Office Administrator/Receptionist

  • Location
    Plymouth, Devon
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 18000 - £ 20000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to kickstart your career? Do you have a background in retail or hospitality? Are you ready for your next step and a new challenge?

We have a fantastic opportunity that would really suit someone leaving education or looking for their first office based role with a forward thinking company where aspiration and personal development is championed and people are put first!

JOB TITLE: Office Administrator/Receptionist

LOCATION: Plymouth

HOURS: 36.25 hours per week, Monday to Friday

SALARY: £18,000 - £20,000 per annum dependent on experience

BENEFITS: This company have a fantastic benefit package - 25 days holiday with the option to buy/sell holiday, a weekly lifestyle hour for you to use as you choose, 'family hours' to allow work flexibility around family commitments, pension scheme.

THE COMPANY: This highly reputable, market leading law firm have grown from their high street origin to being a national player working with leading brands across a range of sectors. Despite this national presence and impressive organic growth, this company have maintained a uniquely supportive and friendly work culture and describe themselves as 'refreshingly human'. Personal development and aspiration are championed and encouraged and this is a fantastic place to begin your career.

THE ROLE: Within this role you will support the core business in delivering first class legal services in one of the UK's fastest growing law firms. This is a varied role in which you will support the Office Manager in providing an efficient, flexible and effective front and back office support service to both internal and external clients.


- Provision of Reception cover, answering phones and meeting and greeting visitors and clients

- Collecting and processing incoming and outgoing mail

- Supporting with document production including binding, laminating, paginating

- Ordering of stationery as well as office and IT equipment

- Assisting with office and desk moves for staff

- Looking after the office and reception areas ensuring a high standard of appearance and maintenance

- Liaising with engineers and contractors

- Ensuring workplace meets with health & safety compliance procedures

- Arrangement of meeting rooms and conference facilities including audio visual equipment

- Serving refreshments and food to internal and external clients


- A professional and positive 'can do' attitude and image with a clear passion and pride for your work

- Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to deal with a range of people, both internal and external to the business.

- Strong communication skills both written and verbal

- Excellent organisation skills and the ability to prioritise

- Flexible approach to work

- Excellent IT literacy and experience and knowledge of Microsoft Office

TO APPLY: If you are interested in this role we would love to hear from you. Please call Alex on 01392 426200 or email a copy of your CV to

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