Administrative management

Administrative management encompasses work in a variety of departments and organisations

As a manager of administrative services, you’re likely to be managing a team of staff in an office environment

Working life

The Institute of Administrative Management states that: 'Anyone involved in the planning, co-ordinating, directing, or controlling aspects of a business can be considered an administrative manager.'

Roles in administrative management

There are a variety of managerial roles working in administration. Here are some examples:

Administration manager

In this example role, you’d be:

General office manager

In this example, you would

Office manager

In this role within a large hospital trust , you would:

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