Internal Auditor
Vancouver, BC

Job Summary

Zenabis is seeking an experienced Internal Auditor to join our Vancouver team. Reporting to the Manager, Risk and Controls, the Internal Auditor will work side by side with the Senior Internal Auditor to provide administrative support, conduct audit projects and other duties as directed by the Management. Additionally, the Internal Auditor will work collaboratively with business process owners bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluating the effectiveness of governance, risk management, and control. This position requires a basic audit, accounting, risk and control knowledge, effective communication skills, and a willingness to learn and work in a fluid, rapidly evolving environment.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the senior internal auditor to perform key NI52-109 activities
  • Assist with audit planning, create work programs, identify risks, establish objectives and scope of work
  • Execute the audit - including fieldwork, preparation of work papers, drafting preliminary audit issues, identify areas of potential improvement, develop practical recommendations that address root causes, and generate effective and reliable audit reports and presentations
  • Communicate audit status, findings and corrective actions to management at the local and corporate levels
  • Build and maintain cooperative and collaborative relationships with business and functional control owners
  • Perform timely follow-up on the status of outstanding internal audit issues
  • Keep abreast of new trends in our industry and continuously strive to learn about our businesses to develop a strong business acumen
  • Support the Manager, Risk and Controls with Annual Risk Assessment, Audit Plan drafting and the audit system implementation


  • A minimum of 2 to 3 years of internal and/or external audit experience
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • CPA and/or professional Auditing Certificate CIA
  • Knowledge of information systems and technology terminology, concepts and practices
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio
  • Experience in collecting and analyzing complex data, valuating information and systems, and drawing logical conclusions
  • Able to negotiate on issues with professionalism and problem solve
  • An active listener with superior verbal, written, and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of and skills in SOX, internal control, risk management and internal audit systems
  • Knowledge of the Cannabis Act and the industry is an asset


Commensurate with experience and qualifications

Security Clearance

Security Clearance may be requested for this position

Working Hours

Salaried Position: Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm

This position will require after hours or extended hours based on activity

Physical Requirements


Job Type: Full-time


  • Auditing: 2 years (Required)


  • CPA (Preferred)
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) (Preferred)