Assistant Manager

Location Portslade, East Sussex, England
Discipline: Tool Hire
Associated job titles: Tool Hire Supervisor
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 38630
Published: about 2 months ago

 Assistant Manager - working for a reputable tool hire business- If you have a strong knowledge of the tool hire sector with previous experience dealing with tool hire and looking for the next step in your career, then this could be the role for you!

As the Assistant Manager, you will assist with the management of a small team within a busy tool hire and equipment depot. You will be responsible for maintaining high standards of work whilst ensuring that this department runs smoothly and maintains excellent levels of customer service on a daily basis. Other responsibilities of the Assistant Manager will include, but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring and controlling all day to day activities within the department, including on/off hire, damages and stock control.
  • Monitoring departmental workloads and deployment of staff.
  • Invoicing/invoicing queries, processing recharges and creating damage reports.
  • Responsible for all health and safety and other safety at work requirements
  • Ordering of parts and other consumables/equipment
  • Recording and reporting all operational and financial performances within the department
  • Generate revenue for the business and inspire team members.

Assistant Manager Attributes

You will be an experienced leader who drives others to succeed and will have a positive mindset with a 'can do' attitude. The successful candidate will be willing to go the extra mile within this role to ensure continuous growth within the company.

Requirements of the Assistant Manager 

Must have previous experience of selling Tool Hire face to face and by telephone to construction and allied trades.