Receptionist Jobs Sydney & Melbourne

You’re the best juggler in the office, keeping the front of house running smoothly and welcomes visitors with a warm, confident smile.

Receptionist Jobs Sydney & Melbourne

You’re the best juggler in the office, keeping the front of house running smoothly and welcomes visitors with a warm, confident smile.

RECEPTIONIST JOBS

The best Receptionist jobs in Sydney

Looking for your next receptionist job? We’re here to help you dream big. We’re Sydney’s favourite boutique recruitment agency for reception roles. 

While the role of a receptionist can be one of the more junior administrative positions within a business, the strategic role receptionists play in being brand ambassadors and their contribution to the business should not be underestimated. 

A good receptionist will do so much more than simply answer phones and greet guests. As the face and voice of the business, receptionists are paramount when it comes to creating a positive first impression of the business, building relationships with guests, managing customer experiences and promoting the business’ accomplishments.

At EST10, we recruit for a number of receptionist jobs across a broad range of industries including media/entertainment, property/construction, education, IT, finance, consulting and professional services. Our experienced consultants take the time to understand your past experience, dreams, aspirations and future plans to help you find a role that is perfectly matched to your strengths, personality and potential. 

We have access to some of the best opportunities across Sydney, from Sydney CBD to Surry Hills, Northern Beaches to North Sydney and Macquarie Park to The Hills district. Many of our positions are not openly advertised! We can’t wait to help you find the job of your dreams!

RECEPTIONIST JOBS

What does a Receptionist do?

The role of receptionist can include a myriad of duties but some of the key daily duties include: 

  • Meet and greet visitors and guests
  • Answer calls and take messages
  • Problem solve
  • Field queries to the appropriate employees
  • Receive and resolve complaints
  • Maintain the reception area
  • Ad hoc administration e.g. data entry, filing and project support

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What are Receptionists also known as?

Within Sydney,  receptionist jobs may also be referred to as corporate receptionists, customer service assistants, front of house managers or director of first impressions. If you’re looking for permanent or temporary admin work, do get in touch.

How much do Receptionists earn in Sydney?

Receptionists in Sydney typically earn from $55,000 up to $75,000 depending on the level of experience.

All salaries/rates are based on NSW/VIC positions and are exclusive of superannuation. Further, the below rates do not include additional bonuses or the value of non-monetary benefits.

Junior – $65-75k/Yearly salary, $25-30/Hourly rate

Intermediate – $75-90k/Yearly salary, $30-38/Hourly rate

Senior – $90-150k/Yearly salary, $38-42/Hourly rate

See our most recent salary guide.

How much do Receptionists earn in Melbourne?

Receptionists in Melbourne typically earn from  $60,000 up to $130,000  depending on the level of experience 

All salaries/rates are based on NSW/VIC positions and are exclusive of superannuation. Further, the below rates do not include additional bonuses or the value of non-monetary benefits.

Junior – $60-70k/Yearly salary, $25-30/Hourly rate

Intermediate – $75-90k/Yearly salary, $30-35/Hourly rate

Senior – $90-130k/Yearly salary, $35-40/Hourly rate

See our most recent salary guide.

What is a typical career pathway for Receptionists?

While it is not necessary to have prior reception experience, receptionists typically come from strong customer service backgrounds, such as retail, hospitality or with backgrounds such as a flight attendant. You will need proven experience in delivering amazing customer service! For junior candidates seeking a career in administration, reception roles are often viewed as the springboard to the rest of your career and as such, It is important to treat these roles as an opportunity to showcase your potential. Many businesses will transition enterprising receptionists into other roles within the business, so you never know where a reception role can lead! We often see receptionists progress into team assistant roles where they can develop their admin skills and support a small team.

How many Receptionist jobs do you have in Sydney?

The number of receptionist jobs we have changes all the time. You can search through our available administration jobs at any time.

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