Being an Office Manager is a great way to become a vital and valued member of a team and Glasgow's rich culture and entertainment scene makes it a buzzing place to live.
Office Managers have the vital task of ensuring that the office runs smoothly and is maintained to a high standard. Day-to-day responsibilities include ordering office supplies like IT equipment, tables, chairs, etc., to making sure maintenance staff are called when there is an issue. Depending on the size of the company, Office Managers often work with other members of staff like Office Administrators and Secretaries to organise team events and office parties. You will also be responsible for monitoring the office's expenditure and managing budgets, as well as encouraging and arranging staff development and training.
To succeed as an Office Manager you must be extremely organised and be able to prioritise large workloads effectively. You also need to have excellent communication skills due to dealing with a variety of different staff members and external clients. You need to have great computer skills, be able to work accurately and have brilliant teamwork skills.
Working as an Office Manager in Glasgow you can expect to earn around £21,000 per year.