Overview

Salary: £12.02 per hour

Shift hours: Permanent

Receptionist – HMS Excellent 
  • £12.02 per hour
  • 31.5 hours per week
We’re currently recruiting a friendly Receptionist to provide first-class reception service for Defence on a part time basis, contracted to 31.5 hours per week.
As a Receptionist, you will work in a welcoming team to ensure that all staff and visitors are greeted and dealt with in a warm and efficient manner. In return, you will have the chance to progress with a company that invests in its people, celebrates individuality, and rewards and recognises employees who go above and beyond.
Please note: This role is contracted to 50 weeks per year
We ensure you’re rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
  • To help with the cost of living crisis, Compass will be providing a free meal or equivalent Subsidy while working
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and many more
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Regular emails filled with the best discounts and savings available
  • Receive cash rewards every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes
Could you bring your spark to Defence? Here’s what you need to know before applying:
Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere for all staff and visitors
  • Answering all incoming calls in a friendly manner
  • Providing administrative support across a diverse range of areas
  • Managing the ordering and distribution of office supplies
  • Ensuring the office area is always kept neat and tidy
  • Representing Compass Group UK&I and maintaining a positive brand image
Our ideal Receptionist will:
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Possess fantastic organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks
  • Be competent in using Microsoft Office and general office equipment
  • Display passion for delivering excellent customer service
  • Be an excellent team player
  • Have the ability to develop and maintain good working relationships
  • Demonstrate exceptional timekeeping and reliability

Part of Compass Group UK&I, ESS is the Defence, Government, and Energy services sector of Compass Group UK & Ireland. We support 250+ UK military establishments, high profile police, secure environments and government sites, along with a range of onshore and offshore facilities including platforms, drilling rigs, floatels and offices for the energy sector. We know that a friendly face makes all the difference, so we look for people who are passionate about delivering excellent customer service, at all levels, to join our teams.

Job Reference: com/2203/95830001/52631651/ONE

Compass Group UK&I wants everyone in our business to feel able to be themselves at work and to have an equal opportunity to progress their career. We want to create a culture where we respect and embrace everyone’s talents, beliefs, backgrounds, and abilities. Where our colleagues feel valued, can reach their full potential, and thrive – Diversity is Our Strength!

Reference: com/2203/95830001/52631651/ONE

Location: Portsmouth