Reception Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Hospitality & Catering

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Reception Skills List in Hospitality & Catering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Reception role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Reception job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 34% of Reception job descriptions contained concierge as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

concierge
34%
city of london
25%
temp
25%
receptionist
21%
front desk
21%
customer service
21%
dealership
21%
front house
21%
reception
17%
corporate hospitality
17%
receptionist duties
17%
residential development
13%
reception duties
13%
private members club
13%
corporate
13%
reception supervisor
13%
hotel
13%
day and night
13%
residential
13%
flexible hours
9%
on going work
9%
day shift
9%
doorman
9%
part time
9%
night
9%
full time
9%
porter
9%
front of house
9%
5* service
9%
blue chip
9%
team leader
9%
night shift
9%
day
9%
5* hotel
9%
hospitality
9%
answering telephones
5%
problem solving
5%
microsoft office
5%
manage client relationships
5%
english language skills
5%
english
5%
computer literate
5%
communication skills
5%
attention to detail
5%
building relationships
5%
calls
5%
complaints
5%
housekeeping
5%
hotels
5%
receptions
5%
supervision
5%
assistant manager
5%
reception manager
5%
cabin crew manager
5%
account manager
5%
temp agency
5%
cleaning
5%
hardworking
5%
on-going temp
5%
immediate start
5%
day shifts
5%
airline
5%
great customer service
5%
4* hotel
5%
welcome host
5%
law firm
5%
legal
5%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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