Acquisition Management


The Office of Acquisition Management fosters a diverse workforce motivated by leadership, integrity and teamwork to deliver the services, assets, and systems that increase operational readiness, enhance mission performance and create a safer working environment.


Acquire and deliver high quality, and timely services, assets, and systems that support the Department of Commerce in executing missions effectively and efficiently.

Provide comprehensive and timely policy, guidance and oversight for acquisitions and grants that enable program offices to execute their missions.


Customer Service Improve overall customer satisfaction and increase our responsiveness, communication and cooperation with customers.
Resource Management Effective stewardship of available resources.
Business Processes Provide leadership, promote effective quality control and implement innovative and successful acquisition and grant processes and practices.
Learning and Growth Increase availability and access to information for strategic management, acquisition and grant decision making to prepare the workforce as partners for program success.
Policy Ensure acquisition and grant policy is developed and communicated effectively, timely and clearly.
Oversight Provide effective and timely oversight of Department programs, acquisition and grant activities.

Office of Acquisition Management
Office of the Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Secretary for Administration
Office of the Secretary
U.S. Department of Commerce

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This page was updated on September 14, 2011