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Accounting Systems Implementation Lead

KDG Allentown, PA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
KDG is looking for an experienced accountant with a love for technology to join our team as an Accounting Systems Implementation Lead. Do you have a passion for helping clients unlock value in their organizations? Do you want to create an amazing customer experience for them by making their mission your own? Here at KDG, we are so much more than a technology provider. We’re a true business partner that strives to open new doors for our clients through expert consulting, trusted communication, and high-quality technology solutions in development, design, and security. And we’re growing quickly! We are looking for innovative and humble people to join our team to help grow our business and improve our service.
KDG provides the opportunity for you to challenge yourself professionally while balancing your priorities away from the office. A company is only as good as the people in it, and we firmly believe that happy team members are the foundation for our success. That’s why you’ll find generous benefits and a stable work environment unmatched by any other Lehigh Valley company. If you want to work in a culture that empowers entrepreneurial thinking, dedicates itself to flawless customer experience, and always provides opportunities for employees to learn, grow, and succeed, then it is time for you to discover KDG.
Your Job
As the Accounting Systems Implementer, you are expected to have a deep knowledge of accounting  and modern accounting software. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with strong technical understanding, excellent communication and social skills, and is deeply passionate about delivering quality results to our clients. 
In this role, you will be expected to lead and execute projects including:
* Accounting software conversions - Projects include reviewing current books and making recommendations for cleanup, executing on those recommendations, and managing a conversion process.
* Project Management - To guide the software conversions, or new implementations, you’ll need the skill sets to not only determine what needs to be done, but be the driving force behind execution and implementation
* Accounting advisory - Projects include:* Prepare and examine accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports
* Develop and analyze reporting for business operations and budgets
* Perform non-tax audits, ensuring adherence to standard requirements
* Utilize software automation to create new processes to improve financial efficiency
* Report analysis and findings to management teams
* Perform basic bookkeeping and GL maintenance
* Provide a qualified opinion for financial system development best practices

The right candidate for this role would be an outgoing and passionate customer service advocate with a strong attention to detail. The candidate will need to be able to manage multiple projects and keep them progressing forward while coordinating with other team members for deliverables. Having an understanding of the total business process - from estimating through cash collection - and having knowledge in how operations impact accounting and software use is a key to success.  Candidates should be well versed quickly and efficiently using modern technology. This role is perfect for a dynamic self-starter with strong analytical skills who has experience delivering excellent customer service in a fast-paced environment. There will be no tax preparation at all as part of this role.
To be considered, candidates must meet the following criteria:
* Background in accounting with a minimum of 5 years of experience required. Public Accounting experience preferred.
* Deep knowledge of Quickbooks, Quickbooks Online, and (preferably) Sage/Zoho Books.
* Ability to lead projects and see them through to their completion with detailed communication along the way.
* Experience in software development, project management, or planning preferred.
* Experience in manufacturing and ERP systems preferred.
* Strong problem solving, organizational, and prioritization skills required.
* Strong attention to detail.
* Strong sense of personal accountability.
* Superior verbal and written communication.
* Ability to work in Allentown, PA office or in US home office
Why KDG?
KDG is a high-technology consulting firm and business processes company based in Allentown, PA. For nearly 20 years, we have provided expert-level technology advisement and execution on behalf of our clients in the areas of business, government, healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and education. We believe strongly in developing solutions that build value within an organization, and our depth of industry experience has afforded us the amazing privilege of working with some extraordinary organizations while aiding in their growth, mission, and success. It’s long been our vision to be the business services company that people cheer for and, since our founding, we’re well on our way, having been recognized as IT Department of the Year by the American Business Awards, a Lehigh Valley Business of the Year finalist, a leading Philadelphia area software developer by, and a Forbes Small Giants finalist. 
Our strong team made up of a diverse array of professionals committed to a series of shared values is key to this success. If you too live your life following the values below, you’ll be a perfect fit for our company, our culture, and our clients:
* We believe in thorough and transparent communication that builds lasting relationships among both team members and clients. 
* We ask questions, we follow through on our promises, and we deliver predictable results every single time. 
* We sweat the details, no matter how small. It is this careful attention that makes the difference between good work and great work. 
* We honor and respect everyone we work with, no matter their gender identity, religion, race, beliefs, sexual orientation, or abilities.
* We recognize that we can never be excellent until we’re both humble and vulnerable. Making a mistake is simply an opportunity for growth. 
What we offer our employees:
* Competitive salary
* An open books company with employee profit sharing
* 100% company-paid benefits for employee and family 
* Generous paid vacation, sick leave, personal days, and holidays 
* Dollar for dollar 401k company match
* Weekly training and development sessions
* Workplace and schedule flexibility
* Employee-driven social committee
* Donations to your favorite charity
How Do I Apply?
To be considered, all applicants must submit the following:
* An updated resume
* Brief cover letter describing why you meet the qualifications. 
* Salary expectations
We are interested in every qualified candidate who is legally authorized to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.  This is a US based position.
Applicants who meet the initial qualifications will be contacted for a phone interview.
If you are selected to receive an offer of employment with our company, your employment may be contingent upon the successful completion of work references and other background checks.
We realize that it takes time and effort to go through our application process and we thank you for considering applying for this position. We kindly ask for no emails or phone calls as a means to further your application process. These efforts will not enhance your opportunity for consideration and we are not equipped to respond to these requests. We thank you in advance for your adherence to this request.
Thank you for your interest in our position. We appreciate the time you have taken to apply with us.  
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