Sr. Director of Extraction and Manufacturing

New York, New York | Full-Time

Job viewed40,267times

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Business or another relevant field
  • 10+ years senior level experience within Cannabis
  • Knowledge of Cannabis cultivation, extraction and manufacturing
  • Operated in a multi-state large scale cannabis environment

Additional Qualification:

  • Post-secondary education preferred
  • Expert understanding of cannabis extraction and manufacturing
  • Demonstrable strategy and execution capability
  • Experience of leading and motivating a high-performance Team
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements for operating facilities
  • Excellent leadership, communication and people management skills
  • Financial budget planning, analysis and reporting skills
  • Ability to write business reports and undertake presentations
  • Ability to collaborate and work as a Team in a matrix organization
  • Strategic planner
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Operates with a bias for action and a sense of urgency
  • Strong decision making and judgement skills
  • Advanced analytical and modelling skills
  • Ability to meet the physical demands of the job



  • Strategic Definition – Define and implement the extraction and manufacturing strategy aligned with the Company's and Operations vision and direction.
  • Operational Execution – Plan, organize, direct and manage the optimized day-to-day extraction and manufacturing activities in order to exceed our customers' expectations and achieve business objectives.
  • End-to-End Manufacturing Operations – Manage end-to-end extraction and manufacturing activities ensuring all deliverables are met including:
    • Standardize extraction and manufacturing methods and systems that deliver world class product capability with the goal of minimizing cost, increasing productivity and upholding quality and consistency at each Facility
    • Lead product manufacturing commercialization, ensuring the consistent delivery of high-quality products with efficient production methods
    • Define all extraction and production procedures, including the standards at a State or National level
    • Oversee and support the setup and operation of the extraction lab
    • Oversee various extraction methodologies as well as required post-processing output
    • Develop workflow optimization and schedules ensuring high-quality yields
    • Develop and maintain extraction operations by defining and implementing operational policies
    • Manage SOP definition, capacity planning, critical equipment, plant capability, resource planning etc
    • Own critical equipment needs and standardize and implement across all Facilities with appropriate governance and control on suppliers, cost and maintenance programs
  • SOP Standardization – Support all State Facilities in implementing a standardized approach to extraction and manufacturing ensuring consistent workflow optimization.
  • Compliance – Oversee and ensure compliance with all company standards and requirements.
  • Functional Alignment – Ensure alignment with other key Stakeholders as required.
  • Performance Definition – Define and implement relevant performance targets to maximize manufacturing performance in key areas including costs, volume, service and product quality.
  • Continuous Improvement – Implement a continuous improvement program to resolve underlying issues impacting performance and deliver improvement across the operation.
  • People Leadership – Recruit, lead, manage and coach a high-performance Team both at the center and provide support to State Cultivation and Manufacturing Facilities fostering an environment of knowledge, performance continuous improvement.
  • Relationship Management – Build engagement and alignment across the extraction and manufacturing community.


Acreage Holdings is a vertically integrated, multi-state owner of cannabis licenses and assets in the U.S. We deeply believe in the transformational power that cannabis has to heal and change the world. Our mission is to champion and provide access to cannabis' beneficial properties by creating the best quality products and experiences.

Acreage Holdings, Inc.
Acreage Holdings, Inc.
HQ: New York, New York

Acreage is a vertically integrated, multi-state operator of cannabis licenses and assets in the U.S.

Company size: 200

  • Salary
  • Career Level
  • Degree
  • Experience
  • Job Type
  • Attractive
  • Executive
  • Degree Preferred
  • 10+ Years
  • Full-Time
More jobs at Acreage Holdings, Inc.

Subscribe to our newsletter

The latest news, articles, and resources, sent to your inbox weekly.

© 2020 THCNET®. All rights reserved.