Industry Sectors

Facilities Management .

Career Progression, Discover Your Future

Work Description

Office managers plan, organise and co-ordinate the activities and resources of offices within commercial, industrial and other non-governmental organisations and public agencies. (National and local government office managers are classified to unit group 3561: Public services associate professionals.)

Qualification

Entry will usually require GCSEs/S grades but is possible with other academic qualifications and/or relevant experience. Professional qualifications are available in some areas of work.

Job Tasks

plans work schedules, assigns tasks and delegates responsibilities; advises on the handling of all correspondence and enquiries relating to accounts, sales, statistical and vacancy records; ensures that procedures for considering, issuing, amending and endorsing insurance policies are adhered to; plans, organises and co-ordinates the activities and resources of other offices not elsewhere classified including box offices, other ticket offices and accommodation bureaux.

Related Jobs

Manager, admin Manager, administration, sales Manager, administration Manager, agency, ticket Manager, booking Manager, branch Manager, branch Manager, copyright Manager, court Manager, crews, train Manager, delivery Manager, district, census Manager, district Manager, district Manager, document Manager, documentation Manager, hall, church Manager, office, box Manager, office, delivery Manager, office, delivery Manager, office, insurance Manager, office, printing Manager, office, sales Manager, office, sorting Manager, office Manager, office Manager, practice Manager, processing, shift Manager, records Manager, registry Manager, reprographics Manager, service, witness Manager, services, office Manager, support, business Manager, telephone Manager, typing Manager, warranty Manager 

Estimated Pay

Information on weekly pay (average, median and decile) is taken from a combination of two sources: the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE); and the Labour Force Survey (LFS) (both conducted by the Office for National Statistics (ONS)). ASHE is widely regarded as the most reliable source of information on Pay and Hours, however it does not include information on pay by qualification as well as some other characteristics (such as self-employment).

Unemployment Data

The level and rate of UK unemployment for this career path measured by the Labour Force Survey (LFS) as a percentage, using the International Labour Organisation's definition of unemployment.

Projected Employment Levels

Estimated Hours

Work Description

Office supervisors oversee operations and directly supervise and coordinate the activities of those carrying out general administrative and clerical work and performing specialist administrative and clerical duties in relation to finance, records, sales and other services to a variety of commercial, industrial and other non-governmental organisations and public agencies.

Qualification

There are no formal academic entry requirements, though GCSEs/S grades are advantageous. Entrants will normally have significant relevant work experience and may require professional qualifications in some areas.

Job Tasks

directly supervises and coordinates the activities of office staff; establishes and monitors work schedules to meet the organisation’s requirements; liaises with managers and other senior staff to resolve operational problems; determines or recommends staffing and other needs to meet the organisation’s requirements; reports as required to managerial staff on work-related matters.

Related Jobs

Assistant, senior Clerk, chief Clerk, grade, higher Clerk, head Clerk, supervising Clerk-in-charge Controller, office Controller of typists Executive, postal Executive, support, sales Foreman, progress Head, section Leader, section Leader, section Leader, section Leader, shift, computer Leader, team, administration, sales Leader, team, administrator, sales Leader, team, census Leader, team, payable, accounts Leader, team, preparation, data Leader, team, receivable, accounts Manager, route Officer, executive Overseer Superintendent, office Superintendent Supervisor, administration Supervisor, clerical Supervisor, coding, clinical Supervisor, commercial Supervisor, control, credit Supervisor, credit Supervisor, distribution Supervisor, district Supervisor, facilities Supervisor, import Supervisor, office Supervisor, pools, football Supervisor, pricing Supervisor, progress Supervisor, purchasing Supervisor, QA Supervisor, team, preparation, data Supervisor, warranty Supervisor 

Estimated Pay

Information on weekly pay (average, median and decile) is taken from a combination of two sources: the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (ASHE); and the Labour Force Survey (LFS) (both conducted by the Office for National Statistics (ONS)). ASHE is widely regarded as the most reliable source of information on Pay and Hours, however it does not include information on pay by qualification as well as some other characteristics (such as self-employment).

Unemployment Data

The level and rate of UK unemployment for this career path measured by the Labour Force Survey (LFS) as a percentage, using the International Labour Organisation's definition of unemployment.

Projected Employment Levels

Estimated Hours

© 2021 GetMyFirstJob Ltd.

Your first steps into the world of work for Apprenticeships, Degree Apprenticeships, Work Experience & Graduate Jobs