line manager

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line manager UK US noun [C]
HR, MANAGEMENT someone directly in charge of workers: »

Often those people on sick leave would just be left alone with little or no contact from their line manager.

PRODUCTION someone in charge of a production line: »

A greenhouse operates three transplanting lines with four seasonal employees per line supervised by a new line manager.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • line manager — line .manager n BrE 1.) a manager in a company who is responsible for the main activities of production, sales etc 2.) sb s line manager someone who is one level higher in rank than you in a company and is in charge of your work …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • line manager — ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ a manager to whom an employee is directly responsible. DERIVATIVES line management noun …   English terms dictionary

  • line manager — line ,manager noun count MAINLY BRITISH 1. ) a manager at a higher level than you who is in charge of the work you do 2. ) a manager in a company who is responsible for producing and selling the company s products …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • line manager — line managers N COUNT Your line manager is the person at work who is in charge of your department, group, or project. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • line manager — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms line manager : singular line manager plural line managers business 1) a manager at a higher level than you who is in charge of the work that you do 2) a manager in a company who is responsible for producing and …   English dictionary

  • line manager — (U.K.) HR an employee’s immediate superior, who oversees and has responsibility for the employee’s work. A line manager at the lowest level of a large organization is a supervisor, but a manager at any level with direct responsibility for… …   The ultimate business dictionary

  • line manager — noun (C) 1 a manager in a company who is responsible for the main activities of production, sales etc 2 sb s line manager someone who is one level higher in rank than you in a company and is in charge of your work …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • line manager — /ˈlaɪn mænədʒə/ (say luyn manuhjuh) noun Commerce a manager within an organisation who is responsible for the main activity or product of the organisation, as opposed to a manager who is responsible for an ancillary service, such as accounting,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • line manager — noun chiefly Brit. a manager to whom an employee is directly responsible. Derivatives line management noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • line manager — noun The manager who is directly responsible for an employee …   Wiktionary

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