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Receptionist (0.8 FTE)

Position Title: Receptionist (0.8 FTE)
Location: Amsterdam

Your role

Join our dynamic team at Digital Realty as a Receptionist, where you will be the welcoming face of our office. You'll greet visitors, manage phone calls, and maintain a professional atmosphere, ensuring every guest feels valued. With a focus on exceptional customer service and attention to detail, you'll help create a seamless experience for both internal and external clients. Be part of a supportive environment and grow your career with us in the exciting world of data center solutions

Welcome visitors (10%)

  • Welcome visitors, registers their presence and departure and directs them to the employees or their assistants.
  • Arrange parking spaces for visitors and gives them a card to exit the paid parking free of charge.
  • Books internal meeting rooms and keeps the calendar

Manage incoming telephone calls (20%)

  • Answering, screening and forwarding incoming phone calls to to the appropriate people/ departments.
  • Uses a polite telephone manner with internal and external contacts.
  • Ensures call response time is kept to a minimum
  • Liaises with colleagues to ensure the telephone is always manned

Maintain professional appearance of office and cafeteria (5%)

  • Ensure the office, canteen and meeting rooms are kept tidy and presentable so clients are to be welcomed into a presentable and professional office environment
  • Work according to the handbook reception.

Travel arrangements (5%)

  • Order taxis for leaving visitors and employees upon request
  • Book hotels rooms for colleagues.

Maintain office supplies (10%)

  • Regularly assesses stationary supply and places orders when necessary, ensuring availability to internal customers
  • Arranges flowers/fruit baskets/ other presents upon request

Facility management (40%)

  • Order canteen/pantry/cleaning and office supplies
  • Arranging catering for meetings or festivities
  • Primary point in case of facility queries (repairs, supplies, new orders…)
  • Is the contact for the caretaker.
  •  Takes care of the contact with suppliers: Catering, security (including access registration system for visitors), cleaning and maintenance of the building.
  • Works closely together with the senior receptionist and your Manager.

What you’ll need

  • Secondary education (VMBO / MBO)
  • Preferable experience in the hospitality industry,
  • Experience working in a international company
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, both in writing and orally

A bit about us

Digital Realty brings companies and data together by delivering the full spectrum of data center, colocation and interconnection solutions. PlatformDIGITAL®, the company's global data center platform, provides customers with a secure data meeting place and a proven Pervasive Datacenter Architecture (PDx™) solution methodology for powering innovation and efficiently managing Data Gravity challenges. Digital Realty gives its customers access to the connected data communities that matter to them with a global data center footprint of 300+ facilities in 50+ metros across 25+ countries on six continents. To learn more about Digital Realty, please visit or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

What we can offer you

Our rapidly evolving business sector offers the opportunity to be part of a courageous and passionate team who work together to understand and meet the changing needs of our global customers. Join us and you’ll be part of a supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring your whole self to work. As part of our team, you’ll get to work with people from different business areas, challenge the way we do things and put your ideas into action. We’ll also give you plenty of development opportunities so you can build a rewarding and successful career with us. This is an exciting time to join our business so apply now and make your mark on our future.