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Accounting Manager



Accounting & Finance, Sales & Business Development
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Saturday, June 22, 2024

Terramera is accelerating the transition to biological-based crop protection. Our unique formulation platform combines machine learning design, over 350 patents for active-ingredient delivery and stability enhancement, and rapid prototyping capabilities to bring high-performance biological products to market faster and more cost-effectively than ever before. Terramera is looking for driven individuals, passionate about changing the agriculture paradigm. Join us as we work together to ensure an Earth that thrives and provides for everyone.

The Accounting Manager is responsible for owning all aspects of finance activities including financial reporting, cash management, budgeting, cost variance analysis, day-to-day operations, payroll and stakeholder relations.


Reporting to the VP, Finance, the Accounting Manager will work closely with other members of the Finance team, as well as liaise with internal stakeholders across the Company.


  • Perform month-end and prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements in accordance with US GAAP
  • Prepare annual budgets and perform cost variance analysis to budgets for management
  • Manage cash forecasts and prepare cashflow reports
  • Lead to complete annual audits and tax returns
  • Calculate monthly inter-company charges
  • Prepare and submit government filings including GST and PST
  • Oversee AR/AP and supervise Accounting clerk for day-to-day operations
  • Oversee payroll and timely submit payroll related filings including WCB, EHT, and T4
  • Review and improve finance processes and policies as required
  • Support preparing board meeting materials
  • Perform other related duties in keeping with the purpose and accountabilities of the job


  • Bachelor’s in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • CPA designation preferred
  • 5+ years of related Accounting experience
  • 3+ years in a leadership role
  • Experience with SAP, Quickbooks, and/or Netsuite preferred, but not required


  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proactive in anticipating shifting priorities and objectives
  • Ability to multitask while effectively performing under pressure, while adhering to strict deadlines
  • Excellent organizational and project coordination skills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion
  • Open-minded and independent
  • Team player


  • Based on-site in Vancouver, B.C. Hybrid working is encouraged to maximize work-life balance.


  • Full time, Permanent

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Terramera is a safe, inclusive workplace for people of all backgrounds and walks of life. We strongly encourage you to apply if you are from a marginalized or underrepresented group.