Our client, an organisation that provides 4* student accommodation to international students, is currently recruiting for a receptionist to join their busy, friendly team on a fixed term contract of minimum 6 months but potentially could be extended! Working in stunning surroundings based in the heart of Bloomsbury, this role is responsible being the first point of contact for students and guests. This is a full time role and the successful candidate would be required to work five shifts per week on a rota basis to include weekends and bank holidays, The shift times vary but the earliest starts at 7am and the latest finishes at 11pm. The shifts are 8 hours long. The main responsibilities of the role include: To ensure all guests and students receive a warm, positive welcome To answer all phone calls and transfer calls to the correct line To be responsible for student check in and check out To accept post Helping students and visitors to store luggage in the holding room Respond to a wide range of request and enquiries Promote facilities to students and visitors Ensure the reception area is kept clean and tidy at all times Manage invoicing payments and cash operations during the day shift. The ideal candidate will have: Previous reception experience, ideally in a hotel or hospitality background. Strong written and verbal communication skills and be IT literate on all MS office packages. A real passion for providing excellent customer services is a must! A great telephone manner Knowledge of a guest booking system is a benefit! IT literate including Microsoft Outlook and Brilliant or similar hotel booking systems Knowledge of StarRez Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.