Hotel Receptionist – Galgorm Job in Ballymena at Galgorm Collection –

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JOB TITLE: Hotel Receptionist


REPORTING TO: Reception Manager

HOURS: This position is full-time and will be 9-hour varied shifts, based on 5 days out of 7, including weekend work.

LOCATION: Galgorm (Ballymena).

SALARY: Payscale £11.00-£12.50 per hour based on experience

About the role:

The Resort is home to 125 guestrooms including Suites, Deluxe & Superior as well as Riverside Cabins and Cottage Suites set on the grounds. To cater for all guests we have a number of different restaurants, all offering a taste of something different, and our award-winning Thermal Village & Spa at Galgorm, the first of its kind in Ireland.

As our Hotel Receptionist, your main role will be to manage all the check-in/out of guests, as well as operating our main switchboard. We are seeking someone with a welcoming, friendly demeanor, someone who is ready to answer any questions the guests may have about the Resort and the local area.

If you have a passion for delivering excellent customer service and want to work alongside a supportive team then this may be the role for you!

Job Description:

The main duties include but are not limited to;

  • Dealing with all guest queries – by phone, post, online, and face-to-face.
  • Maintaining a good knowledge of all Galgorm Collection’s services in order to deal with daily client queries and bookings.
  • Identifying and maximising sales opportunities in all client queries/contact.
  • Carrying out reception procedures as per the daily checklists.
  • Carrying out administrative duties as required.
  • Working within the guidelines of health and safety operatives to ensure all staff and guests are safe at all times.

The Person:

Essential criteria, applicants must have;

  • At least 6 months’ experience working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment in a customer-facing role.
  • Previous Reception experience
  • Confident IT skills to include word and excel.
  • Experience or an interest in the hospitality industry.
  • A good customer service background with the ability to demonstrate skills that deliver outstanding customer service.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Be warm, friendly, and energetic with great pride in your overall appearance.
  • A flexible work approach.

Desirable criteria;

  • Previous experience gained in a hotel
  • Previous experience working in the Hospitality sector.
  • Previous experience working as a switchboard operator.

Perks of the job!!

We’re passionate about service, our guests, and, of course, our people. Whether you are new to Hospitality, fancy a different career path or want to extend your knowledge, Galgorm Collection can offer you an endless amount of opportunities. Why work for us? Click here to find out more! https://www.galgorm.com/why-work-with-us.html

We reserve the right to enhance the criteria to aid shortlisting and, in the event, that we receive large numbers of applications only those that are shortlisted will be contacted.

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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £11.00-£12.50 per hour


  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Gym membership
  • On-site parking
  • Private medical insurance
  • Wellness programme


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: One location

Reference ID: REC 02/22

About the Company

Company: Galgorm Collection –

Company Location:  Ballymena

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