Northern Ireland – Receptionist

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The postholder will operate the regional switchboard and provide a reception service.
Starting salary
Pro rata
Closing date
16 August 2019
Contract type
Part time, fixed term
Contract length
Fixed Term appointment up to 6 months

About this job

The Northern Ireland region is currently recruiting a fixed term part time Receptionist. The successful candidates will be the first line of communication for our region and will therefore have excellent telephone and face to face communication skills.

Experience of operating a multi line switchboard is essential. You will also be required to have administration experience and a sound working knowledge of Microsoft packages, including word and excel.

In addition to the above, the post holder will help co-ordinate our conferencing/meeting room booking system, including invoicing and will have experience working with electronic display units. They will maintain confidentiality and have both a pro-active and flexible approach to their work.


How to apply

Please complete an application form and send 3 copies of your completed application forms together with NI Equality Monitoring Form to Michele Bradford at Galway House, 165 York Street, Belfast, BT15 1AL

Please note no email requests for application forms will be acknowledged.

Applications must be submitted no later than 12 noon on Friday 16th August 2019.



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