Temporary Receptionist - Immediate start

  • Location
    Bideford, Devon
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 10 - £ 10.5 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType

JOB TITLE: Temporary Receptionist - Immediate Start

LOCATION: Bideford, North Devon

HOURLY RATE: £10.00 - £10.50 P/H DOE

HOURS: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm (30 minutes lunch break)

BENEFITS: We would love for you to join us, some of the great perks of temping through Office Angels include...

  • Weekly pay

  • Access to Boost - our exclusive platform with discounts on hundreds of retailers, a wellbeing hub with recipes, an exercise area, and a mindfulness section with blogs & videos

  • Temporary candidate of the month award

  • Temporary candidate lunches/treats

  • Online timesheets

  • A dedicated consultant as an additional layer of support


We are working with a highly established and well recognised Financial Services company in Bideford, North Devon who are seeking an experienced and professional Receptionist to join them initially on a temporary basis. As you will be the first point of contact in person and via telephone you must be polite, attentive and welcoming.


  • Answering calls, screening calls and taking messages

  • Providing information about the services provided

  • Meeting and greeting visitors and directly visitors to the correct department

  • Assisting with queries from the general public

  • Providing general administrative and clerical support

  • Preparing correspondence and documents

  • Receiving and sorting mail and deliveries

  • Scheduling appointments

  • Maintaining appointments via electronic diary and booking system

  • Organising conference and meeting room bookings, both face to face and via zoom

  • Coordinating meetings and organising complimentary beverages

  • Monitoring and maintaining office equipment and stationery supplies

  • Controlling inventory relevant to reception area


  • Prior reception and administration experience

  • Good IT and communication skills

  • High level of customer care skills with the ability to go the extra mile

  • Strong organisation and planning skills

  • Excellent multi-tasker with experience working in a fast pace environment

If this role sounds of interest and you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply online or send your CV directly to Nicole.chipperfield@office-angels.com, alternatively you can contact the team on 01823 285440.

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