• Location
    Totnes, Devon
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Receptionist
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
  • OrganizationType

Are you a receptionist looking for a new opportunity with a local and supportive company?

Are you looking for progression and the opportunity to grow your role within a professional yet friendly company?

We are currently working with a well known local business who are looking for a receptionist to join their team. This company very much value progression and for the right person, over time, this role will evolve to cover various other business functions including admin and secretarial support.

If you are a receptionist looking to expand your current skill set or are looking for a career with a local company this could be a fantastic opportunity for you?

JOB TITLE: Receptionist


HOURS: 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday

SALARY: Up to £20, 000 per annum DOE

BENEFITS: Fantastic benefit package - very generous annual leave - 25 days holiday plus bank holidays! Parking permit, pension scheme, benefits and discounts scheme.

THE COMPANY: An independent local company with a fantastic reputation. They have a really down to earth working environment and really support career prospects and development!

THE ROLE: As the company receptionist you will be responsible for meeting and greeting all clients and answering all telephone calls. Whilst on reception you will also be responsible for some general office admin such as the post, ordering of stationery, scanning & photocopying and inputting of client information onto the system. For the right person, over time, the scope of this role will grow - as well as covering reception from time to time, you will also progress into primarily providing admin and secretarial support for the business.



  • Providing reception cover - meeting and greeting clients, answering and redirecting calls and responding to any enquiries

  • Ensuring client records and files are up to date

  • Completing ID checks

  • Collecting, franking and delivering post

  • Ordering of stationery, office and kitchen supplies

  • Maintaining a tidy, functional and professional office and reception area

  • Disposing of confidential waste

  • Faxing, photocopying and scanning

Admin / Secretarial Support:

  • Provide secretarial support

  • Audiotyping of client notes

  • Preparation of documents

  • General admin support for the business


  • Previous experience in a reception, secretarial or admin position

  • Someone who is confident at managing multiple tasks at one time

  • Someone who can demonstrate a flexible and dynamic approach to work and who enjoys variety

  • A professional and polite telephone manner

  • Experience in providing excellent client or customer service

  • A team player

  • Strong computer skills

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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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Evie Middleton