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Temporary Ad-hoc Receptionist

Temporary Ad-hoc Receptionist

Posted 11 September by Huntress
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Title: Receptionist

Rate of pay: £10.00 per hour, plus holiday pay

Duration: Ad-hoc dates covering regular holidays and periods of increased work load - dates TBC

Hours of work: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Are you passionate about providing a high level of front of house service and do you have a strong customer service background to demonstrate this? If your answers are 'Yes' please read on.

You will be tasked with running an efficient switchboard, ensuring that callers and visitors are dealt with in a courteous manner and that internal staff requests are dealt with swiftly.


  • Operating the switchboard system efficiently, ensuring all calls are dealt with promptly and politely
  • Welcome and register all visitors and ensure that the relevant person is informed of their arrival
  • Issue relevant security passes to visitors on their arrival and retrieval of the passes on their departure
  • Prepare outgoing mail for collection in the afternoon
  • To perform any other relevant duties as requested

What we are looking for:

  • Excellent telephone manner and communication skills
  • You must understand the importance of good customer service
  • Confident interacting with people of all levels
  • Excellent grammatical and letter writing skills
  • Intermediate level of knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • A flexible approach to work in order to meet demands
  • Self motivation and ability to use own initiative, with minimal supervision
  • Diplomacy and sensitivity to highly confidential information

Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire with on-site parking

Huntress Search Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.

Huntress Search Ltd acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.

Reference: 36079382

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