Government Director ( RD ) is in Germany , the official title of an official in the senior civil service in the federal or state government in the second grade post .
The position is paid with the salary group A 15 according to the federal salary order of the Federal Salary Act and thus corresponds to salary law of a lieutenant colonel or a frigate captain of the Bundeswehr .
Members of the higher non-technical administrative service have often completed a law degree at a university with the first legal examination and successfully completed a subsequent preparatory service ( legal traineeship ) with the second state legal examination and thus have the qualification for judicial office or have another university degree that qualifies for this career completed with a master’s degree and completed a corresponding subject-specific preparatory service (legal clerkship).
Service position in an authority
Government directors usually work as heads of units in large authorities and act as superiors of all employees in a unit . In smaller departments, however, you can also hold the position of deputy head of department or department head.
Promotion offices are senior government director (Ltd. RD) or ministerial councilor as well as posts in salary order B (e.g. ministerial councilor, ministerial director, ministerial director, president of an authority, etc.).
|Official title||abbreviation||Grade||Career group||education|
|Senior Government Director||LRD||A 16||higher service||master|
|Government director||RD||A 15|
|Upper Government Council||ORR||A 14|
|Government Council||RR||A 13 (entrance office)|
|Senior Government Councilor||ROAR||A 13||higher service||Bachelor|
|Government councilor||RAR||A 12|
|Government official||RA||A 11|
|Chief Government Inspector||ROI||A 10|
|Government inspector||RI||A 9 (entrance office)|
|Government Inspector||RAI||A 9||Medium Grade||Vocational training|
|Government Chief Secretary||RHS||A 8|
|Government Secretary||ROS||A 7|
|Government secretary||RS||A 6 (entrance office)|
|Chief magistrate||OAM||A 5||simple service||Semi-skilled|
|Magistrate||AT THE||A 4|
|Full-time assistant||HAG||A 3|
|Senior clerk||OAG||A 2 (entrance office)|