Cost Accounting Manager

Finance United States


Position at Ayr Wellness



Company Description 

AYR Wellness is a publicly traded, multi-state cannabis company with more than 85 dispensaries. We are one of the largest scale producers of high-quality cannabis in the U.S., and our purpose is to be a force for good. People are at the heart of everything we do, and we are passionate about bringing progress and positive changes to our communities, our industry, and our world.   

Our talented and reliable team members are the foundation of our business and investing in exceptional talent is paramount to our success. The key to building a culture where everyone can thrive starts and ends with our teams. Their collective courage and kyndness sets AYR apart. Your career growth at AYR is limitless, and we believe in creating an environment where everyone can flourish and win together. 

Job Summary 

In this role, the Cost Accounting Manager will be responsible for ensuring accuracy and integrity of financial data related to inventory, costing, absorption and variance analysis.  

Duties and Responsibilities   

  • Analyze manufacturing costs and prepare regular reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs.
  • Document new business processes establishing standard operating procedures.
  • Forecast increases/decreases in production – substantiate these forecasts in costing file.
  • Train, review, analyze with business partners on the results and outcomes of standard cost variances on monthly basis
  • Foster the involvement of end users outside of the cost accounting team.
  • Provide management with reports that specify and compare factors that affect prices and profitability.
  • Perform annual/quarterly inventory valuation
  • Assist with quarter-end reviews and year-end audits, including internal controls testing (SOX 404), particularly where it relates to the supply chain and inventory areas
  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting with a minimum of 2-4 years’ experience
  • Solution oriented, nimble, and proven ability to change course swiftly.
  • Advanced knowledge of mathematics and statistics with an understanding of organizational accounting concepts and strong financial analysis skills
  • Ability to identify and analyze business issues, developing and recommending solutions.
  • Experience with Power BI strongly preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities - Competencies 

Business Acumen - Possess a combination of knowledge and skill collected through experience; knowledgeable about key business issues and how to apply that knowledge in creating a remarkable experience; confident in taking action informed by past experiences that delivered a favorable outcome. 


AYR Wellness is committed to the policy that all persons have equal access to employment. We strongly encourage applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and the LGBTQ+ community, regardless of age, gender, religion, marital or veterans’ status.