Job Title: Office Manager
Education: accounting degree at business college
Previous Experience: I worked at a grocery store as a back up bookkeeper, in a customer service department and helped in other depts. Before I left I wrote the schedule for five employees, and I was the customer service manager. We did Western Union, UPS, sold Money Orders, Cashed checks, Lotto, all returns. I would go to other grocery stores in the area and be fill in as bookkeeper while that stores bookkeeper was on vacation.
Job Tasks: The company I work for is a manufacturer. We sell all over the world, dealing with customers from other countries.
As the office manager I am responsible for many things related to the operations of the business:
Best and Worst Parts of the Job: Best parts: My insurance paid in full for me and two children, I work with very nice people. It is an easy job, and I get to spend time on Internet, if needed I can leave early for family or whatever.
Worst parts: Dead end job, no retirement, can be boring when I'm not busy enough and yet some days it can be overwelming
1. Make sure you get paid for doing the job of three people.
2. Always be nice to the customer because the customer is always right.
3. In your personal life, stay out of trouble so you dont have to take a dead end job to feed your family or pay the bills.
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