Office Manager

  • Location
    Plymouth, Devon
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Office Manager
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 29000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Are you an experienced Office or Events Manager with a passion for delivering the highest standards of client service?

Our client, a highly reputable provider of legal services is seeking an Office & Service Manager to cover a maternity leave. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a highly professional company with attractive benefits in a great location.

JOB TITLE: Office / Service Manager

LOCATION: Plymouth

HOURS: 36.25 hours per week, Monday to Friday

DURATION: 12 - 14 months (maternity cover)

SALARY: £29,000 - £35,000 per annum dependent on experience

BENEFITS: This company have a fantastic benefit package - 25 days holiday with the option to buy/sell holiday, a weekly lifestyle hour for you to use as you choose, 'family hours' to allow work flexibility around family commitments, pension scheme.

THE COMPANY: This highly reputable, market leading law firm have grown from their high street origin to a national player working with leading brands across a range of sectors. Despite this national presence and impressive organic growth, this company have maintained a uniquely supportive and friendly work culture and describe themselves as 'refreshingly human'.

THE ROLE: This role is pivotal to ensuring a high quality service is consistently delivered and maintained across both the Reception & Events and Business Services functions of the organisation. The successful candidate will oversee both of these teams, ensuring the provision of a successful and effective front and back office support service for internal and external clients.


  • Supervision of the Business Services team and all associated daily operations, coordinating and allocating daily tasks

  • Line management of the Business Services teams and all associated training, support, 1:1's, KPI's and rotas

  • Coordinating day to day building maintenance and obtain quotes for any required works

  • Managing on-site events

  • KPI collection to drive operational excellence and continual improvement

  • Work with the team to ensure a consistent high-quality client experience for all meetings and events.

  • Support Head of Business Services with any projects as required

  • Ensuring health & safety, fire and hygiene regulation compliance and the completion of all relevant risk assessments


  • Experience of working in top level client service provision (reception, catering, event management)

  • Experience of Project delivery and achieving business goals

  • Experience of positively managing an effective team and having direct reports

  • Ability to build positive working relationships

  • Great observation skills with attention to detail

  • Experience of conflict resolution

  • Flexible and professional approach to work

  • Experience in Business Services functions

  • Excellent communication skills

  • IOSH Qualification desirable

TO APPLY: If you are interested in this role we would love to hear from you. Please call Alex on 01392 426200 or email a copy of your CV to

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Office Angels. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Alex Pedrick