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Switchboard/ Receptionist

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Vacancy location


UK, South East, London

Vacancy details


9-12 Month maternity cover

32 Hours per week

Monday-Wednesday 10am-7pm

Thursday-Friday 3pm-7pm

Lockton is the world’s largest privately held independent insurance broker. Their focus is to provide their clients with the best in risk management, insurance and employee benefits consulting.

The entrepreneurial culture of the business is reflected in empowering associates to act quickly, learn fast and provide the right solutions for their clients.

Lockton currently has an opportunity within the Reception team as per the hours detailed above. 

The successful candidate will be working in a small front of house team where you will be responsible switchboard and receptionist duties.


On alternate weeks you will be required to work between the switchboard room and front of house reception.   In the switchboard room you will be responsible for answering the telephone in a professional and polite manner and transferring calls using the Cisco telephone system. (You will be required to cover reception over lunch: 12-3pm).

On reception you will be excellently presented while providing a professional and friendly welcome to guests and ensuring fellow employees are made aware when external contacts arrive for scheduled meetings. You will also be responsible for taking overflow of phone calls from the switchboard

The responsibility of booking meeting rooms, refreshments, travel, post and administration falls to other departments.

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The successful candidate will have an allocated budget for uniform and will be entitled to full benefits.

Lockton attract the best professionals to come and work with them who are excited by their unique culture that values respect, ethical, moral and caring approach, in fact their associates are their greatest asset.