Front of House Receptionist/ Office Assistant- Film Head Office

Job Title: Front of House Receptionist/ Office Assistant- Film Head Office
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London, London
Salary: £20000 - £21000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH74889
Contact Name: Natasha Uddin
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2019 13:46

Job Description

We are recruiting for a Front of House Receptionist/ Office Assistant, skilled and experienced in dealing with a busy switchboard, and liaising with senior clientele.

Suitable candidates must have a keen interest in Film, Media and Entertainment and possess a passion for the creative industry!

Key Responsibilities:

  • First point of contact; welcoming all clients
  • Management of the reception desk/ front of house area
  • Screening/ re-directing calls and taking messages
  • Email correspondence
  • Booking meeting rooms
  • Arranging travel
  • Franking post
  • Providing a high level of customer service at all times
  • Organising refreshments and managing lunch orders
  • Responding to business service queries including allocating car park spaces, booking taxis etc
  • Facilities; arranging external cleaning services for office
  • Assisting with health and safety issues
  • Managing supplies for the office- food/ stationery etc
  • Checking invoices and raising PO's for supplier payments
  • Training/ inducting new members of staff
  • Providing administrative support to Head Office operations team as required

Skills/ experience required

  • Front of house/ reception experience (minimum one year)
  • Strong customer service experience
  • Skilled in the use of various switchboards
  • Polite, clear and professional telephone manner
  • Strong IT skills
  • Experience in dealing with senior clientele
  • Pro-active, punctual and committed
  • Well presented
  • A strong relationship builder
  • Actively engaged to deliver and strive to overcome barriers and hurdles

This is a fantastic opportunity as our client offers scope to develop into other areas of the business after 12-18 months of working in the role of Front of House Receptionist.

If you possess solid customer service/ client focused experience; have a genuine interest in film & entertainment and would be keen to pursue a career within a vibrant, exciting and fast moving company, then apply now!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.