Those that can, do. Those that can't, inspect. Congratulations on both the installation and troubleshooting, and welcome to the forums.
Kickplate was one option, but I don't like it. Don't like the sawtooth, either, but wonder if the straight cut is enough to stand on its own and withstand the abuses of a front door. Although the gap is only an inch, I was thinking I might need to do as much as 10 to make it look right. Unless i really try for a color match, but I don't think I have much hope there. I'd love to paint it, but the powers that be want it sanded and stained. Too much work, says I. So what, says they! Hence, a purposely dark wood.
Assuming the jamb is now straight I would cut off whatever was necessary from the top and bottom to return the door to square. From there you can glue and screw filler strips. You could tongue and groove or groove and spline the repair but with modern glues I don't think it's necessary.
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