Bilingual Receptionist – Executive Office, Provincial Government Ministry client in downtown Toronto.

Marberg Job Number: 1367.
Job Type: Temporary, initial term 3-6 months.
Compensation: $23/hr to $26/hr.
Work Location: Onsite, in Ministry’s Executive Office, downtown Toronto location on TTC line.
Dress Code: Corporate dress, with facemask to be worn in designated areas of client building as required.

Responsibilities Summary:    

  • Professionally greets visitors and callers in either French or English, determines the nature of their business, and directs them to the appropriate person or meeting location.
  • Responds to standard inquiries by phone or email in either French or English, and provides related corporate information as appropriate.
  • Maintains general department email inbox, reviews incoming French or English email, and responds to, flags or escalates emails as required.  
  • Receives and forwards incoming mail and courier deliveries.
  • Makes catering arrangements and books onsite meeting rooms.  Assists with set-up and tear-down of meeting rooms as required.
  • Schedules and confirms online appointments and meetings.  
  • Assists with special event registration as required.
  • Maintains inventory of office supplies.
  • Additional Receptionist responsibilities as required by a bilingual French-English Executive Office.  


Preferred Experience:  At least 1+ years of Reception or Office Administration experience in a bilingual French-English capacity, from an organization head office or equivalent employment environment.

Technical Skills Requirements:    

  • Fluency in French and English, both written and verbal (will be tested).
  • Proficiency in MS Office software, specifically Word and Outlook (will be tested). 
  • Accurate typing and data entry skills (will be tested).
  • Proficient business writing skills (will be tested).

Task -Based Qualifications and Additional Attributes:     

  • Polished and professional demeanour and personal presentation, suitable for an executive office.
  • Polished and professional telephone manners.
  • Established record of reliability and punctuality.
  • Demonstrated commitment to client service and courteous, professional representation of the organization.
  • Proven ability to professionally handle confidential information.
  • Superior attention to detail, and organized, methodical approach to completion of tasks.
  • Ability to work well both independently and cooperatively as part of a team and liaise effectively with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated successful experience of prioritizing work, making decisions and communicating with others within a values framework of respect, equity, anti-racism, diversity and inclusivity.
  • Satisfactory Background Checks, Technical Skills Evaluations, Employment References and COVID Clearance as required. 

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Job ID: 1367

Location: Canada Ontario Toronto

Category: Bilingual, Government

Salary: Competitive



Number Of Positions 1

Pay Rate 23

Date Updated 11/14/2021

Status New

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