Administration Assistant/Receptionist

  • Location:

    Canterbury, Kent

  • Sector:

    Office Services

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Samantha Henry

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    11/10/2019 09:12:58

Administration Assistant/ Reception - Canterbury - £18,000 - Professional Services

We are currently working on behalf of a law firm who are looking for an Administration Assistant/ Reception to join the team in Canterbury.

The successful candidate will have a high level of organisational and attention to detail skills.

The Duties and Responsibilities:

* Providing administrative support to fee earners and secretaries including audio typing by digital dictation, general filing, bulk photocopying, preparation of court bundles, sewing wills, archiving etc.
* Provide cover for the Reception as required.
* Open and distribute incoming post.
* Answer incoming telephone calls, answering enquiries, taking messages and passing on where appropriate.
* Maintenance of client Data. .
* Ensure that the reception area is kept tidy
* Book meeting rooms and ensure refreshments are provided and liaise with the kitchen/caterers to book in-house lunches for staff and their guests when required.

The person specifics:

* Strong IT skills including PowerPoint, Excel, Word
* Grades A-C at GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths
* High level of attention to detail
* Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
* Strong time management and prioritisation skills
* Previous experience operating a switchboard
* Smart, presentable appearance
* Ability to develop & maintain positive working relationships

If you have the skills and experience required for the role please apply through the link.

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