Owner’s Representative City of Johns Creek, Georgia

Location
Johns Creek City Hall
12000 Findley Road
Suite 400
Johns Creek, Georgia 30097

Duration
March–October 2016

Reference
Warren Hutmacher
City Manager
12000 Findley Road
Suite 400
Johns Creek, Georgia 30097
678-512-3327
warren.hutmacher@
johnscreekga.gov

Financial Management Support Services
City of Johns Creek

To meet a critical need during staffing transitions, JAT provided comprehensive financial management support services for the City of Johns Creek, Georgia. A JAT professional served as Interim Accounting Manager and performed high-level Finance Director tasks as directed by City Management and City Council until the city filled these vacant Finance Department positions.


JAT’s manager was responsible for supervision and training of accounting staff, working with city departments on financial matters, providing oversight of day-to-day operations within the Finance Department, and preparation for the annual financial audit.

In addition, JAT’s manager performed tasks as needed for City Management and City Council to assist with cash management, budget compliance, and internal financial reporting.

JAT responsibilities included:

  • Preparation of financial reporting and cash flow projections for presentation to City Council
     
  • Monitoring of compliance with budgets and working with departments to resolve issues
     
  • Supervision of Finance Department staff and performance of employee evaluations
     
  • Review of accounts payable check runs and optimizing process efficiency
     
  • Management of city’s general ledger
     
  • Preparation of schedules, work papers, and internal control documentation for annual financial audit
     
  • Close collaboration with staff to foster an environment of professional development