The Deputy Secretary of the District is located in the Office of the Secretary, Office of the Senior Advisor. The incumbent provides strategic planning, direction and management control of staff activities in order to meet the organizational goals and objectives. Responsibilities require the incumbent to deal with the complex day-to-day operations carried out by the staff of the Office of the Secretary. The incumbent is also responsible for developing, coordinating, directing and administering the offices budget and personnel efforts.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
REQUIRED SKILLS AND BACKGROUND
There is a legal requirement that each new appointee to the Excepted Service either: (1) be domiciled in the District of Columbia at the time of appointment; or (2) establish District domicile within one hundred eighty (180) days of appointment. The law also requires that Excepted Service employees maintain District domicile during the period of the appointment. Failure to maintain District domicile during the period of the appointment will result in forfeiture of employment.