Assistant to the Director (Business and Support)

Department/Agency of position: 
City of Kansas City General Services Department
Location of position: 
Kansas City, MO
Wage/Salary: 
$5,719 - $10,262/Month
Date Posted: 
Monday, March 16, 2020
Closing Date: 
Monday, March 30, 2020
Job Description: 

Full-time position available with KCMO’s General Services Department, Risk Management Division, 414 E. 12th St. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Assists with the development of citywide risk management policies, procedures and controls through consultation with division heads on administrative and business activities, and programs. Assists with and advises department or division heads on citywide administrative and business activities. Reviews budget estimates, special reports and proposals, prepares drafts of proposals, makes reports on completed projects and City programs. Assists in the formulation and oversees the implementation of long range administrative and business programs for Risk Management. Assists as the department director by assignment. Assists with officials and other representatives of governmental agencies, consulting firms, and contractors on problems relating to projects being proposed or in progress. Speaks before professional and civic organizations on the various phases of the City’s programs. Designs citywide programs for the purchase, manufacture, and disposition of raw materials and final products. Develops and implement citywide marketing plans, public relations, advertising, client relations, contract negotiations; and information systems management. Performs related duties as required.

REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business or public administration or other appropriate disciplines and 8 years of experience in varied public or private sector programs, including 4 years of progressively responsible, administrative and supervisory experience in a business setting. Application deadline; March 30, 2020.

Apply online at www.kcmo.gov/jobs. EOE.

The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.