the application of managerial techniques of businesses to the running of other organizations, such as the civil service or local authorities
[man-i-jeer-ee-uh l] /ˌmæn ɪˈdʒɪər i əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to management or a : managerial functions; the managerial class of society. /ˌmænɪˈdʒɪərɪəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to a manager or to the functions, responsibilities, or position of management adj. 1767, see manager + -al (1).
[man-i-jer] /ˈmæn ɪ dʒər/ noun 1. a person who has control or direction of an institution, business, etc., or of a part, division, or phase of it. 2. a person who : the manager of our track team. 3. a person who controls and manipulates resources and expenditures, as of a household. 4. British. (formerly) […]
- Manager of business applications
job A person who plans and oversees multiple projects and project managers. He works with the CIO and senior management to determine systems development strategy and standards. He administers the department budget and reviews project managers. (2004-03-18)
n. “domestic administration” (obsolete), 1630s, from manager + -y (1); or perhaps from manage + -ery.