The British Government is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. They value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. They welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law. They are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Receptionist (Chancery)
Grade: A1 (L)
Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Type of Position: Part-Time
Working hours per week: 16 hours
Type of Post: British High Commission
Job Category : Foreign and Commonwealth Office (Residence and Support Staff)
Job Subcategory: Reception
Job Description (Roles and Responsibilities)
Receive and greet visitors
Handle, log and distribute all incoming and outgoing mail
Operating the switchboard, handling and forwarding customer’s enquiries)
Managing transport bookings during working hours for Chancery staff
Ensuring smooth running of reception area
Essential Qualifications and Experience
Great organisational skills, effective communication and ability to deliver a quality service under pressure
Previous experience as a Receptionist
Previous administration experience
Proficient on MS office
Seeing the Big Picture, Collaborating and Partnering, Managing a Quality Service, Delivering at Pace.
Application Closing Date: 29th April, 2016.
Start Date: 1st May, 2016.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should: Click here to apply online
Employees recruited locally by the British High Commission in Abuja are subject to Terms and Conditions of Service according to local employment law in Nigeria.
Employees who are not eligible to pay local income tax: e.g. certain third-country nationals and spouses/partners of UK diplomats will have their salaries abated by an equivalent amount.
Reference checking and security clearances will be conducted.
Any questions you may have about this position will only be answered during interview, should you be invited.
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