Location: New Street Square, London, EC4A
Salary: Up to £27,500 (Annual .)
Portico is defined by our unique culture – One that rewards hard work and commitment, empowers people to grow, with the belief that work should be fun and engaging!
Our family is made up of all kinds of people. We embrace diversity and believe in treating everyone equally to ensure that everyone has the same opportunities to grow, develop and progress in their careers.
Portico have begun the search for a Receptionist and Hospitality Host (Operations Host) to join our small team based at a Law Firm within close proximity to Chancery Lane and station.
The warm welcome from our Operations Host determines the first impressions guests and visitors have of our client’s business, along with the service they receive whilst in the office. So, the role of the Operations Host is not just the meet and greet on reception. It includes the delivery and operation of the onsite hospitality, catering, meeting room setup, and IT troubleshooting service.
The Operations Host will be proactive in dealing with requests, diligent with booking rooms and motivated to deliver a consistently great service.
They will need to deal with enquiries from a varied gust base, responding to queries and requests in a timely manner. So, it is extremely important that the successful candidate has the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels, building strong working relationships with their colleagues, clients and other service partners.
Shift pattern: 40 hours per week, shifts between 7am and 7pm with some Overtime on occasion to cover on site events.
The successful Operations Host will have previous experience working in a customer service environment, preferably within a high end corporate or hotel environment.
They will be outgoing, warm, confident, and enthusiastic with a passion for customer services. They will also maintain a professional appearance, and possess the ability to communicate clearly and confidently face to face and over the telephone.
The successful candidate should be comfortable with manual handling, as the role will involve moving furniture and partitions around in the setup of the rooms for all styles.