Receptionist & Administrator

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1418321

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Reception/Administrator based in Belfast.


This is a great job opportunity for an experienced secretary and administrator. Successful candidates will be joining a top commercial law firm in Belfast.

Receptionist & Administrator

  • 35 hours per week
  • Monday to Friday (ability to be flexible if there is an internal event planned)
  • Salary to be discussed at interview
  • Reporting to the HR Director and/or Facilities Manager

Desirable criteria:

  • Previous customer service/ client experience
  • Exceptional communication skills (telephone, email and face to face basis)
  • Previous experience of working with a switchboard
  • Good knowledge of systems and Microsoft office applications
  • Is willing to work on a variety of tasks and flexible in their approach to work
  • Ability to organise and multi-task
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Professional and well presented

Job Duties include (non-exhaustive list):

  • Provide administrative support to the HR Director
  • Answer telephone calls; retrieve and forward messages
  • Check voicemail inbox and keep greeting updated with holiday closures
  • Greet and direct visitors upon arrival and departure
  • Maintain meeting rooms diary and manage room bookings
  • Coordinate catering for internal meetings and fee earner seminars.
  • Regularly liaise with domestic staff for internal meeting room bookings and set up
  • Update telephone directories and employee contact information for call lists monthly
  • Updating call management provider of any changes with staff– Titanic suites
  • Sign and date stamp hand deliveries and assist with post
  • Ordering taxis on account
  • Ordering supplies for office for smooth running of meetings rooms, cleaning supplies for domestic staff, office milk, Nespresso pods etc.
  • Conference call details
  • Counting and lodging money with accounts from petty cash box at reception
  • Document swearing duties – writing receipts, giving change, updating and maintaining rota
  • Reception rota for lunch and annual leave cover
  • Checking emails and faxes and responding to all queries from staff and clients
  • Locking reception doors and cupboards every evening
  • Keep a daily log of staff who are out of office, on annual leave or at court
  • Fire safety roll call at meeting point
  • Liaise with facilities on any maintenance issues for meeting rooms
  • Keep a log for account manager on any catering orders
  • Take card payments for clients and keep a log for accounts at reception
  • Cover in the post room, when required.
  • General administrative duties such as photocopying, keeping records up to date etc.

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