Receptionist, part time (afternoons)

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£18,421 pro rata, (£12,500 actual)
07 Mar 2019
20 Mar 2019
Contract Type

Our Reception team are looking for a new experienced team member to be the first point of contact for visitors to Cambridge University Press. The hours for this role are from 12.45 to 5.30pm Monday to Friday.

The priority for this role is to deliver a great visitor experience as an accomplished Receptionist.  You will greet all of our visitors and notify their Press contact of their arrival. You will also be responsible for answering incoming calls to the business and redirecting them to the appropriate Press contact. Other duties will include allocation of pool cars and other administration tasks as required by the business.

About you:

You will be enthusiastic about offering first-rate customer service in line with the Press’ Customer First approach. You will have a flexible approach to your work and be open to continuous change and improvement. You care about attention to detail and you understand that your decisions matter. You are a good team player and you are also happy to work independently.

Important for this role is that you have excellent communication skills, verbal and written, you are well organised, have an aptitude for technology and you are confident to be the first point of contact for our visitors.   

About us:

We have over 2,500 talented employees across 50 international offices uniting all our publishing groups. We’re one of the world’s most respected publisher, driven by the purpose of unlocking people’s potential with the best learning and research solutions.

We need determined individuals to help make this happen. We work in global teams, tackle the big issues, raise education standards, and deliver innovative solutions to learners and researchers.

We’re committed to creating a dynamic work environment that empowers you to be your best. Our benefits include group personal pension and free life assurance,  an inclusive and flexible working environment comprising of 28 days holiday (plus bank holidays), on-site fitness facilities, and many more. Furthermore, our Cambridge office is just a 10 minutes’ walk from the train station.

Please click the apply button below for further details and to make your application.

We are provisionally looking at holding interviews on 26th and 27th March.

Please complete our online application by 20th March.