Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

$80,000 - $100,000 yearly
  • City of Albuquerque
  • Albuquerque, NM, USA
  • Oct 08, 2020
Full time Government

Job Description

Deputy Chief Administrative Officer UN

Salary: Depends on Qualifications

Job Type: Full Time

Department: CAO

Job Number: 2100411

Closing date: Continuous


Position Summary:

The Deputy Chief Administrative Officer position directly oversees the day-to-day operations of select City functions. Areas of responsibility may include high priority initiatives of the administration including economic development; technology and innovation; and youth activities.


Key attributes:

  • Leadership- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple teams or departments
  • Self-directed-Takes initiative to achieve goals.
  • Continuous and clear communicator- Has excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to both draft and edit legal documents; media; public communications. Adept communication to further work plans.


Minimum Education, Experience And Additional Requirements:

Master’s degree or juris doctorate from an accredited college or university (may be substituted with additional years of work experience); and


Five years of full-time employment including three years of public administration, criminal justice, government, non-profit or political organizational experience; and


To include three years of supervisory experience

Preferred Skills & Abilities

  • Possess effective administrative leadership skills
  • Balance multiple objectives and related tasks simultaneously
  • Problem solve in an orderly, creative manner
  • Excel in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Exercise sound judgement and act as a team player
  • Set a high level of accountability as the standard for oneself and staff.


400 Marquette N.W., Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87103

Contact: Melanie Lopez 505-768-3717