• Location
    New York, New York
  • Job type
  • Category
    Office, Clerical & Administrative - Receptionist

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Contract, Receptionist role in New York, NY.  Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!


Pay Rate: $20 - $25/hour depending on candidate experience

Length of Assignment:  * 5 Day Assignment *

Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm



Prior reception experience in a professional environment within the past 5 years. Ability to handle frustrated callers.  Someone who can represent the Corporate HQ of Fortune 300 company ¿ professional, ability to communicate well, friendly. Ability to deal with downtime in a professional manner. Friendly.



Previous experience in reception, working with a multi-line phone line. Outlook proficiency. Strong Skills: Friendly personality, ability to manage Cisco phone system, computer proficiency.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

Greets customers, clients, and visitors for company headquarters. Answer and direct incoming calls in a timely and effective manner. Informs building security of expected guests. Greets guests that arrive at our office. Determines visitor's name and reason for visit then directs individual to appropriate offices or individuals. May perform other clerical duties such as sorting and processing mail. * Relates to people in an open, friendly and professional manner. * Demonstrates attention to and conveys understanding of the comments and questions of others. * Takes action to meet and, where possible, exceed customer needs or expectations. * Speaks clearly and expresses self well in one-on-one conversations. * Handles day-to-day work challenges confidently. * Is willing and able to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change. * Shows resilience in the face of constraints, frustrations, or adversity.


How to Apply: Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this position or any other opportunities with Adecco.


IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to


If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: Laurie Czechowski,, (631) 844-7620


The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.  Adecco Group provides one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry to contract workers to include Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans and Service/Anniversary Bonus opportunities.


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