What does a MBA IRDP do?

Business Administrator encompasses a large number of roles in the in the corporate and even small business world. Business Admins are on the front lines driving revenue and controlling damages. Typically you can find administrators heading up multiple areas in a company. Departments such as accounting, marketing, sales, and operations will report directly to the Business Administrator.

Business Administrators typically possess a degree in Business, Marketing, Accounting or a related field. Many larger corporations require advanced or multiple degrees to be considered for the position. A Masters in Business Administration (MBA) is highly sought after by these companies. There are also certifications that will benefit candidates during the application process. A good example is the Certified Manager, or CM, Certification. This certification is awarded after educational and experience requirement is met, as well as the successful completion of three tests.

  • Meet with senior management to determine areas of improvement
  • Coordinate regular meetings with department heads to best understand their current obstacles
  • Design and implement a plan of action for each area of business
  • Oversee the budget and expenses of each department
  • Identify inefficiencies in a department's productivity and performance
  • Research new innovative ways to improve the business model through technology and resources
  • Understand current market trends applicable to your market
  • Renegotiate vendor contracts to obtain better rates
  • Advanced degree (Preferred)
  • CM certification (preferred)
  • Proven track record of positive performance in a related field
  • 5+ years in a management role
  • An understanding of current market growth and direction
  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Ability to travel domestically and occasionally internationally
  • Superb communication and interpersonal skills
  • A valid passport
Work/Life Balance
3.9 ★
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Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience0-1 Year

MBA IRDP Salaries

Average Base Pay

£22,702 /yr
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Not including cash compensation
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MBA IRDP Career Path

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Business Dynamics
Business Coordinator
11 Aug 2020

“Never had an issue asking anyone for help and made some really great contacts that have helped me grow in my career.”

Tech MahindraTech Mahindra
Business Coordinator
26 Dec 2020

“No Opportunity for Growth as a Contractual is not eligible for any IJP”

Unlimited Consulting GroupUnlimited Consulting Group
Executive Administrator
19 Jun 2019

“Everything done here is legal and does not break any laws.”

Marketing Administrator
25 Aug 2019

“I have heard career advancement is good in this company but have yet to progress myself.”

Royal College of Obstetricians and GynaecologistsRoyal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Business Administrator
18 May 2020

“Great work from home culture and IT support is second to none.”

Del Monte FoodsDel Monte Foods
MBA Candidate
18 Dec 2020

“Supportive and understanding mentors who follow up your progress frequently.”

Heartland DentalHeartland Dental
Business Assistant
6 Apr 2020

“I was in 2 different regions and the management was not good in either.”

Prestige Homecare
Kathleen Y Cardente, PT, MBA
13 Oct 2019

“Very Good per visit rate and paperwork is well controlled.”

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