Receptionist Job Description

The 79th Group are a family-owned asset management company with an entrepreneurial spirit, based in the UK but with global reach and partners and investors in most countries.

We have a wonderful opportunity available to join our team!

The successful candidate will receive a full training induction and have a mentor to support them.

The role will be varied and involve a range of administration tasks, including,

  • Responsibility for the reception area while complying with office procedures
  • Ensuring the meeting rooms and general areas are kept tidy & presentable
  • General housekeeping throughout the building
  • General document administration as required, including opening, sorting and distributing posts, scanning, saving, printing, photocopying, filing and emailing documents
  • Sign for deliveries and ensure all mail and packages are distributed accordingly.
  • Providing refreshments to the Senior Management Team and visitors
  • Monitoring stock levels for stationery and ordering supplies when required
  • Representing the business with a positive attitude and professional appearance
  • Answering, screening and forwarding phone calls
  • Meeting & greeting all visitors to our Head Office
  • Follow security procedures, such as monitoring the logbook and issuing visitor badges.
  • Promote a friendly and welcoming atmosphere to all
  • Other ad hoc office duties to assist the Business Support & Operations Team

Person Specification

  • Excellent telephone manners with a friendly and welcoming approach
  • Must be patient and courteous
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • To have the greatest level of honesty & integrity
  • Organisational skills and ability to prioritise workloads
  • Willingness to be flexible and part of a team
  • Ability to work unsupervised and to perform accurately under pressure
  • Professionalism and good attention to detail
  • Well presented

In return, we offer

  • A competitive salary
  • 24 Days holidays
  • Birthday Off
  • Christmas Shut Down Period
  • Free Car Parking
  • Christmas Shut Down Period
  • Annual Hosted Summer and Christmas Events

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: £23,000.00-£23,400.00 per year


  • Company events
  • Employee discount
  • On-site parking
  • Store discount


  • No weekends


  • GCSE or equivalent (preferred)

Work Location: In person

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