21 Apr 2016

Full-Time Receptionist (Chancery) at British High Commission

Toni AdewunmiAnywhere

Job Description

Receptionist (Chancery)
The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. We promote family-friendly flexible working opportunities, where operational and security needs allow.
Job Category
Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Residence and Support Staff)
Job Subcategory
Job Description (Roles and Responsibilities)
Receive and greet visitors

Handle, log and distribute all incoming and outgoing mail

Operating the switchboard, handling and forwarding customer’s enquiries)

Managing transport bookings during working hours for Chancery staff

Ensuring smooth running of reception area

Essential qualifications and experience
Great organisational skills, effective communication and ability to deliver a quality service under pressure

Great organisational skills, effective communication and ability to deliver a quality service under pressure

previous experience as a Receptionit

previous administration experience

MS office

Required competencies
Seeing the Big Picture, Collaborating and Partnering, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace
Application deadline
29 April 2016
A1 (L)
Type of Position
Working hours per week
Location (City)
Type of Post
British High Commission
Start Date
1 May 2016
Additional information
Employees recruited locally by the British High Commission in Abuja are subject to Terms and Conditions of Service according to local employment law in Nigeria.
Employees who are not eligible to pay local income tax: e.g. certain third-country nationals and spouses/partners of UK diplomats will have their salaries abated by an equivalent amount.
Reference checking and security clearances will be conducted.
Any questions you may have about this position will only be answered during interview, should you be invited.

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