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Front Desk Coordinator Opportunity at Gauteng Growth and Development Agency

Front Desk Coordinator Opportunity at Gauteng Growth and Development Agency

Front Desk Coordinator
Ref No: REFS/018611
Department: Gauteng Growth and Development
Posts Available: 1
Salary: R 211,458 per annum
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Eligibility Criteria:

To be considered for this role, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Possession of a grade 12 certificate or higher qualification.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in front desk and switchboard operations.
  • Advantageous to have knowledge of the high-tech industry and customer service-related experience.

Essential Skills and Qualities:

Candidates should demonstrate the following skills and qualities:

  • Proficiency in verbal and written communication.
  • Competence in using computer systems.
  • Ability to work independently and stay motivated.
  • Excellent organizational abilities.
  • Well-presented appearance.
  • Strong interpersonal capabilities.
  • Exhibit a customer-centric approach.
  • Capability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Effective handling of complaints from challenging customers.
  • Skill in managing customer and company interests.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Independently manage tasks.
  • Handle complaints from difficult customers.
  • Effectively balance customer and company concerns.

Front Desk Coordinator Responsibilities:

  • Welcome and assist all visitors professionally.
  • Handle incoming telephone calls promptly and professionally.
  • Manage stationery and refreshments.
  • Log call information accurately.
  • Provide general company information.
  • Direct visitors and tenants effectively.
  • Take and convey messages accurately.
  • Manage email communications.
  • Communicate with various stakeholders.
  • Prepare boardrooms and meeting rooms.
  • Perform clerical and administrative tasks.
  • Operate office equipment proficiently.
  • Assist with facilities administration.
  • Ensure compliance with attendance and health & safety procedures.
  • Stand in for the Front Desk and Customer Relations Coordinator when required.
  • Promote the organization’s image through professional and friendly interactions.


Interested candidates should submit a detailed CV (clearly indicating the position title) to We will only contact candidates who have been shortlisted. Please be aware that if you do not receive a response within 30 days of the closing date, you should consider your application unsuccessful.

Employer: Gauteng Growth and Development Agency
Location: Johannesburg
Closing Date: 14-07-2023

Criteria Questions:
Did you pass grade 12 and have certificate or higher qualification?
Do you have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in front desk and switchboard operations?
Do you have experience in a customer service-related sector and knowledge of the high-tech industry?
Can you efficiently handle tasks with organization, precision, and the ability to diplomatically navigate the interests of both customers and the company?

Please Note:
Due to the high volume of applications expected, we will not acknowledge receipt of individual applications. If you do not receive a response within 3 months, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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