Receptionist - Admin

Lake Orion, MI 48359 United States of America

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Receptionist - Admin Assistant

At Anixter, we give you an opportunity for a career and a great work environment. We are a friendly, employee focused organization that prides itself on customer service, flawless execution and a hard days work. If you are looking for a great work environment, great benefits and an opportunity to grow your career, please read on!

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We are currently looking for an experienced Receptionist to manage the front desk at our Distribution Center in Lake Orion, MI. In this role the Receptionist will be very visible and play a key role in coordinating visitors and phone calls. The Receptionist will also be responsible for assisting the sales team and Warehouse Management System data entry. The qualified candidate will be an experienced Receptionist with strong communication and time management skills.

The expected schedule for these positions will be 8:00am - 5:00pm.

In addition to the description above, this role will be responsible for:

* Answering, screening and directing phone calls.

* Greeting and coordinating visitors and vendors.

* Providing information and directions to callers and drivers.

* General administrative and clerical support for warehouse operations.

* Assisting with Warehouse Management System administration.

* Assisting with general warehouse duties as needed.

* Additional administrative duties that are not listed here may be required in the future, therefore, flexibility in position expectations is required.

What it will take to be successful in this role (Qualifications)

* 2+ years of receptionist experience. Experience within warehousing, manufacturing or related field preferred.

* High school diploma or equivalent.

* Stable work history. We’re looking for good people who want to stick around for a while and be part of our Anixter family.

* Extensive experience communicating with multiple departments.

* Excellent computer skills.

* Strong understanding of MS Office Suite and Email use.

* Strong written and verbal communication skills.

* Strong communicator, self-directed, motivated and goal oriented.

* Must have determination, sense of urgency, strong customer focus, willingness to work hard.

* You need to be reliable with a good attendance record. Our customers and your coworkers depend on you to be at work each and every day.

* This is an office based position. The ability to do the following for prolonged periods will be necessary, generally an entire shift (8+ hours per day): Sit at a desk, use a computer, use of a computer monitor, write, wear telephone headset, type using a keyboard or phone pad.

* Additional physical demands: Lift up to 30 lbs; stand, bend, kneel, squat occasionally;
About Anixter - Who We Are

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Anixter is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities. Through our unmatched global distribution network along with our supply chain and technical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk and complexity of our customers’ supply chains.

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We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran

Keywords: receptionist, reception, front desk, office, customer service, coordinator, administration, specialist, military, Army, Navy, Marine, Air Force, Coast Guard, National Guard

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Anixter is an Affirmative Action employer and an inclusive environment. We welcome all races, ethnicities, genders, religions, and ages, candidates who are veterans, disabled, LGBT, and we welcome diverse viewpoints and experiences. Our employees reflect our customers, vendors, and communities.

We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

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