Receptionist

  • Location

    Taunton

  • Sector:

    Administration

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18000 - £20000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Liam Hawkins

  • Contact email:

    lhawkins@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01823 334799

  • Job ref:

    LH-116

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-18

  • Startdate:

    2021-11-18

Receptionist
Taunton
Permanent
£18,000- £20,000

Meridian are currently recruiting for a well-respected, progressive and market leading organisation based in Taunton. The company is seeking a new front of house receptionist to join their team. The successful candidate would spend a significant amount of time on their Front of House reception desk, welcoming visitors and clients in person as well as answering all internal and external telephone calls in a timely manner.

Role Duties:
  • Welcoming and hosting visitors on arrival.
  • Dealing with enquiries and requests over the phone, in person and via email in a timely and professional manner.
  • Communicating and working effectively with all members of staff, visitors, and clients to ensure excellent customer service at all times.
  • Booking meeting rooms as requested
  • Ensuring all areas of reception are presentable at all times.
  • Adopting a flexible and adaptable approach at all times when dealing with ad hoc duties as required
  • Administrative tasks as required
Requirements:
  • Experience in a reception or administration role
  • Excellent customer service skills and experience, with a confident and professional telephone manner.
  • A team player who is flexible, dedicated and self-motivated
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications with strong typing skills.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently, in a sometimes pressurised environment
  • High level of attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent written and interpersonal skills.
Role Overview
  • Permanent role 
  • Monday to Friday (37.5 hours per week)
  • Hours are 9-5
  • Previous administration/ receptionist experience is advantageous
  • Induction, training, and support for new team member will be provided
Benefits
  • Competitive salary 
  • Excellent career prospects in a progressive company
  • Free parking on site
  • Laptop and phone provided 
  • 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)
  • Competitive pension scheme
How to apply?

Click apply now for immediate consideration or email lhawkins@meridianbs.co.uk for further information.