Receptionist/Front of House Assistant

Office Angels are delighted to be working alongside our reputable client who are a leader within their industry to support them in the recruit of a Receptionist/Front of House Assistant based within their Killingworth office.


This is a brilliant opportunity for someone looking to work for a professional organisation who really values their staff within a great office environment.


Interviews will be held week commencing 2nd August 2021


Duties within the role:



  • Receive incoming calls, transfer or take messages in a polite/professional manner

  • Greet visitors and notify relevant staff if necessary

  • Keep a log/register of staff/visitors for Track and Trace

  • Organise the booking of meeting rooms, manage the reception and meeting room areas

  • Prepare/clear meeting rooms prior to and following meetings (clean & sanitise)

  • Order catering for meetings if necessary

  • Ensure there are sufficient paper towels, face masks, sanitizer & hand soap within office/toilets

  • Keep the staff kitchen clean daily, put dishwasher on and clear away when the cycle has finished

  • Keep coffee machines fully stocked, empty drip trays, clean machines at the end of each day

  • Organise and book taxis or other travel bookings and approve related taxi invoices

  • Scan and distribute the post received

  • Send parcels or mail via Royal Mail online. Track parcels if necessary

  • Update internal office seating plans, and telephone lists etc.

  • Order parts or repairs for coffee machines, printers etc.

  • Order toners and ink for print room

  • Order stationery, paper, pens, etc. for the office

  • Order the weekly ASDA shop and unpack it on arrival

  • Offsite file storage record keeping and retrieval by use of Box-it and ORMS

  • Managing the safekeeping/records of appointment and other legal documentation

  • Collate data for Carbon Management Plan, e.g. business car mileage

  • Work as a team to provide cover during holidays (possibility of additional hours) or other absences and during periods of exceptional workload as required.

  • You will also be required to perform such additional duties as your employer reasonably requests of you


Salary: £17,000 - £19,000 dependant on experience


Hours of work: 36.5 hours per week, Monday - Thursday 8:30am - 5:30pm and 8:30am - 1pm Fridays - great early finish on a Friday!


Benefits to the employee



  • Attractive Pension Scheme with contributions increasing from the client

  • Holidays - 4 weeks rising 0.5 days per year up to 5 weeks + Bank Holidays

  • Office is closed between Christmas and New Year - paid without using holiday entitlement!

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • Free Parking

  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity leave

  • Social activities - Either free to staff or subsidised by the office e.g. summer and Christmas parties

  • Social value activities - such as support to local schools, universities, charities and the local community


If you are looking for a new career within a friendly, successful and professional team this is the perfect role for you! Please apply online today or email newcastle@office-angels.com with your interest.


You will be required to register with Office Angels via video in order to be considered for this recruit, with the view to the successful candidate starting ASAP with our client thereafter.


Due to the high volume of applicants, we are unable to provide individual feedback. If you are not contacted within 3 working days of sending your application, please assume you have been unsuccessful.


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.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Louise Harris