Deputy

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Temporary StatusPlay
Use 'deputy' to imply a temporary replacement, not a permanent role. SlideJanet was named the deputy CEO during Mr. Brown's medical leave.
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Authority TransferPlay
A deputy is granted the main person's authority when they are unavailable. SlideThe deputy director can sign off on the proposals this week.