Receptionist/Office Assistant

PA Development Agency - Philadelphia, PA (30+ days ago)

Company name withheld for protection. We are looking for a well-organized receptionist to join our team. The right individual will be highly motivated. The ideal candidate is someone who can multi-task, has extraordinary organizational skills and is always aware of the key role they play in the experience of every client, aide, associate, caller, vendor, and guest. As you know, there's only one chance to make a first impression. This is a fact we don't take lightly. That's why it's so important for us to hire a true team player who likes the challenge of working in a constantly changing, fast-paced environment -- with a SMILE and to perfection. If you have the passion to work with a company that is expanding quickly, if you want your position to grow into a career and you have the ability to always change and are a resourceful problem solver; we welcome you to answer this ad. Those selected for an interview will be given the address via email.

Mon, Tues, Fri 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sat & Sun 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

401k plan w/ company match

Medical Benefits

Pay Rate $15.50/hr.

Responsibilities include:

  • Answer, direct and/or respond to all phone calls in a timely, courteous and professional manner.
  • Take telephone messages accurately and distribute regularly and in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Greet guests, and associates and clients, and direct them to the appropriate person.
  • Set up training orientation and distribute hiring packets
  • File employee and client files
  • Assist administrative staff in day to day functions
  • Maintain office supplies
  • Maintain office image
  • Clean criminal background
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (intermediate Excel skills required)


  • Great communicator in stressful situations
  • A positive, outgoing, professional personality
  • Attention to detail, strong organizational skills, and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Good follow up skills
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, set priorities, and see projects through to completion
  • Ability to work efficiently
  • Experience working with the elderly highly desirable.
  • Must have excellent customer service skills.
  • Professional in attitude and demeanor.
  • Good organizational skills and
  • Must be able to type at least 45+ wpm
  • Must possess high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be advanced in Microsoft Office Suite (there will be a test)

Equal Opportunity Employer. NO PHONE CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Good Luck!!

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.50 /hour