Hire Controller

Location Knebworth
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Accommodation, Builders Merchants, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Administrator, Transport Controller, Hire Administrator, Transport Planner, Transport Administrator , Trainee Hire Controller , Hire Desk Controller , Hire Manager , Senior Hire Controller , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller, Assistant Manager, Assistant Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Contact name: Dario Storto

Contact email: dario.storto@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667228
Job ref: 38994
Published: 23 days ago

Hire Controller - Salary up to £28,000 DOE plus career progression. A fantastic opportunity to join a plant & machinery hire & tool rental company based near Kenbworth area. You will have experience within the hire industry and excellent product knowledge of plant equipment or related!!

The Company:

This is a hire controller opportunity that you should not let pass, as you will be working with a fresh and forward-thinking plant hire company that strives to provide outstanding equipment and customer service every time. Due to their ongoing success, they are seeking an assistant plant hire manager that has the enthusiasm and determination to push the hire team and keep up with the demands of the working environment. You will be x hiring, hiring internally and externally and allocating drivers routes and working with the fleet/transport team so a mixed role. 

 The Role:

  • As the Hire Controller, you will be dealing with customer enquiries, building relationships and maximising sales opportunities where needed.
  • You will be converting enquiries into orders, following the process through.
  • You will be account managing, making sure that the equipment and service provided meets the customer's needs.
  • Supervising other members on the hire desk when required, prioritising workload and ensuring you work as an efficient and effective team.
  • Following company policies and procedures.

To be successful in this role you may have previously worked as a Senior Hire Controller, hire controller / coordinator / negotiator, rental manager, rental supervisor, assistant plant hire manager, service controller, service administrator, rental administrator. You will also have previous experience working within the construction plant hire industry. 

Benefits of the Hire Controller

  • Salary up to £28,000 DOE
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays!
  • A friendly working environment
  • Fantastic team 
  • Mon to Fri only - no weekend working
  • Future progression! 

Please note that all potential employment offers are subject to pre-employment checks.