11 October 2017 - 11 December 2017

Job Title: Receptionist
Reporting to: Managers/Partners
Salary: Market Rate
Location: Hertford

About Us

Wilkins Kennedy is a top 20 firm of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers providing a full range of accounting and business advisory services to a diverse range of businesses and individuals across the UK and overseas.  We operate from 17 regional offices based across the South of England with a turnover of £47 million, 74 partners and over 600 members of staff.

Role Purpose

To support the Hertford Office in relation to reception and some administration tasks.  To maintain and develop existing/prospective internal and external relationships through provision of excellent customer service. 

Key Areas of Focus

  • Meet & greet visitors   
  • Deal with both internal and external telephone queries
  • Keep reception area tidy
  • General correspondence
  • Maintain contact lists
  • Maintain daily movement lists
  • Manage car registration list
  • Other office duties as and when required
  • Arrange Couriers
  • Arrange lunches for meetings

Key Competencies

  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office packages (Outlook and Word)
  • Self-sufficient with ability to stand alone
  • Pro-active
  • Team working skills

Personal Profile

  • Smart professional appearance
  • Polite & welcoming
  • Good telephone manner
  • Organised
  • Assertive

Previous Experience


  • Reception background
  • PC experience including Word and Outlook

To Apply

To be considered for this role, please send to your CV to helen.dudley@wilkinskennedy.com, Regional HR Manager.

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