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Receptionist (Part Time)

The Department of Zoology is a busy, friendly Department located in the city-centre. We are looking to recruit a part-time Receptionist to undertake professional reception duties for all visitors to the Department. The successful candidate will be well-organized, friendly and able to relate to many different kinds of visitor (staff, students, academic visitors, members of the public, contractors) and their varied requests for help. The Receptionist will support a variety of Reception functions including room bookings, mail in/out, receipt of students' work, and clerical tasks from time to time. Some previous experience in a customer-facing role is required, as is a familiarity with basic computing packages.

The working pattern for this position is Wednesday 12.00-16.00, Thursday and Friday 8.30-16.00. These hours are not flexible. Additional hours may be available by agreement.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please quote reference PF14003 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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