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  • Sector:

    Facilities & Property Management

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  • Salary:

    £27.1k per year + Private medical care, pension, life assurance, gym membership

  • Contact:

    Ruby Skinner

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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The Role:

We are looking for a highly-organised, energetic Porter who enjoys a fast-paced work environment and takes ownership in all aspects of their work. The successful candidate will possess outstanding customer service, multitasking and problem-solving skills and the ability to react with appropriate levels of discretion and urgency to situations or events that require quick response and good communication. They will also demonstrate a strong sense of initiative, a collaborative work style, and a strong work ethic. This is a permanent role to work as a porter in a prestigious building in the heart of Central London.

Hours: 35-hour week; however, you will be required to work on a rotating shift pattern. 


Day to Day:

  • Undertake heavy lifting duties such as moving furniture in preparation for meetings, dining and other events.
  • Assist with deliveries such as post/parcels. This may include unloading and loading vehicles as required and subsequent distribution of delivered items.

  • Ensure that rooms are set up correctly, and are clean and tidy for use.

  • Report any areas of damage through helpdesk system.

  • Work alongside the Maintenance team as and when required.

  • To give advice and direction to visitors to the building.

  • To collect and log any items of lost property.

  • To assist with the movement of a wide range of items around the building, as required.

  • Seek continuous improvement in performance and quality standards

  • To report anything suspicious or any unusual behaviour to relevant Supervisor/Director

  • To act in such a way to as ensure the health, safety and welfare of oneself and others.

  • To be clean and smartly dressed in the required uniform

  • To carry out any other associated duties as required.

Requirments :

  • Physical fitness and ability to perform the allocated tasks

  • Relevant experience

  • Smart appearance – uniform, including any protective work-wear worn while on shift

  • Previous experience of working in a historic or listed building and/or a private members  environment

  • Flexibility and self-motivation with good organisation skills, ability to work with little direct supervision and to prioritise tasks if necessary on a daily basis.

  • IT Word/excel skills

  • Ability to work in a team and independently with a professional approach which generates credibility and confidence in others

  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written

  • Knowledge of the job and safe working practices (HASAW).


  • BUPA private medical cover

  • Pension (3.5% employee & 9% employer contributions – increasing to 12% with length of service)

  • Life Assurance

  • Holiday (25 days increasing to 30 days with length of service) 

  • Interest free season ticket loan

  • Gym membership (subsidised)

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Flexible working

Please apply or contact Name Surname at Build Recruitment for further details.

Build Recruitment Limited acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Build Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.