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secretary

 [sek´rĕ-tar″e]
a person employed to do clerical work such as handling of correspondence, keeping of files, and similar duties.
unit secretary ward clerk.
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FILLM should investigate American sites for some of its activities: websites, administrative functions such as secretaryships and treasurer positions, publishing activities.
And, as the ultimate blow to the concept, many of the assistant secretaryships for administration ultimately went to political appointees too, chosen by the usual criteria and serving for the usual short tenure, and often with limited vision as to what the improvement of management could accomplish.
With this in mind Governor-General Symes began his administrative reforms by abolishing the secretaryships of economic development and health in the Central Government in Khartoum and transferring their functions to the office of the civil secretary who, by 1937, became the head of the political and civil services.