Under the direction and supervision of the Practice Owner, the Practice Manager will make many or most of the day-to-day veterinary practice management decisions. These decisions include financial, budgeting, drug and supplies inventory, marketing, planning, and facility management decisions. The Practice Manager provides leadership, staff management, and operational oversight that will benefit the practice's staff and clients.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Accounting, budgeting, and preparation of financial reports
Assisting clients with all needs, in a professional and friendly manner
Fill open staff positions, and provide supervision and job training of staff to ensure effective execution of job duties
Management of hospital supply and drug inventory
Staff scheduling and HR responsibilities
Maintaining website and social media presence
Scheduling travel arrangements
Handle communications with staff, doctors, clients, vendors, and others in a professional manner
Making bank deposits, errands to post office, etc.
Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, or related field
Expert knowledge of QuickBooks
Previous experience working as an office manager or practice manager
Working knowledge of accounting principles
Previous veterinary practice experience
Experience with Cornerstone software
Preference given to Certified Practice Manager
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
About Lakeside Animal Hospital
Lakeside Animal Hospital is a 2 doctor AAHA accredited hospital located in Richmond, Virginia. Our patients include all small mammals as well as birds and reptiles. We are also members of VMG ( Veterinary Management Group) an organization of privately owned veterinary hospitals. We have a well trained team of receptionists, vet assistants , kennel assistants and technician (student). LAH underwent reconstruction last year - we now have a fully renovated reception area, pharmacy and exam rooms. Please come take a look! I thank you for taking time to read our hospital profile.