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  • Sector:

    Facilities Management

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  • Salary:

    £23k - 24k per year

  • Contact:

    Ruby Skinner

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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My client is looking for a temporary receptionist to join their vibrant, exciting, online services company based in Hammersmith, West London. Their modern office has a unique playful environment with a cool team of people to work alongside. The Front of House role incorporates several Facilities Management tasks also and is a great gateway in to the Facilities Sector. They are looking for a bright, enthusiastic receptionist to join their team.

           Role of the Receptionist/Front Of House

  • Front of house management – first point of contact for visitors and staff; answering and transferring calls; maintaining the schedule of allocated vehicle spaces; ensuring the reception and meeting rooms are kept immaculate
  • Customer service – providing a high level service for both internal and external customers
  • Stakeholder management
  • Responsible for the mail room, sorting and distributing incoming post and franking outgoing mail
  • Meeting room and hospitality booking, co-ordinating set ups as requested and assisting with events where required
  • Access control management, issuing and programming access cards for staff, contractors and visitors
  • Financial administration, including invoicing, PO creation and working to ensure value for money from quoted works
    • Operate CAFM system to evaluate, prioritize and respond promptly to Facilities-related inquiries from employees; relay inquiries to appropriate resource
    • H&S management, to ensure relevant legislation is adhered to and appropriate records are maintained
    • Run the joiner/leaver process and updating related systems
    • Maintain Reception and Facilities’ inboxes, allocating and completing tasks as required
    • Taxi and courier booking
    • Some unsocial hours working may be required from time to time

Essential skills and experience

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written
  • Organised, efficient and able to multitask
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team
  • Knowledge of IT software – Office and other business critical software
  • Administrative experience
  • Health and Safety knowledge and awareness
  • Customer service skills
  • Budget management/financial experience
  • Contractor management
  • Hospitality/meeting room management
  • Flexibility

Desirable skills and certification

  • IOSH working safely / IOSH managing safely
  • DSE assessor
  • Fire warden
  • Occupational first aid
  • Manual handling
  • Working at height
  • AutoCAD experience

Salary – £24000p/a

Hours – 8am to 5pm (1 hour for lunch, flexibility required - between 12:00 - 14:00) Start date – As soon as Monday 3rd February/ Finish date – Friday 24th April

If you would like to apply for this role please get in touch ASAP and I look forward to hearing from you.

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