Receptionist / Administrator

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Receptionist / Administrator - Apprenticeship Opportunity

Part time increasing for Full Time after 3 months

Central Location

£15,000 - £19,0000k DOE (pro rata when Part Time)


Experienced receptionist with good administration skills including data entry.

Main Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Provide front of house service to include:

    • Answering the telephone, transferring calls, taking messages as appropriate.

    • Welcoming all visitors and directing them appropriately, notifying employee of visitor arrival.

    • Ensuring visitors signing in book is completed.

    • Offering/making refreshments.

    • Keeping the reception area tidy.

  • Post - incoming and outgoing:

    • Opening, scanning and distribution of incoming post.

    • Action incoming post per Account Manager instruction (ie. Saving to client file, forwarding to client etc).

    • Scanning and dealing with outgoing post, including arranging couriers.

    • Check Royal Mail tracking and complete delivery log for tracked/signed for mail.

    • Enter disbursements into our software for client post and courier costs.

  • General Administration:

    • Taking card payments as required.

    • Setting up meetings, including those for potential clients as requested, ensuring rooms are booked, diaries are updated, any required paperwork is prepared.

    • Acknowledge receipt of client records and scan to client file.

    • Contact clients to arrange the return of client records and maintain record return system.

    • Carry out weekly Fire Alarm tests and maintain/update log.

    • Scanning documents as requested and saving to the document management system.

    • Printing bulk fees (sending of invoices).

    • Prepare and send the new client welcome packs.

    • Quarterly electronic client surveys.

    • Purchase of consumables.

    • Manage and update website as needed.

  • Skills

    • Some work experience in any sector

    • Experience using Microsoft Office

    • Good organisational skills.

    • Ability to prioritise workload and meet deadlines.

    • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

    • Provide a welcoming and friendly environment both in person and on the phone to clients, visitors and callers.

    • Professionalism and customer focus.

    • Excellent verbal communication skills are a must along with good written communication.

    • An eye for detail and accuracy

Please apply for this opportunity through our website and complete as much information as possible. or call/email 01223 365165

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