Planit


Office Manager

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Office managers make sure that offices run smoothly. They organise and supervise the work of staff in the office. They are sometimes known as administration managers.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Starting salaries for office manager jobs tend to be in the range of £19,000 to £24,000 a year. Experienced office managers in large organisations may be able to earn up to £35,000 a year or more.

Conditions

Workforce Employment Status

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Getting In

Workforce Education Levels (UK)

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Job Outlook Scotland

Employment

Unemployment

Percentage of workforce registered as unemployed (Scotland)

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Job Outlook Scotland and UK

  Scotland
2019
13477
0.7 %
RISE
2024
13565
  United Kingdom
2019
194405
2 %
RISE
2024
198253

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What Does it Take?

You should be able to:

You should have:

Training

Getting On

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Institute of Administrative Management (IAM)
Tel: 01952 797 396
E-mail: info@instam.org
Website: http://www.instam.org/
Twitter: @IAM_1915
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/instam.org

Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM)
Tel: 01543 266867
E-mail: customer@i-l-m.com
Website: http://www.i-l-m.com
Twitter: @ILM_UK
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ilmuk1

Instructus Skills
Tel: 01536 738631
E-mail: info@instructus.org
Website: https://www.instructus-skills.org
Twitter: @InstructusSkill

Instructus Skills (formerly Skills CFA) is the UK’s leading cross-sector apprenticeship authority and skills sector body. They ensure that apprentices learn the skills that employers need, from business skills to engineering to e-commerce.

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