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From: Rosalyn.Alleman.CTR(a)dot.gov [mailto:Rosalyn.Alleman.CTR@dot.gov]
Sent: Tuesday, February 07, 2012 8:20 AM
Subject: SES Vacancy Announcement - RITA - Deputy Director, Bureau of Transportation
The Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA) in the U.S. Department of
Transportation is seeking a dynamic executive to serve as the Deputy Director, Bureau of
Transportation Statistics. The Deputy Director is responsible for guiding the
Bureau's programs, as described in the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient
Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users of 2005, under the direction of the
Secretary of the Department, and the RITA Administrator and Director of the Bureau.
As such, this executive will support the Director in leading the transportation data
compilation, analysis and statistical programs of the Bureau, and its related research and
development activities. The Deputy Director's responsibilities will be to manage and
direct the operations of the Bureau to ensure the quality of the programs in developing
statistical guidelines, statistics and data systems that provide effective information on
the status, performance, trends and impacts of transportation nationwide.
The individual filling this position needs to be a dynamic leader with fresh ideas and
strong background in transportation and statistics. Furthermore, the individual we are
seeking must have proven executive skills commensurate with a position at this level
including, but not limited to, excellent interpersonal, communication, and planning
skills; and extensive experience in managing resources (financial and human) in a large
multi-disciplinary organization. While not required, executive experience in the
Department/Federal government and an advanced technical degree are desirable.
If you know someone who has the qualities described above and who may be interested in
learning more about this challenging position, please encourage them to apply for this
vacancy. We want to attract a diverse pool of candidates from within and outside the
government who can bring strong executive skills to the position. The vacancy
announcement can be found at http://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/305933100
Thank you for your assistance.