• Location
    Edinburgh, City Of Edinburgh
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Receptionist
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 21000 - £ 22000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Are you looking for a Reception role in an executive environment?

Here at Office Angels Edinburgh we are recruiting for a Receptionist to join our clients team. The hours of work are Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm with a salary of up to £22k. Based in Edinburgh City Centre.

Job Purpose

To provide a professional reception service, both in person and on the phone. Welcoming and assisting clients and visitors to the office.

Job Description

  • Provide efficient reception duties, including answering the telephone, greeting visitors and assisting with security passes.

  • Assist with staff catering requirements including staff social lunch and breakfast.

  • Ensure all office areas and meeting rooms are kept clean, presentable and well stocked with required materials.

  • Sort, scan and distribute incoming mail.

  • Arrange for outgoing mail to be processed and arrange couriers when necessary.

  • Assist with off-site meetings, events and venue hire.

  • Assist with arranging taxis for staff and external guests.

  • Liaise with office suppliers for consumables, recycling, deliveries etc


  • Confident communicator with a pleasant telephone manner

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • A proactive approach to tasks using own initiative

Knowledge and Experience Required

  • Customer focused experience in similar environment

  • Intermediate computer skills and experience with Microsoft packages (Outlook, Word, Excel etc.)

  • Good typing ability with speed, accuracy and attention to detail

What our client offers

  • An exciting opportunity and the chance to get involved with interesting projects

  • Competitive benefits package including life assurance, private medical care and 10% non-contributory pension

  • The chance to work amongst a friendly, dedicated and sociable team

  • Social, health and well-being initiatives

Whilst we'd love to get back to every applicant personally, it isn't always possible and sadly we cannot provide individual feedback. If you are interested in this role and wish to be considered please click apply! This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Office Angels who are operating as an employment agency. Office Angels are an equal opportunities employer.

**If you are currently registered with Office Angels and interested in this role please contact your consultant directly by email**

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

By applying for this role your details will be submitted to Office Angels. Our Candidate Privacy Information Statement explaining how we will use your information is available on our website.

To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Alice Ellwood