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Receptionist - Derby

Position:            Receptionist

Location:           Derby

Role:                    Part time (25 hours per week) - Monday – Friday 12.30pm – 5.30pm

Salary:                Competitive

Purpose of Role

An opportunity has arisen for a Receptionist at Smith Cooper Limited in Derby. Smith Cooper ( is a progressive business and advisory firm based in the Midlands.   

The role is to provide reception support to the staff and visitors of the Derby Office and to represent Smith Cooper in a professional, polite and efficient manner.

  Key responsibilities

  • Receiving and dealing with telephone calls through the main switchboard, redirecting           or taking messages for both the Derby and Nottingham offices
  •  Welcoming all visitors
  •  Franking of all outgoing mail in a timely manner
  •  Establishing a good working relationship with colleagues and clients
  •  Managing the meeting room bookings to ensure smoothly running of the facilities
  • Assistance with refreshments for meetings
  • Providing cover for the Morning Receptionist’s annual holidays
  • Assisting the Team Leader and other secretaries as appropriate
  • Ad hoc support to other teams within the office as required

Skills, Knowledge, Experience

  •       Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  •       Good organisational skills
  •       Friendly and polite manner
  •       Team player with a strong work ethic
  •       Good IT skills and a knowledge of Word and Excel

If you are interested in this position, please send a copy of your CV along with a cover letter to

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