Department Deputy Director, Senior
The City of Richmond, Department of Procurement Services is seeking to fill a Deputy Department Director, Senior position. Under general direction, the Deputy Department Director, Senior plans, manages, and directs the unit responsible for the procurement of goods and services. Incumbent will provide assistance to the department director in setting the strategic direction and management oversight the Procurement Services department, and ensures implementation of Mayor and City Council goals, policies, and performance expectations. Incumbents make interpretive decisions on behalf of the organization regarding the means for executing the goals established by the Director, subject to available technology and resources. Such interpretive decisions provide context for the work to be accomplished by the subordinates supervised. Incumbents are typically assigned to serve as Director in the absence of the Director.