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Architect of the Capitol retains JDG to conduct Chief Administrative Officer search

The Architect of the Capitol (AOC) is proud to be ranked as one of the Best Places to Work in the Federal Government. Their employees are passionate about AOC’s mission to serve Congress and the Supreme Court. AOC, a legislative branch agency, is the recognized authority on the preservation, maintenance and construction of the world’s most iconic treasures and buildings on Capitol Hill. Tracing its beginnings to the laying of the Capitol cornerstone in 1793, the AOC is responsible for the operations and care of more than 18.4 million square feet of facilities, 570 acres of grounds and thousands of works of art. The Capitol campus is home to 30,000 daily occupants and hosts more than 3 million visitors annually.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer (COO), the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) is a key member of the AOC’s executive leadership team providing strategic, tactical and administrative support to AOC’s mission to serve, preserve and inspire. The CAO provides customer-focused organizational oversight and leadership of the administrative support organizations and functions of the AOC, including information technology, human capital management, acquisition and material management, curatorial administration of historical assets, records management and other business support functions.

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