Telephonist/Receptionist - Part Time

Telephonist/Receptionist – Gloucester

Salary – £14,626 – (pro-rata)

Working Days/Hours – Thursday & Friday’s – 8.30am – 17:00pm


Main Responsibilities and Purpose:

To provide at all times an efficient and friendly telephone answering and customer facing service for our clients whilst observing confidentiality.

Routine Duties: 

  • Answering all incoming telephone calls and transferring them to the relevant extensions
  • Taking messages if, and when, required and ensuring they are taken/brought to the attention of the relevant fee-earner or secretary
  • Greeting visitors in Reception and providing refreshments as necessary
  • Booking meeting rooms
  • Assisting with preparing and laying out lunches for client or internal meetings
  • Making a log of staff members who have phoned in sick and informing HR and the Line Manager as appropriate whilst maintaining confidentiality at all times
  • Maintaining up to date office telephone list
  • Reporting any faults found on the telephone system to IT/HR
  • Assisting (when trained) in programming the computerised Meridian Switchboard when alterations are required i.e. people changing desks/offices
  • Assisting with opening and closing of the internal shutters at the beginning and end of the day
  • Archiving Files and maintaining accurate database of destruction dates

Non Routine Duties:

  • Any other “ad hoc” duties when required such as assisting Fee Earners and Secretaries

GB Solutions are a leading employment agency for jobs in Gloucestershire and beyond. As a member of the REC, we are committed to working to the highest possible standards for candidates and clients.

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  • Job Category Office
  • Job Location Gloucester
  • Job Salary £14,626
  • Job Salary Benefits
  • Job hours Part-Time
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Ref 602144

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