Just over 6,000 people work for the Council, making it one of the largest employers in the city.
The jobs they do range from social work to teaching Derby's children to engineering, lawyers, surveyors and environmental health officers.
The Council is currently split into three directorates and is led by Acting Chief Executive Christine Durrant.
Phone: 01332 642434
The Acting Chief Executive has responsibility for the overall delivery of services offered by the Council.
Corporate Resources includes all the professional services needed for the efficient running and good governance of the Council, such as finance, property, HR, legal, democratic services and customer services.
Strategic Director: Don McLure
Phone: 01332 643377
The People Services Directorate was formed on 1st September 2015 and brings together all our services for adults in need of support, children and families, learning and skills, and public health. We work closely with our partners to provide individuals and families with joined-up services that help them achieve the best outcomes.
Strategic Director: Andy Smith
Phone: 01332 643556
Communities and Place manage many of the services most visible to the public, such as waste collection and recycling, highways and traffic, leisure, culture, parks, environmental protection, community safety, licensing and regulation, planning and the regeneration and future development of Derby.
The Acting Chief Executive is responsible for the Communities and Place Directorate.