SE11, London
£30,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Hours: Full Time (35 hours per week)

Contract Type: Fixed Term (12-month Maternity cover)

Department: Office Services

We are currently recruiting a Reception Manager to join our Office Services Management team. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the Reception Team provide and maintain a high quality, secure, professional customer service experience and front-of-house function. 

You will need to deliver the high standards across the diverse and varied portfolio of the departments work activities, undertaking and managing agreed tasks in key areas involving health and safety, procurement and security.

Introduction to the Department 

The Reception Team is led by the Reception Manager and operates within the Office Services Department. The Reception Manager position will be managing a team of three Reception members across two sites (both located in Kennington)

The Facilities team also operates within the Office Services Department with which the Reception team work closely.

Purpose and Main Duties

Lead, manage and coach the Reception Team within the Office Services Department ensuring a smooth-running function to the required standards

Responsible for ensuring the Reception Team provides and maintains a high quality, secure, professional customer service experience and Front of House function. 

Responsible for providing service and guidance for visitors, guests, and employees of the HCPC and other building tenant users

Design implement and monitor processes, procedures and standards for activities which support and enhance the operation of the Reception Team and working with the Facilities Team to develop and promoting activities that improve the overall Office Services Department operations.

A high level of written and oral communication skills, including a proven ability to communicate professionally with employees, suppliers, including members of the public and senior management.

Candidate Requirements

The successful candidate will have significant knowledge, understanding and experience managing a Reception and/or Front of House operation service team, for a similar sized organisation. 

The Reception Manager will need to be educated to a degree level or hold equivalent knowledge and proven ability to manage, lead, support, coach and inspire a team. Working effectively within the wider department providing a high level of service and quality work to the organisation.

What we offer

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a close-knit team delivering quality work and services to, and across the organisation.

We offer a wide range of benefits. These include a popular flexible working policy which may include some homeworking and variable start and finish times, generous annual leave and pension entitlements, 24 hour access to a GP service, season ticket loan, a cycle to work scheme and employee discounts on gym membership and a broad range of retail outlets.

 We also provide opportunities and support for our employees in training and development within the organisation.

Closing Date: 11 November at 13:00pm

Interview Date: 18 and 19 November (TBC)

For further information and to apply for this role, please visit the HCPC Vacancies page.

The HCPC welcomes applicants from all sections of the community and we promote equality of opportunity, diversity and inclusion.


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Refreshed on: 05 November 2020
Closed date: 11 November 2020
Job ref: ID 005304
Tags: Admin, Operations

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