Simpson Dean

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Bucks/Berks: 01494 419 192


Job Description


c£25,000 per annum DOE

Based near Marlow

Full-Time/Permanent or Temporary to Permanent

An exciting new Receptionist role has arisen within our client's business. We are seeking a dependable, organised, and client-focussed person to be first point of call for our clients pharmaceutical business. The role is to start by the end of April, with the option of temporary to permanent. The client is looking for a Permanent Receptionist that can start immediately.

Are there any benefits?

  • 29 days holidays - Birthday + additional 3 at Christmas shutdown
  • Training platform with access to self-paced and face-to-face learning
  • Group Income Protection
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Life Assurance
  • Enhanced parental leave
  • Active CSR community supporting a range of worthwhile causes

So, what could a normal day consist of?

Responsible for opening office Greet and check in all visitors on the booking system Manager all inbound calls, distribute mail and monitor reception mailbox to book meetings and provide support Health & Safety representative for office, including being fire warden and first aider Manage refreshments for meetings and tidy afterwards Ensure kitchen area is clean and items are fully stocked Manage stationery and consumables stock control Taking on ad-hoc responsibilities as required

What if I don’t have all of the above experience?

An ideal candidate for this Receptionist role will also be considered if you have transferable skills from the below sectors

Transferable skills:

  • Customer service
  • Banking
  • HR
  • Media
  • Legal

I like it, tell me more!

The successful candidate for this Receptionist role should be organised, presentable, and possess excellent telephone etiquette. You must be confident communicating across all levels, as you will be the first point of contact for all queries. You will ideally be able to take initiative, stay organised, and have a positive attitude. Working hours are 8:30 till 17:30, Monday to Thursday, with a negotiated early finish Fridays between 16:00 and 17:00.

What do you want from me?

To be considered for this Receptionist role, you will need the following:

  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Presentable in order to give a good first impression to all entering the building
  • Organised and efficient
  • Able to prioritise different tasks
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office

YES, I'm definitely interested. Tell me what I need to do next!

If you are interested in applying for this Receptionist role, please click "Apply Now" or contact one of the Simpson Dean Team on 01494 419 192

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