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Position: Receptionist (Houston, TX) Category: Admin
City: Houston State : TX
Branch Name: Taylor Smith Consulting Dress Code:
Branch Phone: (713) 937-3111 Job ID: 298
Pay Information: $11.00 - $12.50 Order Type: TP

Job Purpose:Responsible for receiving visitors by phone and in person. Provides clerical and administrative support as needed.

Job Responsibilities:

Job description may include but not limited to:

MUST be on time and responsible for opening the office daily;

Greet all visitors in a courteous, timely and professional manner;

Offer them refreshments such as coffee or water;

Seat them and announce the visitors as needed;

Answer all incoming telephone calls by the thirdring;

Forward to the appropriate person or provide information requested directly where able;

Maintain the cleanliness of the front reception area, conference rooms and kitchen area;

Schedule use of office space and post on the portal calendar;

Maintain Committee rosters, meetings, and event dates on the portal;

Send meeting notices, reminders and announcements;

all attendees for seminars or workshops;

Answer inquiries received in the general information email box and/or distribute to the appropriate staff member;

Contact applicants to verify their correct information

Manage return mail,

Call to receive payments for certification, subscription and expedited files

Assist with facilitating the processing of applications

Schedule on-site visits;

Conduct reference calls for certification applications;

Use checklist provided to perform desk audit on all applications as submitted for certification;

Receive all incoming mail. Pick up mail from postal box. Prepare and deposit outgoing mail;

Assist couriers and delivery persons. Place packages with the appropriate person;

Maintain all office supplies & supply room. Place order with Executive Assistant for approval;

Ensure copier and postage machines are stocked daily.

Assist personnel with preparation and execution of events;

Maintain a pleasant, professional demeanor at all times. Support staff, volunteers and Board Members whenever possible;

Comply with the provisions of the Employee Handbook;

Other duties as assigned by the Executive Assistant to the President, the Senior Leadership Team, or the President.


High School Diploma or equivalent; 2 years’ experience working in a busy office area;

Bilingual language skills preferred;

Professional business dress appearance required;

Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Good verbal and written communication skills are required;

Excellent customer services & pleasant attitude

Team player

Exceptional use of Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word);

Motivated self-starter with the ability to take initiative and perform well with minimal supervision;

Ability to organize, multitask, prioritize and work under pressure;

Ability to be resourceful and anticipate needs and issues as they arise;

Attention to detail is paramount.

Position Overview:

The receptionist is a critical role in the organization. This person is responsible for opening the office daily, which sets the tone for our service delivery to our corporate members and MBEs. Active listening and great customer service skills are a must!


Medical, dental and vision insurance coverage after 90 day probationary period

Retirement account

Vacation and sick leave for all full-time employees

Paid holidays

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