receptionist in halifax

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halifax, nova scotia
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Administrative Support
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Randstad Staffing, Canada's #1 Integrated Staffing Firm is actively recruiting for an experienced Receptionist (for a 3-4 month term)to work for one of our clients in Halifax. This is a contract position and the successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

•Primary reception coverage and maintenance of phone system. Includes greeting all clients, answering the telephone, assisting in booking client appointments, confirming all client appointments for the next day, validating parking and maintaining the reception area.
•Open all mail, date stamps and distributes to office staff and responsible for all incoming and outgoing couriers.
•Send, receives and distributes faxes on a timely basis.
•Order supplies from external suppliers and internal departments, including marketing material and forms.
•Coordinate meeting agendas.
•Make all maintenance calls for service and keep supplies stocked for office equipment.
•Maintain effective filing systems; assist Manager, Regional Administration with various initiatives and record keeping functions.
•Assist with branch compliance duties including maintaining the security checklist, the Business Continuity Plan.
•Assist in appropriate coding of invoices.
•Special projects as directed.

- Monday-Friday
- Eligibility for individual Health and Dental Benefits.
- Temporary position for 3-4 months with possibility of an extension
- Paid weekly.

•Secondary school education
•Two to three years experience in a receptionist and administrative position with a financial services company
•Knowledge of customer service principles and practices
•Proficient in the use of Microsoft Windows and its applications such as Excel and Word

Competency Requirements:

•Attention to detail
•Initiative and resourcefulness
•Client focus
•Ability to work individually and with a team
•Strong organizational skills
•Excellent communication skills

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Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.