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Open the Door to New Opportunities and Flexibility! 

At JenKat Consulting, you'll find we practice what we preach. Just as we help our clients leverage best practices and cloud technology to maximize opportunities for success, flexibility, and advancement in their industries, you'll experience those same benefits as a part of the JenKat team!  

The following are just a few of the benefits and options we offer:

  • Flexible schedules - full-time and part-time

  • Work-from-home (for team members who meet company requirements for this option)

  • Networking, philanthropy and education budget

  • Performance-based compensation

Current Openings

Senior Accountant/Business Technology Specialist

 

JenKat Consulting is seeking a professional, detail-oriented Senior Accountant to act as the lead technology professional on our team, leading all technology initiatives from implementation, onboarding and financial clean-up engagements, to implementations and special projects for existing clients, as their work with us progresses.

 

Position Objectives:

  • Creates each new project and project tasks in the firm’s client management system

  • Set up new client technology accounts

  • Set project goals and target dates; creates and implements action plans; and evaluates the process and results

  • Completes technology conversion from other accounting software solutions to QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions or QuickBooks Online

  • Sets up 3rd party technology accounts for new clients

  • Sets up client payroll, merchant service, and other connected services for clients

  • Completes QuickBooks data file catch-up and clean-up projects

  • During the sales process, reviews client QuickBooks files using the internal file review procedures, noting issues that might impact engagement pricing, either for initial projects or ongoing services

  • Makes changes/additions to client technology solutions as needed, to accommodate job-costing or other reporting enhancements

  • Works with our technology solutions partners to support the timely and accurate completion of client and firm projects

  • Researches technology solutions and appropriateness for use in the firm and with clients, when requested

  • Delegate appropriate tasks to Client Service Representative, and track progress through to completion

  • Assist with or lead the completion of client support requests, supporting the client support team, as needed

  • Ensures all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and budget

  • Management of resource availability (both internal and 3rd party vendors) and allocation for each project

  • Identify and implement process improvements to increase efficiency and effectiveness

  • Ensures the Client Implementation Guides are updated and maintained 

  • Delivers exceptional client interaction experiences via all means of communication, such as telephone, webcam, email and instant messaging

 ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Progress toward completion of the CPA exam (strongly preferred) or MBA

  • Current QuickBooks Desktop and Online Advanced Certification, or commitment to becoming certified within required timelines.

  • Commitment to becoming certified in other 3rd party software solutions and services used in the firm and/or with our clients, within required timelines

  • “Expert level” proficiency in software solutions used by the firm and/or with our clients, in cases where certification may not be offered, within required timelines

  • Superior time management skills. Effectively prioritize while working with employees, clients and management, often at once.

  • Understanding of financial reports and supporting transactions, in order to verify the accuracy of client catch-up and clean-up project work. 

  • Ability to review project work scopes, quantities, costs, and accuracy of specifications for completeness

  • Keen ability to effectively oversee multiple clients and/or companies simultaneously

  • Proven ability to consistently meet deadlines

  • Work effectively in a team environment with the strong ability to establish and maintain collaborative working relationships 

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Strong work ethic – “whatever it takes” attitude

  • Must be organized and work well under pressure. Ability to assess situations to determine the importance, urgency and risks, and make clear decisions which are timely and in the best interests of the organization.

  • Confident in one’s abilities and able to work independently, with minimal direction

  • Comfort level using webcam and virtual meeting software as means of communication, both internally and with clients

 

Key Competencies:

  • Punctual

  • Flexibility

  • Adaptability

  • Customer service orientation

  • Teamwork

 

If commitment, curiosity, excellence and vigilance strike you as more than words, then perhaps, we should talk!

 

We are proud to offer competitive compensation, flexible work arrangements, and much more. If you are a dedicated team player that can continue our commitment to client service and are looking to move your career forward, please email your resume to careers@jenkatconsulting.com.

 

JenKat Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer