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Chief Executives - 11-1011.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Determine and formulate policies and provide overall direction of companies or private and public sector organizations within guidelines set up by a board of directors or similar governing body. Plan, direct, or coordinate operational activities at the highest level of management with the help of subordinate executives and staff managers.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Chief Diversity Officer (CDO)
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Chief Nursing Officer
  • Chief Operating Officer (COO)
  • Executive Director
  • Executive Vice President (EVP)
  • Operations Vice President
  • President
  • Vice President

SOC Occupation Groups

11-0000 Management Occupations
11-1000 Top Executives
11-1010 Chief Executives
11-1011.00 Chief Executives

Related Occupations

Tasks

  • Administer programs for selection of sites, construction of buildings, or provision of equipment or supplies.
  • Analyze operations to evaluate performance of a company or its staff in meeting objectives or to determine areas of potential cost reduction, program improvement, or policy change.
  • Appoint department heads or managers and assign or delegate responsibilities to them.
  • Attend and participate in meetings of municipal councils or council committees.
  • Conduct or direct investigations or hearings to resolve complaints or violations of laws or testify at such hearings.
  • Confer with board members, organization officials, or staff members to discuss issues, coordinate activities, or resolve problems.
  • Coordinate the development or implementation of budgetary control systems, recordkeeping systems, or other administrative control processes.
  • Deliver speeches, write articles, or present information at meetings or conventions to promote services, exchange ideas, or accomplish objectives.
  • Direct human resources activities, including the approval of human resource plans or activities, the selection of directors or other high-level staff, or establishment or organization of major departments.
  • Direct non-merchandising departments, such as advertising, purchasing, credit, or accounting.
  • Direct or conduct studies or research on issues affecting areas of responsibility.
  • Direct or coordinate activities of businesses involved with buying or selling investment products or financial services.
  • Direct or coordinate activities of businesses or departments concerned with production, pricing, sales, or distribution of products.
  • Direct or coordinate an organization's financial or budget activities to fund operations, maximize investments, or increase efficiency.
  • Direct, plan, or implement policies, objectives, or activities of organizations or businesses to ensure continuing operations, to maximize returns on investments, or to increase productivity.
  • Establish departmental responsibilities and coordinate functions among departments and sites.
  • Implement corrective action plans to solve organizational or departmental problems.
  • Interpret and explain policies, rules, regulations, or laws to organizations, government or corporate officials, or individuals.
  • Make presentations to legislative or other government committees regarding policies, programs, or budgets.
  • Negotiate or approve contracts or agreements with suppliers, distributors, federal or state agencies, or other organizational entities.
  • Nominate citizens to boards or commissions.
  • Organize or approve promotional campaigns.
  • Prepare budgets for approval, including those for funding or implementation of programs.
  • Prepare bylaws approved by elected officials and ensure that bylaws are enforced.
  • Prepare or present reports concerning activities, expenses, budgets, government statutes or rulings, or other items affecting businesses or program services.
  • Preside over or serve on boards of directors, management committees, or other governing boards.
  • Refer major policy matters to elected representatives for final decisions.
  • Represent organizations or promote their objectives at official functions or delegate representatives to do so.
  • Review and analyze legislation, laws, or public policy and recommend changes to promote or support interests of the general population or special groups.
  • Review reports submitted by staff members to recommend approval or to suggest changes.
  • Serve as liaisons between organizations, shareholders, and outside organizations.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Advise others on legal or regulatory compliance matters.
  • Analyze data to assess operational or project effectiveness.
  • Analyze data to inform operational decisions or activities.
  • Analyze impact of legal or regulatory changes.
  • Communicate organizational policies and procedures.
  • Confer with organizational members to accomplish work activities.
  • Coordinate special events or programs.
  • Coordinate with external parties to exchange information.
  • Develop organizational policies or programs.
  • Direct administrative or support services.
  • Direct financial operations.
  • Direct organizational operations, projects, or services.
  • Direct sales, marketing, or customer service activities.
  • Draft legislation or regulations.
  • Implement organizational process or policy changes.
  • Liaise between departments or other groups to improve function or communication.
  • Manage construction activities.
  • Manage human resources activities.
  • Negotiate contracts for transportation, distribution, or logistics services.
  • Prepare financial documents, reports, or budgets.
  • Prepare operational budgets.
  • Prepare operational progress or status reports.
  • Prepare staff schedules or work assignments.
  • Present information to the public.
  • Promote products, services, or programs.
  • Represent the organization in external relations.
  • Resolve employee or contractor problems.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Command Master Chief (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Commander (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, ABM (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Bomber (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, C2ISREW (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Fighter (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, General (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Helicopter or EWO (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, RPA (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Special Operations (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Tactical Airlift (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Tanker (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Commander, Trainer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • CWO - Boatswain, Aviation (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Boatswain, Surface (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • General Officer (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)
  • General Officer (Army - Commissioned Officer only)
  • General Officer (Marine Corps - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Deck, Aviation (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Deck, Surface (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Engineering Duty Officer - Ship Engineering (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Special Duty - Merchant Marine, Deck (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • RL - Special Duty - Merchant Marine, Engineering (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Services (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Services Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Services Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Services Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Services Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Services Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • URL - Submarine Warfare (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • URL - Surface Warfare (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Wing Commander (Air Force - Commissioned Officer only)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Alcohol-and-Drug-Abuse-Assistance Program Administrator
  • Assessor-Collector, Irrigation Tax
  • Business-Enterprise Officer
  • Chief Warden
  • Chief, Fishery Division
  • Commissioner, Conservation of Resources
  • Commissioner, Public Works
  • Community-Services-and-Health-Education Officer
  • Deputy Insurance Commissioner
  • Director of Vital Statistics
  • Director, Aeronautics Commission
  • Director, Agricultural Services
  • Director, Arts-and-Humanities Council
  • Director, Classification and Treatment
  • Director, Compliance
  • Director, Consumer Affairs
  • Director, Correctional Agency
  • Director, Council On Aging
  • Director, Employment Research and Planning
  • Director, Employment Services
  • Director, Field Representatives
  • Director, Financial Responsibility Division
  • Director, Institution
  • Director, Labor Standards
  • Director, Law Enforcement
  • Director, Licensing and Registration
  • Director, Medical Facilities Section
  • Director, Regulatory Agency
  • Director, Revenue
  • Director, Safety Council
  • Director, State-Assessed Properties
  • Director, Translation
  • Director, Unemployment Insurance
  • District Customs Director
  • District Customs Director, Deputy
  • Economic Development Coordinator
  • Election Assistant
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Executive Secretary, State Board of Nursing
  • Federal Aid Coordinator
  • Fire Chief
  • Foreign-Service Officer
  • Harbor Master
  • Housing-Management Officer
  • Manager, Bakery
  • Manager, Brokerage Office
  • Manager, Cemetery
  • Manager, City
  • Manager, Department
  • Manager, Department Store
  • Manager, Office
  • Manager, Regulated Program
  • Park Superintendent
  • Police Chief
  • Police Commissioner I
  • President
  • President, Educational Institution
  • President, Financial Institution
  • Program Manager
  • Relocation Commissioner
  • Roads Supervisor
  • Secretary of State
  • Superintendent, Recreation
  • Superintendent, Sanitation
  • Superintendent, Schools
  • Supervisor
  • Supervisor, Liquor Stores and Agencies
  • Traffic-Safety Administrator
  • User Representative, International Accounting
  • Vice President
  • Welfare Director
  • Wildlife Agent, Regional