Front of House Receptionist

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Closing date: 30/11/2022
Term: Permanent
Working hours: Full-time
Department: Facilities and Support
Location: London
The firm

Bolt Burdon Kemp LLP is a leading London law firm representing individuals who have been seriously injured. Through litigation, we help our clients secure the compensation they need to live their best lives, however altered their circumstances. We put our clients at the centre of everything we do and help them fight for justice every step of the way. We are passionate about getting the best results, providing exemplary client care, whilst striving to change the law for the better with every case.

We are committed to making Bolt Burdon Kemp the best place to work for everyone. Our people are extraordinary people and we take great care to nurture and support their growth within a learning culture.

The department

We have recently moved to a shiny new office in the City of London, by Smithfields Market. As a result, we have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join us in a Front of House role.


You will assist with:

  • Meeting and greeting all visitors and staff in the office, while providing a welcoming environment;
  • Managing meeting room bookings, updating internal guest lists and arranging refreshments;
  • Ensuring the tidiness and general upkeep of the client-facing areas and providing hospitality for in-house events;
  • Managing security passes and access to the building;
  • Dealing with clients and fee-earners face to face and on the telephone;
  • Answering all incoming telephone calls via the switchboard in a timely manner, displaying empathy and excellent customer service to all callers;
  • Providing cover for the Support team as and when required, undertaking other relevant administrative and housekeeping tasks.

You will ideally:

  • Have a minimum of one year experience in a busy front of house role;
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with vulnerable clients and professionals visiting the office while providing a high standard of customer care;
  • Be able to demonstrate a flexible attitude, strong organisational skills, attention to detail, an ability to work well under pressure, manage multiple priorities, keep on top of a busy workload and meet deadlines;
  • Be confident, approachable, articulate, proactive, friendly, work well within a team,and have a problem solving mind-set;
  • Have first aid and fire marshal training , although this is  not essential as training will be provided;

Working hours will be flexible between the core period of 8:00 am and 6:00 pm (on a rota basis), with occasional cover for out of hour events and any emergencies that may arise.

In return, we give all our staff the opportunity to excel in their chosen field by providing training, support, supervision and responsibility to match experience. Our working environment is demanding but friendly and very flexible. 



If you are interested in this role and would like to join us, please click the apply button