Receptionist and Office Admin- Mandarin speaking

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Receptionist
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 13 - £ 15 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

A highly prestigious client of ours are seeking a temporary Corporate Receptionist/ Office Administrator to join their team on an ongoing, temporary basis.

MUST be a fluent Mandarin speaker.

JOB ROLE: Corporate Receptionist- Mandarin speaking

COMPANY: Oil and Gas Brokerage

HOURS: Full time, Monday to Friday 9am to 5:30pm

SALARY: £13 to £15 per hour, based on experience

LOCATION: Covent Garden, London

CULTURE: Luxury / Corporate offices, working within a friendly busy environment

BENEFITS: 29 days holiday*, retailer discounts, free eye care vouchers, incentives


  • Meeting and greeting visitors to the office in a professional manner

  • Translation of documents from Mandarin to English

  • Greeting VIP guests whose native language is Mandarin

  • Answering switchboard system and transferring calls in a confident manner

  • Managing the reception email inbox

  • Booking lunches

  • Arranging travel- including booking flights, hotels and taxis

  • Booking meeting rooms and organising refreshments

  • Liaising with staff in various departments - assisting with the Office Manager

  • Taking receipt of deliveries and arranging couriers

  • Liaising with service providers


  • Degree educated would be advantageous

  • Fluent in Mandarin

  • Highly organised and methodical nature

  • A team player

  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal

  • Experience of working in a client/customer facing role previously is desired

  • IT skills- efficient in Microsoft Office

  • Polite and courteous nature

If this company and position appeals to you then please apply by sending your CV on-line or if applying via the OA website please send to me directly on

This opportunity is being advertised by the Office Angels West End team.

Thank you for your interest in this role. All successful applications will be contacted within 5 working days. Due to the high volume of applications we receive we do ask for your patience to wait to hear from the consultant rather than to call us directly.

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