What is it like working as an Office Manager?
Office Manager in Oakland:
Pros: Flexible hours, multi-tasking in different areas: human resources, financial management, marketing, administration.
Office Manager in Long Beach:
"Absent Owner = Chaos and Stress."
Pros: I do it well, and knowing that I do a good job gives it some meaning.
Cons: Owner leaves the majority of the work in my lap, requires decisions go through him, but makes himself unreachable therefore unable to communicate effectively.
Office Manager in West Jordan:
Pros: The flexibility of my job, the people I work with, and the responsibilities that are given to me.
Cons: Having patient's yelling at me.
Office Manager in Gig Harbor:
"Work flexibility, I like the owners."
Pros: Where I work the environment and the flexible schedule for my situations with my children and everything that is going on in my life right now.
Cons: I think I should be paid more for all that I do and the communication between employees and scheduling make thing difficult. And a structural way of doing things needs to be applied.
Office Manager in Jupiter:
"Perfect for OCD organizational skills."
Pros: I love that I am able to micromanage multiple fascists of the office and can put my OCD organizational skills to practical use.
Cons: Following up to make sure that everyone did their job correctly.