The Company The Dental Directory one of the largest full service dental dealers in the UK, supplying around 11,900 dental practices, , with everything from toothbrushes to specialist medical equipment. It has built a reputation based on personal service and working in partnership with dentists to understand their business and support growth plans through superior product knowledge, competitive pricing and the capability to supply everything a modern practice requires.


We are seeking a Receptionist to join our team.

Role Purpose:

This is a newly created role to support our Essex office. This will be an exciting and varied role. A standalone role, you will manage and direct incoming calls to the appropriate department within the business.

Key Skills:

  • To be responsible for answering incoming telephone calls (in excess of 100+ per day)


  • To direct customer enquiries / queries to the appropriate line, whilst representing the Company; ensuring a speedy, efficient and quality service to all our customers.


  • Welcome visitors by greeting them in person. Direct visitors to the appropriate department, giving instructions. Maintain security by following procedures; monitoring logbook; issuing visitor badges


  • To undertake any administrative function in connection with the Sales Department as and when necessary

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Experience of greeting guests and visitors and making them feel welcome in a positive and friendly manner
  • Experience of working on a reception with a high volume of calls during peak periods, prioritising work and situations
  • Experience of basic clerical duties and office procedures
  • Approachable with good interpersonal skills
  • A good standard of personal presentation

In return we offer 

  • Competitive salary linked to skills and experiences
  • Company profit related bonus scheme
  • 28 days holiday
  • Family friendly policies
  • Career Development in a growing business

Job Type:

Full/Part-time- Will consider Job share Core hours needing coverage 8am-6pm Monday to Friday

Closing Date:

30th January 2018- Due to the large number of applications, If you have not heard from us regarding your application by the closing date please assume your application was unsuccessful on this occasion.