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Part Time Receptionist

Job Details
  • 4829
  • Sonardyne International Ltd
  • Yateley, Hampshire
  • Permanent, Part Time
  • A salary of £22,857 (pro rata) + generous benefits

Part Time Receptionist

Permanent contract working 26.25 hours per week, 7:45am to 1pm Monday to Friday.

Founded in 1971 with a vision to improve the safety and efficiency of underwater navigation for divers, Sonardyne has become a world leading independent provider of underwater acoustic, inertial, optical and sonar technology.

The Role – Part Time Receptionist

Reporting to the HR Manager, you’ll be responsible for delivering a first-class reception service to visitors, callers and employees, promoting a professional image of the company at all times and exceeding expectations.

Your duties will include, although will not be limited to:

  • Welcoming all visitors and assisting with general enquiries and completion of the signing in/out process
  • Receiving and responding to calls in a timely and professional manner, directing enquiries and taking messages where appropriate
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy reception area which is welcoming for visitors and promotes a positive first impression
  • Managing the ordering of office stationery and supplies
  • Maintaining filing systems and managing all incoming and outgoing mail
  • Keeping an accurate record of employees’ holiday requests and time in lieu records

Our Requirements – Part Time Receptionist

  • Proven experience as a receptionist gained within a busy environment
  • Superb telephone skills with a professional and friendly manner
  • IT literacy including good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • High level of attention to detail, along with timely and accurate typing skills
  • Superb organisational skills, with the ability to multi-task and remain calm under pressure
  • Loyal, highly driven, with a flexible approach to work

The Package

As a Part Time Receptionist, you’ll be part of an organisation where there are no limits to what you can achieve. We have an open and innovative culture where every member of the team has a challenging role with plenty of opportunities to develop and grow, along with influencing and shaping the future of our technology. We also like to have some fun, with a very active social group and regular company subsidised events. There are great pubs, running and cycling routes on our doorstep, and other sporting facilities nearby.

You’ll also benefit from:

  • A salary of £22,857 pro rata (equivalent to £16,000 based on 26.25 hours per week)
  • Company performance / profit related annual bonus
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata)
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme enabling you to buy an extra 5 days annual leave
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme with generous employer contributions
  • Sickness Absence benefit plan with long term absence insurance cover
  • Life assurance (6 x salary)
  • Health Insurance
  • Enhanced Maternity Pay Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

You’ll be employed on a permanent contract, working 26.25 hours per week Monday to Friday 7:45am to 1pm. You’ll be based at our global head office located on the Blackbushe Business Park in Yateley, Hampshire, with ample free parking.

More about us:

From the Mariana Trench, the deepest point on earth, to surging shorelines and anywhere in-between, we make the impossible possible through our continuous passion for innovation. That innovation comes from our greatest asset - our people. Our highly skilled team design, engineer and manufacture technologies that are enabling our customers to discover, navigate, measure, detect and communicate in the toughest environment on earth - our oceans.

All applications for this Part Time Receptionist role are to be submitted online.

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