Receptionist / Office Assistant

Employer
PrideStaff
Location
Odenton, MD
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Administrative
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
As a Receptionist, you will be responsible for greeting and assisting vendors, customers, job applicants, and other visitors. You will answer incoming telephone calls, determining the purpose of calls and forwarding calls to appropriate personnel or department.Other responsibilities of the Office Assistant role include: Operating a switchboard to route incoming calls and place outgoing calls Retrieving messages from voicemail and forwarding to appropriate personnel Taking and delivering messages or transferring calls to voicemail when appropriate Answering questions about organization and providing callers with requested information Welcoming on-site visitors, determining nature of business, and announcing visitors Monitoring visitor access and issuing passes when required Updating appointment calendars and handling scheduling duties Receiving, sorting, and routing mail and publications Maintaining fax machines, retrieving, and routing incoming faxesIn the Receptionist role, you must be a positive customer-service-oriented team player who is also able to multitask in a fast-paced environment. You must present a professional image and possess excellent communication skills. Other requirements of the Receptionist role include: Must have at least 2 years of recent Administrative Clerical experience Must have at least intermediate knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint Ability to work independently with minimal to no supervision Knowledge of clerical procedures and protocol Must be willing to submit to a background check Benefits PrideStaff wants you to Succeed! We offer the Support you need along the way!Over the years, we have helped tens of thousands of people find outstanding career growth opportunities. At PrideStaff, we truly value people, and we are dedicated to getting to know you and advocating on your behalf with our network employers across the country. Our Recruiters will help guide you with career tools and resources. We are pleased to offer a comprehensive benefits package to our Field Associates that provides peace of mind as you live and work. Benefits package includes: Medical, Rx, and Wellness Benefits Dental and Vision Plan Options Short-term Disability 401(k) Retirement Plan