Are you ready to make a difference? 

KGC is a world-class Scottsdale-based consulting firm specialized in the renewable energy space. Our clients are primarily private equity groups that hire us to help manage their renewable energy business. We provide a suite of services including outsourced accounting, consulting, and financial reporting to our clients.  

Our firm is a strong and active advocate of charities and ongoing team development, education, and work/life balance.  Together, we make a difference by helping clean energy businesses through technology, efficiency, industry expertise, and teamwork. 

Challenges

  • Handle complex accounting and operational issues
  • Manage international operations including foreign exchange translations
  • Deal with non-accountants (operations management) which requires great inter-personal communication skills to get needed supporting data
  • Manage multiple consolidations in the ERP and Accounting System
  • Manage external auditors

Actions/Responsibilities

Each client has a Client Service Team. Each team member will handle a certain number of the client’s businesses and has substantial authority.

To succeed must be:

  • Self-motivated/accountable
  • Team player
  • Problem solver as new issues arise constantly because the renewable energy industry is dynamic and growing
  • Committed to excellence
  • Care about client and fellow team members

Results

Assigned companies must be closed within deadlines in an audit-ready format – this requires Teamwork!

Success is measured:

  • By the number of companies, which will vary in complexity that you could manage, with no significant errors and within the deadline.
  • Innovative suggestions to improve efficiency
  • Building stronger client and team member relationships
  • Growing and learning
  • Ability to assist senior managers outside of the close period

Qualifications

  • Available to work one day from the office, for weekly meetings, the other 4 are hybrid can be office or from home
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting and CPA (or CPA Eligible with at least education requirements fulfilled)
  • At least 2 years of recent audit experience with a Big 4 accounting firm (or national firm), or equivalent experience in corporate accounting
  • Must be IT proficient
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of US GAAP and internal controls is required

KGC CORE VALUES 

  • Teamwork, coaching & teaching: We believe that we are better together than solo.  A genuine desire to help one another drives the success of our Firm, Clients and Community.  Individual talent might win a game, but teamwork wins championships.  
  • Resiliency: we can adapt in real-time to changing needs so that we may provide peace of mind in a chaotic world.  We are continuously flexible and thrive in rapidly changing circumstances.  
  • Can do attitude: we are fearless and always ready to tackle the challenge at hand. 
  • Caring: we genuinely care.  We are kind, courteous and seek to understand the views and feelings of others.  We are empathetic. 
  • Excellence: we are committed to personal and professional excellence. 
  • Innovation: individually and collectively, we are always seeking a better way. 

KGC BENEFITS 

Our firm is a strong and active advocate of local businesses and nonprofits, as well as ongoing staff development, education, and work/life balance.  We are delighted to offer:  

  • Hybrid remote position (Phoenix metro area required for weekly in person meetings) 
  • Flexible work environment (including optional time off each 3rd Friday of the month)  
  • Competitive salaries 
  • Company 401k match 
  • Paid vacation + paid holidays 
  • Employer paid benefits: medical, dental, vision, short- and long-term disability  

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