Business Manager or Agent

Moderate
Growth
N/A Avg
Pay/Week
43.4 Avg
Hours/Week
23,800
Workers
Very High Skill
Required
80.9% Full-Time
Share
48 years
Avg Age
62.1%
Female

WHAT'S IT ALL ABOUT?

Corporate Services Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the overall administration of organisations.

Common tasks include:

  • providing high level administrative, strategic planning and operational support, research and advice to senior management on administrative matters such as staff management, financial planning, facility management and information services
  • developing and managing the organisation's administrative, financial, physical and staff resources
  • developing and implementing administrative, financial and operational procedural statements and guidelines for use by staff in the organisation

A skill level equal to a Bachelor Degree or higher is needed to work in this job. Workers normally have at least 5 years of relevant experience instead and are more likely to have an Advanced Diploma/Diploma qualification.

Top skills required:

  • Active Listening - Listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions.
  • Coordination - Changing what is done based on other people's actions.
  • Monitoring - Keeping track of how well people and/or groups are doing in order to make improvements.
  • Social Perceptiveness - Understanding why people react the way they do.
  • Speaking - Talking to others.