1310 West Ridge Road

PO Box 1720

Gainesville, Georgia 30503

(770)538-2626† Fax (770)538-2625

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Finance Department Vision Statement:† The Finance Department is a team committed to assist our employees, Revolving Loan Fund Clients and Communities with sincerity, loyalty, respect, and honor.  We pledge to offer quality innovative Financial and Human Resources Management services, thereby achieving sustainability and growth within the region.

 

The Finance Department oversees all financial aspects of the Georgia Mountains Regional Commission (GMRC).† The Finance Director has a close working relationship with the Executive Director, Department Heads, Audit and Finance Committee, federal and state agencies and local member governments.

 

Georgia Mountains RCís operating fiscal year is July 1 through June 30.† An annual Financial Budget and Work Scope are prepared by the Executive Director and Finance Director, who works closely with the GMRC Finance Committee and Department Heads for presentation in May to the GMRC Council at the regular monthly Council meeting for their review.† After the Council has reviewed the document, the Financial Budget and Work Scope is voted on and adopted at the June Council meeting for implementation July 1.

 

The Finance Department prepares monthly, quarterly, and annual fiscal reports in accordance with funding agency guidelines, maintaining accounting records and policies in accordance with applicable OMB circulars and federal and state guidelines.† An independent public accounting firm prepares an annual financial audit at the end of each fiscal year.† The annual financial audit after review and recommendation by the Audit and Finance Committee and Executive Committee is presented to the Council for review and approval prior to submission to appropriate funding agencies as stipulated to meet contract / grant compliance guidelines.

 

Committees/Boards/Partnerships

GMRC Finance Committee

GMRC Budget Committee

GMRC RLF Committee

Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)

Georgia Local Government Personnel Association (GLGPA)

Local Government Risk Management (LGRMS)

 

Links of Interest:

® Government Finance Officers Association

® State Accounting Office

® The Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts

® U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics (CPI)

 

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Human Resources/

Job Openings

Revolving Loan Fund

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FY18 GMRC Budget

 

Documents

Resources and Links

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FY17 GMRC Audit

FY19 GMRC Budget