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Temporary Receptionist - $16.75/hr - Vernon Hills, IL

Kelly Services
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
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**Receptionist** **- Vernon Hills, IL 60061**


**Kelly Services is now seeking an experienced administrative professiona to join the team of a global food packaging company in the Vernon Hills area as a Receptionist. This is a temporary position with no long-term commitment required! Build your resume by completing a contract with a successful global company!**


**THE BASICS**


**Pay** **: $16.75**

**Shift:** **8 a.m. 4:30 p.m.**

**Contract:** **Temporary, immediate start, estimated end 9/13**


**POSITION PROFILE**


**The Receptionist provides administrative support for reception and guest services, mail services, phone, meeting rooms and location services.**


**Other key functions of this position include:**



**Receives and directs incoming calls to appropriate personnel and voicemail.**


**Greets and announces clients, applicants and visitors.**


**Follows security procedures for recording guests, suppliers and other visitors.**


**Arranges escorts as needed.**


**Issues visitor passes and validates parking.**


**Assists with scheduling and preparing meeting and conference rooms.**


**Coordinates setup of conference/meetings rooms.**


**Arranges for and reserves projectors and other meeting equipment, ensuring equipment is in good operating condition.**


**Arranges video and/or web conferencing as needed.**


**Coordinates catering for meeting and events.**


**May negotiate pricing and menus.**


**Secures approvals for catering expenses and reviews invoices to arrange billing to appropriate department or business unit.**


**Performs general clerical duties associated with distributing office faxes, packages and mail as required.**


**Uses tracking systems to record inbound and outbound courier, freight and mail.**


**Meters mail.**


**Arranges messenger service as needed.**


**Follows location security procedures for screening inbound deliveries.**


**Orders office supplies and other common use items for the location, such as caf supplies, equipment toner, printer paper, freight and shipping supplies etc.**


**Maintains neat appearance reception area, conference rooms caf and other common areas.**


**Requests building and housekeeping services as needed.**


**Periodically inspects common area equipment to ensure good operating condition.**


**Arranges equipment service as needed.**


**Maintains records and logs of service requests and tracks their status.**


**Maintains a file of services including transportation sources, accommodations, and referral contacts.**


**May arrange convenience/hospitality services for guests such as transportation, tickets, reservations, etc.**


**Performs other duties as assigned.**




**REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS**



**Ability to start within a week**


**HS Diploma or GED required.**


**Prior Front Desk, Concierge, customer service or other hospitality experience preferred.**


**Ability to comprehend and interpret instructions, short correspondence, and memos and ask clarifying questions to ensure understanding.**


**Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.**


**Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from clients, co-workers, and/or supervisor with a strong, professional customer service orientation.**


**Ability to calculate simple figures such as percentages.**


**Ability to understand and carry out general instructions in standard situations.**


**Ability to solve problems in standard situations.**


**Requires basic analytical skills.**


**Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite.**


**Ability to work flexible work schedules based on office needs.**




**A limited number of applications will be considered for this position, so apply today for immediate consideration!**


**Please note - this position is being recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local branch office. You can apply directly to this posting (PLEASE INCLUDE AN UPDATED RESUME) or by emailing your resume to** **Hannah.Webb@kellyservices.com** **. Please include the title of the job and its location in your email.**



**Why Kelly** **** **?**


At Kelly
Services , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune
100 companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access
the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect
with Kelly.




**AboutKelly Services** ****




As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people
around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of
talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .


Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-08-02 Expires: 2019-09-02

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