The ADD assists city and county governments in establishing sound purchasing procedures and provides assistance with uniform financial reporting to counties, cities and special districts. The ADD also provides training and assists with special projects and reports.
The ADD has the role of providing technical assistance to local units of government in personnel and general administration. The work tasks related to personnel management include providing a management system that includes organizational structure, classification, compensation, fringe benefits, rules and regulations, and general management.
The ADD offers assistance in cash investment management and assists in preparing ordinances with occupational taxes.