YOUR CAREER AS AN
Office managers lead teams of people and also have significant responsibility for the smooth running of all administrative processes within a business. This can be a very varied and challenging role. Duties could include:
- company administration, including reporting to senior management
- record keeping and information management
- managing staff
- contract management
- managing IT networks.
Business management qualification
Absence from home
A tertiary qualification in business management or administration will be valuable.
Office managers need to be supremely well-organised, excellent team leaders and communicators, and also be prepared to take significant responsibility. They are often the lynch pin of an organisation.
Office managers can, with experience and training, move into more senior management roles within companies.