1349-Professional services managers not elsewhere classified

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Professional services managers not elsewhere classified
ISCO Code: 
Job Description: 
This unit group covers managers who plan, direct coordinate and evaluate the provision of specialized professional and technical services and are not classified in sub-major group 12, Business services and administration managers, or elsewhere in sub-major group 13, Professional services managers. For instance, managers responsible for the provision of policing, corrective, library, legal and fire services are classified here.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) providing overall direction and management for a service, facility, organization or centre
  • (b) developing, implementing and monitoring procedures, policies and standards for staff
  • (c) directing, supervising and evaluating the work activities of professional technical, clerical, service, maintenance, and other personnel
  • (d) monitoring and evaluating resources devoted to the provision of services
  • (e) controlling administrative operations such as budget planning, report preparation, expenditure on supplies, equipment and services
  • (f) planning, directing and coordinating the provision of services
  • (g) coordinating cooperation with other service provision agencies in the same or related fields
  • (h) managing budgets, controlling expenditure and ensuring the efficient use of resources
  • (i) overseeing the selection, training and performance of staff.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Archives manager
- Art gallery manager
- Correctional services manager
- Legal service manager,
- Library manager
- Museum manager
- Police superintendent
- Prison governor