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Office Manager

Company:
Ivana Resources
Location:
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Posted:
September 28, 2019

Description:

We are looking for an Office manager to organize and coordinate administration duties and office procedures. Your role is to create and maintain a pleasant work environment, ensuring high levels of organizational effectiveness, communication and safety.

What does an Office Manager do?

Office manager duties and responsibilities include scheduling meetings and appointments, making office supplies arrangements, greeting visitors and providing general administrative support to our employees. Previous experience as a Front office manager or Office administrator would be an advantage. A successful Office manager should also have experience with a variety of office software (email tools, spreadsheets and databases) and be able to accurately handle administrative duties.

Ultimately, the Office manager should be able to ensure the smooth running of the office and help to improve company procedures and day-to-day operation.

Responsibilities

Serve as the point person for office manager duties including:

Maintenance

Mailing

Supplies

Equipment

Bills

Errands

Shopping

Schedule meetings and appointments

Organize the office layout and order stationery and equipment

Maintain the office condition and arrange necessary repairs

Partner with HR to update and maintain office policies as necessary

Organize office operations and procedures

Coordinate with IT department on all office equipment

Ensure that all items are invoiced and paid on time

Manage contract and price negotiations with office vendors, service providers and office lease

Manage office G&A budget, ensure accurate and timely reporting

Provide general support to visitors

Assist in the onboarding process for new hires

Address employees queries regarding office management issues (e.g. stationery, Hardware and travel arrangements)

Liaise with facility management vendors, including cleaning, catering and security services

Plan in-house or off-site activities, like parties, celebrations and conferences

Requirements

Proven experience as an Office manager, Front office manager or Administrative assistant

Knowledge of office administrator responsibilities, systems and procedures

Proficiency in MS Office (MS Excel and MS Outlook, in particular)

Hands on experience with office machines (e.g. fax machines and printers)

Familiarity with email scheduling tools, like Email Scheduler and Boomerang

Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work

Attention to detail and problem solving skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Strong organizational and planning skills in a fast-paced environment

A creative mind with an ability to suggest improvements

High School degree; additional qualification as an Administrative assistant or Secretary will be a plus

INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD SEND THEIR CVs TO or Call 08116501459