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Director, Financial Planning & Analysis

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Green Thumb Industries (Gti) Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 3 months ago

About Green Thumb Industries

Green Thumb Industries (GTI), a national cannabis cultivator, processor and dispensary operator, is dedicated to providing dignified access to safe and effective cannabis nationwide while giving back to the communities in which it serves. As a vertically integrated company, GTI manufactures and sells a well-rounded suite of branded cannabis products including flower, concentrates, edibles, and topicals. The company also owns and operates a rapidly growing national chain of retail cannabis stores called RISE dispensaries. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, GTI has eight manufacturing facilities and licenses for 59 retail locations across eight highly regulated U.S. markets. Established in 2014, GTI employs approximately 400 people and serves thousands of patients and customers each year. GTI was named a Best Workplace 2018 by Crain's Chicago Business. More information is available at

The Director, Financial Planning and Analysis is responsible for overseeing the operating budget for GTI. This includes designing and leading GTI's budgeting process, supporting cost-benefit analyses for major business decisions, and identifying opportunities for process and reporting improvement. This position will partner with executive management to develop and execute forecasts, budgets, and long term strategic plans. In addition, this position will provide financial consulting and strategic support to senior management including financial presentations, financial modeling & driving process improvement.


  • Independently identifying areas for financial improvement in all areas of the business

  • Partner with the Company executive team to review and develop strategies for the overall financial growth of the company and evaluate and advise on short and long-range integrated financial and operational planning

  • Leading cost-benefit analysis for major strategic initiatives

  • Responsible for accuracy of the financial statements and management reports for specific business units or function

  • Working in partnership with business and accounting management to meet reporting needs of the business

  • Reviews accounting results while preparing management reports and presenting results to senior management

  • Mentors, coaches, and develops employees through orientation, training, establishment of objectives, communication of policies and rules, and constructive discipline; builds morale and motivation.

  • Recommends enhancements and provides support required to enable process standardization and optimization


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics or a related field, MBA preferred

  • 10+ years of budgetary and financial analysis experience in a complex organization; Minimum 3 years in management function

  • Excellent analytic and financial modeling skills

  • Adapts and thrives in a demanding, start-up, fast-paced environment

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

  • Must understand and comply with the rules, regulations, policies, and procedures of GTI

  • Experience in diagnosing, isolating, and resolving complex issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems

  • Proven ability to make decisions without formal authority and the ability to meet schedules and/or resolve problems

  • Experience with analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions

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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Director, Financial Planning & Analysis

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Green Thumb Industries (Gti)