||Industrial Production Managers
- Review processing schedules or production orders to make decisions concerning inventory requirements, staffing requirements, work procedures, or duty assignments, considering budgetary limitations and time constraints.
- Develop or implement production tracking or quality control systems, analyzing production, quality control, maintenance, or other operational reports to detect production problems.
- Coordinate or recommend procedures for facility or equipment maintenance or modification, including the replacement of machines.
- Evaluate the financial aspects of product development, such as budgets, expenditures, research and development appropriations, or return-on-investment and profit-loss projections.
- Recommend modifications to products, packaging, production processes, or other characteristics to improve the environmental soundness or sustainability of products.
||Education Administrators, Kindergarten through Secondary
- Create school improvement plans by using student performance data.
- Review and approve new programs, or recommend modifications to existing programs, submitting program proposals for school board approval as necessary.
||Human Resources Managers
- Advise managers on organizational policy matters, such as equal employment opportunity and sexual harassment, and recommend needed changes.
- Analyze and modify compensation and benefits policies to establish competitive programs and ensure compliance with legal requirements.
||Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
- Analyze all aspects of corporate logistics to determine the most cost-effective or efficient means of transporting products or supplies.
- Review invoices, work orders, consumption reports, or demand forecasts to estimate peak performance periods and to issue work assignments.
||Computer and Information Systems Managers
- Direct daily operations of department, analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, developing standards and setting deadlines.
- Evaluate the organization's technology use and needs and recommend improvements, such as hardware and software upgrades.
||General and Operations Managers
- Review financial statements, sales or activity reports, or other performance data to measure productivity or goal achievement or to identify areas needing cost reduction or program improvement.
- Recommend locations for new facilities, or oversee the remodeling or renovating of current facilities.
||Quality Control Systems Managers
- Analyze quality control test results and provide feedback and interpretation to production management or staff.
- Identify quality problems or areas for improvement and recommend solutions.
||Education Administrators, Postsecondary
- Develop curricula, and recommend curricula revisions and additions.
- Review registration statistics, and consult with faculty officials to develop registration policies.
||Treasurers and Controllers
- Evaluate needs for procurement of funds and investment of surpluses and make appropriate recommendations.
- Analyze, manipulate, or process large sets of data using statistical software.
||Compensation and Benefits Managers
- Develop methods to improve employment policies, processes, and practices, and recommend changes to management.
||Loss Prevention Managers
- Recommend improvements in loss prevention programs, staffing, scheduling, or training.
- Analyze market and delivery systems to assess present and future material availability.
||Fitness and Wellness Coordinators
- Recommend or approve new program or service offerings to promote wellness and fitness, produce revenues, or minimize costs.
- Evaluate financial reporting systems, accounting or collection procedures, or investment activities and make recommendations for changes to procedures, operating systems, budgets, or other financial control functions.
- Review reports submitted by staff members to recommend approval or to suggest changes.
||First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers
- Recommend changes that could improve service and increase operational efficiency.
||Supply Chain Managers
- Analyze inventories to determine how to increase inventory turns, reduce waste, or optimize customer service.
||Natural Sciences Managers
- Review project activities and prepare and review research, testing, or operational reports.