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Job Description

Join our dynamic team within the Organisational Business Support Directorate as a Receptionist. This role offers a fast-paced environment where you will play a key role in providing effective administrative support to a diverse range of customers. We are seeking an individual who can embody professionalism, maintain a customer-focused approach, and exhibit strong organisational skills.

Location: Bury

Job Role/Responsibilities:

  • Welcome and direct visitors to the appropriate person or meeting room, creating a warm and efficient welcome experience.
  • Keep the reception area tidy and presentable, ensuring a positive first impression for all guests.
  • Provide a high level of customer service, engaging with both internal and external stakeholders to meet or exceed their service expectations.
  • Professionally answer, screen, and forward incoming telephone calls and emails.
  • Perform various receptionist duties such as photocopying, scanning, laminating, binding, and more.
  • Work collaboratively with team members to ensure an effective, efficient, and high-quality service.
  • Contribute to fostering an inclusive and high-performing culture within the Fire Service Headquarters.

Knowledge/Experience required:

  • Prior experience in providing efficient reception and administration services is essential.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish effective relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software, including PowerPoint, Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Excellent customer service skills with a customer-focused approach.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both orally and on the telephone.
  • Maintain a professional and courteous demeanor in all interactions.
  • Possess a polite and effective telephone manner when interacting with callers.

If you are interested in this role or want further discussion, please contact Lewis O'Donnell either via email: or tel: 01772208962. Alternatively, if you have any friend or colleagues that might be interested, please feel free to refer them as we a have a £250 referral scheme in place.