Finance and Administration Receptionist - Apprenticeship

Croydon, Surrey, CR0
£9,216 per annum
26 Mar 2019
28 Mar 2019
Contract Type

Job title: Finance and Administration Receptionist - Apprenticeship

Location: Croydon/Blackheath

Wage: £192/Week £10,000 per annum

Start date: ASAP

Working hours: Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm

Time spent in training: You are required to spend a minimum of 7 hours per week in training that supports your apprenticeship course

Course entry requirements: A-C English and Maths GCSE

What is an apprenticeship?

Apprenticeship courses are developed by employers and professional bodies, ensuring apprentices study a curriculum that is tailored to real-world job roles. All our courses are accredited by an authorised awarding body or the Institute of Apprenticeships, guaranteeing you work towards an approved, professional certificate. Completing an apprenticeship will help you develop the knowledge and skills required to excel in your chosen career, providing a concrete foundation for future growth.

Apprenticeship course available: Business Administrator Level 3

Course information:

Business & Administration Level 3

About the role:

My client are a bespoke Family Contact Centre in Thornton Heath. The team has over 20 years of experience working with children and families.

They are offering a fantastic opportunity to train as an Apprentice Finance/Administrator Receptionist. You will be the first point of contact for visitors into reception and on the phone and therefore you are expected to be polite, friendly and efficient.

The Apprentice Finance/Administrator Receptionist will be running our Front desk, alongside assisting the wider support team in various administrative/financial tasks.

Benefits include:

  • Apprenticeship training delivered at your workplace to achieve a nationally recognised certificate
  • Competitive apprentice wage
  • Career guidance with opportunities for progression
  • Retail discounts
  • Discounted travel

Job duties and responsibilities:

  • Maintain a clean, orderly reception & office.
  • Receive visitors politely providing them with drinks as appropriate
  • Prepare & send out invoices, diary & chase payments not received when appropriate
  • Place orders for office supplies, ensuring the correct items are received.
  • Work in close collaboration with Management Team providing administrative/finance support for the organisation.
  • Receive & make phone calls. Take and relay messages to the appropriate person.
  • Provide information to callers/service users/professionals

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Someone who is comfortable speaking on the phone
  • Attention to detail
  • Be able to work to tight deadlines
  • IT literate
  • Willing to learn new skills!!!

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