Ashurst is a leading global law firm with a history spanning almost 200 years, and clear strategy for our future growth. Our in-depth understanding of our clients and commitment to providing exceptional standards of service have seen us become a trusted adviser to local and global corporates, financial institutions and governments in all areas of commercial law. To find out more please visit www.ashurst.com
We are currently looking to recruit a Receptionist to join our Melbourne office on a six month fixed term contract, working Tuesday-Friday (4 days) between the hours of 10:00am – 6:30pm.
Joining as the Receptionist you will be responsible for;
Reservations and Coordination of Melbourne meeting rooms
You will also be responsible for providing efficient, effective and professional reception and administrative services of the firms conferencing facilities in order to assist both internal and external client needs.
Essential Skills & Experience:
Excellent personal presentation
Excellent telephone manner
Time Management Skills with the ability to organise and prioritise workload
Sound written and verbal skills
Use initiative and follow through on requests
Excellent computer skills
Ability to type with speed and accuracy, typing 50wpm
Excellent attention to detail and follow through on all requests
Computer reservation system experience, EMS or similar
Ability to work under pressure and cope with changing priorities
Flexibility and adaptability
A strong understanding of confidentiality
High degree of professionalism
Energy and enthusiasm
Ability to work as part of a team
What makes Ashurst a great place to work?
We offer you all the things you should expect from an international law firm: competitive remuneration with the flexibility to reward high performance, flexible working, complimentary gym memberships, corporate health plans and an industry-leading programme that celebrates diversity and inclusion. We are committed to delivering positive impacts to our communities through our Corporate Responsibility programme, with a strong emphasis on working with First Nations people through our pro bono practice. We aim to recruit, retain and promote the best people from the widest possible talent pools. We are committed to offering a safe and welcoming environment for all employees to ensure they are supported to work at their best. Beyond this, what sets Ashurst apart from others is our global strength, our drive to innovate and collaborate, and our commitment to excellence. It is these values that make Ashurst a unique place to work.