Office Manager for Award Winning Architecture Practice 2019-03-21 2019-04-18 Adrem Group Limited

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Corrine Munro
Senior Consultant - Creative Support
+44(0)207 562 8282Contact Corrine

Office Manager for Award Winning Architecture Practice

Creative Support
Ref: BBBH32882
£ANNUM35000.0027000.0035000.00£27000.00 - £35000.00 / annum
City of London, London

An innovative and forward-thinking international architecture practice is seeking an Office Manager to join their London location. This demanding yet rewarding role is great for someone looking to really sink their teeth into a role with varied responsibilities within a fast-paced and passionate environment. There will be an Office Assistant to help with general administrative tasks as well as additional needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Creating, implementing and running processes and procedures to keep the office running smoothly and efficiently
  • Liaising and managing relationships with suppliers and contractors such as IT, building maintenance, health and safety, cleaning services, security teams, travel agents, stationary and material suppliers, and more
  • Providing 1:1 EA support to one of the directors via submission of timesheets, expense reports, calendar and travel management etc.
  • Being available for occasional late-night emails or calls to action, mainly for managing travel issues or urgent needs
  • Planning annual company events and international meetings
  • Manage and champion possible office moves, desk relocations and facility needs
  • Manage the Office Assistant and provide guidance, ensuring they are providing the appropriate support to the team
  • Monitor travel arrangements and visa bookings done by the Office Assistant
  • Manage the administration budget
  • Act as the go-to person for all staff in the office

Key Skills:

  • Relevant experience in a similar role
  • Incredibly organised and possess a structured approach to work
  • High attention to detail and the ability to multitask
  • An eagerness to muck in to a role and gain valuable experience for your career
  • Ability to keep calm in a high-stress and demanding environment
  • Social, positive and service-focused personality and approach to every day work
  • Ability to think one step ahead and be ready for anything thrown your way

This opportunity is with a very hard-working practice with high reward. Working late is common and progression within the company is encouraged. If you appreciate the architecture and design industry and love being the go-to, on-the-ball person for a team, this is the perfect opportunity for you. Get in touch with Corrine Munro at or 02075628282 if you’re interested in learning more!