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Careers with Legacy Leisure
Exeter, UK
United Kingdom
Full time
31 Jan 2020
02 Jan 2020
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40 hours per week (maternity cover)

Pyramids Leisure centre

This is an outstanding career opportunity with a not for profit charitable organisation committed to providing a diverse and meaningful range of leisure and culture related activities within Exeter.

Exciting opportunities exist for a Receptionist looking to develop their career at a high performing Leisure centre. Pyramids Leisure centre includes a 25m 6 lane pool, Learner pool, 40 station gym and meeting room.

The Role
Covering busy reception desk
Answering incoming calls, taking detailed messages and responding to/transferring in an appropriate manner, dealing with queries
Meeting and greeting customers
Taking and managing bookings
Cash Handling
Dealing with incoming / outgoing post and managing deliveries, incl. tracking any orders
Providing administrative support to other departments as and when needed
Ensuring a clean and tidy office / reception area
General ad-hoc duties - filing, scanning, photocopying, archiving, correspondence
Undertake any other task/duties as may be reasonably required

Skills & abilities required:
Friendly, well-presented with a positive attitude
Good communication skills with clear spoken and written English
Good understanding of customer care
Professional telephone and interpersonal manner
Able to use own initiative, to follow procedures and learn to work to deadlines
Able to understand the importance of confidentiality and discretion, both within and outside the workplace
Demonstrate computer literacy skills
Be punctual
Aware of health and safety, equality and diversity in the workplace
Ability to multi task
Good organisational skills

Desired Skills
Excellent communication skills
A good outgoing personality
Willingness to learn
Has the ability and willingness to acquire job related knowledge

What can Legacy Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Legacy Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV by clicking on 'apply now'.

Closing Date
31 January 2020

About Legacy Leisure
Established to support a national legacy following the Olympics, Legacy Leisure seeks to educate, inspire and support physical activity, to enhance the lives of our patrons and enable long term positive lifestyle changes. Legacy Leisure is passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of our patrons, and aims to offer a diverse range of physical and cultural activities that will engage and invigorate communities, be it through sport, the arts or other activities.

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If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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