Volunteer Receptionist


The Portobello Business Centre plays a really important role in helping businesses within RBKC to develop their potential. We are currently looking for a Receptionist who can give a good first impression!

Your role will involve the following: Receiving all clients and guests to the PBC. He/she is responsible for the effective distribution of all forms associated with client visits. He/she is responsible for all postal and FAX matters, receipt and distribution, and outgoing mail. He/she is responsible for all phone traffic via the central phone system. He/she will offer ad hoc secretarial service and work with the Managers in the general administration of data/bases, client records and files. He/she will be responsible for office photocopying, as required. He/she will ensure that the reception area is kept neat and tidy at all times. He/she will familiarise themselves with the ISO9001 Quality System procedures and ensure that these are practised. He/she will carry out any additional tasks that the Office/General Manager requires on an ad hoc basis.


Practical considerations
Required 2 Days per week. This role description may be changed at the discretion of the General Manager in reasonable consultation with the Receptionist. 

What we offer:

  • Full training on CRM & Phone System
  • £10/day for lunch and transportation expenses
  • Free entrance to all of our courses and seminars (following to the introduction period)

Free entrance to some of the biggest exhibition in London (following to the introduction period)

Start date: Immediately

Commitment: Part Time (2 Days/Week)


If you wish to be considered for any future positions as a volunteer, please send your CV and covering letter to:


Or write to us at: Portobello Business Centre, Canalside House, 383 Ladbroke Grove, London W10 5AA

Or contact us: 020 7460 5050