ID: 152224

Receptionist

Museums & Heritage Regular - more than 6 months Cairns City QLD

About this opportunity

Roles Include -

  • Meet and greet all visitors to the museum and answer any enquires
  • Promote the museum effectively to entice entry of potential visitors
  • Sell entry tickets and provide orientation and information about exhibits
  • Answer phone and take messages accurately and transfer calls to relevant departments
  • Use customer service skills to sell products for daily budgets
  • Manage the cash register and EFTPOS machine, ensure the float balances at the end of the day
  • Monitor and reply to emails accordingly and forward to relevant department where applicable
  • Maintain retail stock and assist with monthly stock takes.
  • Daily housekeeping of reception and retail area and is well maintained at all times


Additional requirements

Working with Children Check *.

Desirable but not essential
- bilingual
- knowledge of local area
- able to work a second shift in a week

Requirements
- Be responsible, honest , punctual and reliable
- Have a friendly , outgoing , proactive attitude
- Have good verbal communication skills to deal politely and effectively with the public from diverse background
- be computer literate and able to readily =access emails
- Be an Effective team player
- Able to work well under pressure
- Retail and / or sales experience is an advantage

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

1 day for 5 hours, choice of volunteer

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage
Training

On the job training