By Aliki Kraterou For Mailonline
Published: 10:42 BST, 1 October 2020 | Updated: 11:57 BST, 1 October 2020
Companies are now seeking specialist bosses to manage the armies of eployees who work solely from home amid the coronavirus lockdown.
Although working remotely seemed to be a temporary solution during the pandemic, jobs website Adzuna suggests it could be here to stay with vacancies for positions including 'head of remote' and 'director of home working'.
And this new demand for remote managers is expected to increase as more companies opt for hiring remote staff, according to Adzuna.
Companies are hiring 'head of remote' to manage staff working from home
Facebook advertises a vacancy for a new 'Remote work director' to help develop long-term remote work plans.
The pioneer in the role of head of remote is Gitlab's Darren Murph, who has had this job way before the pandemic.