Sample Job Advertisement for a Receptionist

March 6, 2018

Position summary

As a Receptionist, you will be the ambassador of our company’s first impressions on the guests and visitors.

It will be your foremost responsibility to compassionately greet all incoming guests, visitors, and members, help them with directions or any appropriate information that they need while maintaining a high level of confidentiality.

You will be required to professionally answer phone calls in a polite manner and forward calls to the respective departments.

Also, you will need to perform various front desk duties including filing, handling and re-directing mail, and the like.

Position Details

Job Title Receptionist
Job ID 2346
Company Arizona Grand Senior Living Community
Department Administration
Category Support (Non- Managerial)
Vacancies 2
Salary 16$ / hr
Posted on March 6, 2018
Last date March 26, 2018


3030 LBJ Freeway, Suite 600 – Dallas, TX 75234

Job Description

• Answer incoming telephone calls, determine the purpose of callers, and forward calls to appropriate personnel and departments.
• Greet visitors/guests/members professionally, and determine their nature and purpose of visit.
• Direct and accompany visitors/guests/members to appropriate destination or waiting rooms.
• Monitors visitors’ access and issues visitor pass.
• Collect, sort, distribute and prepare correspondence, mail, messages and courier deliveries.
• Schedule appointments, maintaining & updating calendars, and reminding the respective personnel of the appointments.
• Create and print fax sheets, memos, mail, reports and other documents.
• Receive payments, record receipts for services and handle and reconcile all petty cash daily.
• Take and resolve complaints from customers and the public being positive to negative criticism.
• Support the Mission, Vision and core values of the company.
• May be required to perform basic clerical duties, such as faxing office notes and photocopying.
• Assist with Admin and HR tasks as needed.


High School Diploma or G.E.D

A certification in office management will be a plus.


1-2 years of related experience. (Experience in an office environment will be preferred)

Skills & Abilities

• Ability to build positive relationships with high level of interpersonal skills
• Excellent talent to interact with people in a positive and courteous manner
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to prioritize tasks according to importance in a fast-paced environment
• Multi-tasking capability without compromising on quality
• Must be proficient in handling office equipment including complex multiple lined telephones, printers, photocopy machines, thumbprint machine, etc.
• Dependable, punctual and able to work flexible working hours
• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications, specifically MS Word and Excel.



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