Front Desk Administrative Support

Date:  26 Jun 2024
Department:  BU Primary Care Netherlands
Team:  General Services, Security & Office Management
Job Type:  Direct Employee
Contract Type:  Permanent

Amsterdam, NL

Are you the business card we are looking for for our office in Schiphol? Do you get energy from organizing and arranging? And are you looking for a versatile supporting challenge? Chiesi Benelux, part of the international Chiesi Group, is looking for a representative and service-oriented Front Office Employee to strengthen our team.

What will you do?


As a Front Office Employee, you are the first point of contact for our customers, suppliers and visitors. You ensure a warm welcome and a professional first impression of our organization. You report directly to the Office Manager and work closely with all departments.

In addition, you provide secretarial support to the assigned department. You plan and prepare appointments, meetings and events, set the agenda and maintain contact with the various vendors. You also arrange hotel reservations and business trips.

You take care of the entire Purchase Request (PR)/Purchase Order (PO) process and handle financial and administrative matters.

You organize the logistics and procurement of the required products and services, and put together travel programs.

Your main tasks:

  • Professional handling of incoming telephone calls
  • Warmly receive and guide visitors
  • Manage the central e-mailbox
  • Support with various administrative and secretarial tasks
  • Facilitate meetings and events
  • Ensure a representative reception area

We offer you the following


  • An attractive salary in line with your experience;
  • Bonus structure based on performance and company result;
  • Empower yourself: lots of Learning & Development opportunities
  • Unique opportunity to work for an Italian family-owned company with a strong emphasis on our values and behavior;
  • Work for the largest pharmaceutical group in the world which is Certified B Corporations;
  • Opportunity to work (partly) from home;
  • Attractive pension scheme;
  • Chiesi will take care of 50% of the costs of your (and your family’s) health insurance;
  • Business and fun combined; for example, team days, mid summer & Christmas event.

Who are we looking for


We are looking for someone with energy and good organizational skills. You take responsibility, work efficiently and accurately. Organizing and planning is your second nature and you are structured and service-oriented. Proactive communication and accuracy are crucial for this role. You are also welcome to apply if you do not have experience in a similar role, but have gained experience during your training.

In addition, you have:

  • At least a MBO diploma 
  • At least 2 years of relevant work experience in a similar position
  • Good command of MS Office
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in both Dutch and English

Chiesi uses diversity and inclusion as a source of innovation and creativity. Therefore, we welcome all applications regardless of ethnic origin, age, gender, disability, sexual identity, ideology or religion.

Still interested?

Nice! We are looking forward to receiving your application! Click on the button ‘Apply now’ and upload your CV and motivation letter and we will contact you. Questions? Then contact Femke Roze at 


About Chiesi


Chiesi Benelux is part of the Chiesi Group, an international group based in Parma. Chiesi is research-oriented, with over 85 years of experience, present in 31 countries. The Chiesi Group researches, develops and markets innovative drugs in three specific areas: AIR (products and services in the respiratory field, from infants to adults), RARE (innovative solutions and personalized services to improve the quality of life of patients with rare and ultra-rare diseases) and CARE (products and services to support specialist care, personal care and well-being).

Since 2019 we are a certified B Corp, while, in 2018, we changed our legal status to a Benefit Company, realizing the desire to measure our impact on society and the environment, combining the need to generate value for the business to acting as a positive force for the community in which we live.