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So, you want a job in Admin?

So, you want a job in Admin?


You hear of plenty of people working in or applying for a career in administration. Ever wondered what this actually entails? Every organisation is made up of departmental functions that help bring the company's values and goals to fruition.

In an administration role you work as the champion behind the scenes. Depending on which area you go for, you may end up helping executives carry out their daily operations without a hitch or be an all rounder assistant to the company. Either way, you bring the smoothness to the beating lifeline of your soon to be employer!

Below are just a few roles within the administrative sector for you to delve into deeper and of course what's Monster without plenty of job offerings?

Personal Assistant Jobs Admin Assistant Jobs

The Personal Assistant works on a one to one basis to help their manager or director perform their roles more effectively.

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As an Admin Assistant you may be thought of as an unsung hero while workers will recognise your value in helping them do their jobs properly.

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Records Manager Jobs Team Secretary Jobs

A Records Management career involves a lot of organisation and attention to detail, with records storage and retrieval being vital to organisations.

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As a team secretary you'll be looking after an entire group of people rather than one or two executive staff.

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