • Work carefully with outdoors tax preparation, consulting, and independent auditor relationships
  • Accountable for all the time at day accounting activities


  • Prior Cannabis Accounting experience needed
  • 5+ years public accounting/cannabis market experience operating in accounting
  • Need to have strong Expense Accounting background
  • BA/BS in Accounting, Financing or associated field
  • Certified Public Accountant license extremely chosen, however not needed
  • Strong capability to fulfill and go beyond due dates
  • Handle several products simultaneously and fulfill and go beyond expectations
  • Experience with ERP systems chosen, however not needed
  • Experience with a Stock system chosen, however not needed
  • Strong organizational abilities


  • Remote Specialist or Specialist Position


  • Strong attention to information with exceptional interaction and organizational abilities
  • Able to multi-task and handle clashing concerns while dealing with issues rapidly
  • Able to respond to alter proficiently and manage other necessary jobs as designated

Task Types: Full-time, Part-time, Agreement

Pay: $120,000.00 annually


  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 factors to consider:
Totally Remote


  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)


  • Accounting: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Microsoft Excel: 5 years (Preferred)

Agreement Length:

  • More than 1 year

Agreement Renewal:

Work Area:

  • Totally Remote

This Task Is Perfect for Somebody Who Is:

  • Trustworthy– more dependable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented– takes pleasure in communicating with individuals and dealing with group jobs
  • Detail-oriented– would rather concentrate on the information of work than the larger photo
  • Achievement-oriented– takes pleasure in handling difficulties, even if they may stop working
  • Autonomous/Independent– takes pleasure in dealing with little instructions

Business’s site:


Work From Another Location:

COVID-19 Preventative measure( s):

  • Remote interview procedure
  • Virtual conferences

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