Receptionist - Part Time (21 hrs/wk)

At Premier Foods, we create the food the nation loves for modern life.

We’re one of Britain’s largest branded food companies, employing around 4,000 people in over 14 sites across the country, and supplying a range of retail, wholesale, foodservice and other customers with some of Britain’s best-loved brands. Those brands include Ambrosia desserts, Batchelors convenient meals, Bisto and OXO stocks and gravies, Loyd Grossman and Sharwood’s cooking sauces, and Mr. Kipling cakes.

Chances are you have one of our products in your home, as over 95% of British households bought one of our products last year.

Location Salary Function Closing date
St Albans Competative Facilities 25-8-2017

Job description

We’re looking for a self motivated and organised front of house Receptionist to help raise the profile of our head office site by delivering a professional, slick and welcoming service.

The role works alongside the wider facilities team in a challenging environment of constant change so will suit only an experienced candidate with a proven track record of taking full ownership of regular duties whilst also embracing the adhoc tasks and identifying opportunities for improvement.

Key Responsibilities include:
  • Managing incoming calls and transfers
  • Meeting and greeting all visitors, ensuring a high quality introductions to our business
  • Maintaining a well organised and clean environment, ensuring victors’ first impressions are always positive
  • Issuing and monitoring building passes
  • Co-ordinating all incoming and outgoing post as necessary
  • Managing the business Taxi/courier accounts, (preferred suppliers), and usage logs, ensuring invoices are reconciled at the end of each month
  • Acting as Health & Safety ‘champion’ for both internal and external customers, and contractors
  • Generating stationery orders as and when required
  • Supporting Facilities management as required
Minimum Requirements:
  • 2-3 years experience working within a busy reception / switchboard environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and adapt priorities
  • Demonstrable user experience of computer/financial software preferred

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