Listed 13 days Ago
Catalyst IT


Catalyst IT is New Zealand's leading open source development company and has staff worldwide, with the majority based in Wellington. We specialize in open source software and web applications, and are a leader in the NZ open source community. We believe that open source, open data and an open business model should and can be the preferred choice.

We are on the lookout for a friendly and efficient Receptionist to join our amazing and supportive team on a 12 month full time, fixed term maternity cover, here in Wellington.  

Your key responsibility in this role will be giving everyone a memorable experience as the front line of our company. You will interact with a variety of people daily, whether they are colleagues, clients or suppliers, in person or on the phone, it is essential to make everyone feel welcomed at Catalyst. Therefore, building relationships and having strong verbal and written communication will be crucial to your success in this role.

It is important that you have the ability to take on the wide range of tasks and challenges this role will bring. You will be flexible in your approach and demonstrate a passion for organising and attention to detail. You will not be alone, so being a team player who is able to balance their own priorities with those of their immediate colleagues is a necessary skill, all while oozing positivity and a “can do” attitude.

A bonus with your application would be;

  • being a real person with a bubbly presence
  • being able to demonstrate some administrative experience
  • being highly adaptable, reliable and self motivated 

No task is too much or too small for our reception team, they are the cog that keeps Catalyst running.

Being a good employer is really important to us. We make sure our staff have all of the support they need to grow their skills. We get together regularly to relax, share company news from around the world and celebrate the achievements of our staff. There are a range of social activities to be involved with. We also offer health insurance, flexible working hours, plenty of training opportunities, and a great central location.

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