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Porträt vom Leiter des operativen Bereichs, Controlling, Statistik Rudolf KnorrSource: BAMF | Amory Salzmann

Rudolf Knorr has headed operations at the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees since 1 January 2017. He has been responsible for controlling and statistics since back in October 2016.

Rudolf Knorr worked in a variety of positions in the higher intermediate service for the Federal Employment Agency (BA) from 1967 to 2002. Amongst other things, he was a vocational guidance counsellor as well as heading the Administration Directorate-General. On completing the procedure for promotion into the higher service, he held various senior roles at intermediary authority level in Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia, and later headed the Administration Directorate-General for Berlin-Brandenburg.

Rudolf Knorr, who has a degree in Public Administration, has been working at the BA’s head office since 2002, where he held various senior posts in Finance/Controlling and headed the Governance/Controlling implementation project. He went on to direct the Governance/Implementation of Book III of the Social Code (SGB III) until 2008, whilst at the same time being the authorised representative with full power of attorney for unemployment insurance on the Executive Board.

Rudolf Knorr directed the Governance/Implementation of Book II of the Social Code (SGB II) from 2008 to 2012, whilst at the same time being the authorised representative with full power of attorney for basic security benefits on the Executive Board at head office. He was subsequently appointed as director for Controlling/Finance until September 2016.

Rudolf Knorr was born in 1952.

Date 10 January 2017

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