Job Description

Posted on: 
May 19, 2022


In Swedish, FIKA is often translated as “a coffee and treat break”, but it is much more than that. It is a culture, a state of mind, and a powerful concept. One that encourages you to pause and enjoy the everyday beauty in life.

FIKA is redefining cannabis retail with a considered approach for the modern cannabis consumer. We embrace a new identity that is sophisticated, stylish and shameless.

We are seeking out purpose driven and passionate people who embrace the FIKA Vision & Values. Our FIKA Family Members come from many backgrounds; united by an authentic motivation to create warm & welcoming environments where people can connect.

If you join our team you will live our values:

Build Up + Breathe + Belonging + Bring Yourself

Currently we are looking to add an Accountant to our team. This position is a fixed-term 16 month contract.

In this role you will be:

Supporting our accounting (A/P & A/R), reporting, and general ledger functions. You will perform data entry, reconciling of accounts, creation & tracking of invoices, processing employee expenses, and setting up of payments for approval.

Supporting our financial reporting, including month-end financial close procedures and updating of Profit & Loss Reports and timely financial statements.

Supporting our budgeting and requisition requests, record transactions in the appropriate class of assets in the GL and reconcile approved budgeted backups with the GLs.

You will thrive in this role if you:

  • Are excited to build something from the ground up.
  • Have an entrepreneurial mindset and are self-motivated; action oriented and able to support a variety of responsibilities.
  • You’re an effective and professional communicator with all stakeholders.
  • Embrace a positive outlook, see the positive in people, situations, and events and persistence in pursuing goals despite obstacles and setbacks.
  • Operates with quality in mind through attention to detail, accuracy, & completeness, never missing a crucial detail.
  • Ability to manage in an environment of change and ambiguity while maintaining outcome focus.

Qualified candidates:

  • Have a minimum 3 years’ experience in a bookkeeping or junior accounting role, ideally in a multi-unit retail environment or equivalent.
  • Have post-secondary education in Accounting and/or Finance. CPA in progress is a definite asset.
  • Have exceptional organizational and follow-through skills, never missing a deadline
  • Able to leverage technology; skilled in Quickbooks and MS Office, with advance Excel skills.

Selection process:

Interested candidates are invited to apply by submitting their resume. Selected candidate will be provided a full job description and be invited to a video interview.

FIKA welcomes everyone and is an equal opportunity employer. If you need accommodation to participate in our selection process, please contact us at \


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