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Owner’s Representative
City of Johns Creek, Georgia

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

Duration
March – October 2016
May 2018 – February 2019

Reference
Kimberly Greer
Assistant City Manager
678-512-3345
kimberly.greer@johnscreekga.gov

Award
2018 Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting


Financial Management Support Services
City of Johns Creek, Georgia

 To meet a critical need during staffing transitions, JAT provided comprehensive financial management support services for the City of Johns Creek. In 2016, a JAT professional served as Interim Finance Director responsible for oversight of the Finance Department, performing high-level financial management tasks, as directed by City Management and City Council, until the city filled the vacant position. In 2018-2019, a JAT professional served as Interim Accounting Manager, directed by City Management and City Council, until the city filled 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/review of schedules, work papers, and internal control documentation for annual financial audit

  • Close collaboration with staff to foster an environment of professional development