Hire Controller

Location Bournemouth
Discipline: Commercial Vehicles, Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Builders Merchants, Agricultural, Lifting & Handling, Non Mechanical, Material Handling, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller, Hire Administrator, Hire Desk Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £24k - 26k per year + DOE
Contact name: Karen Rainbow

Contact email: karen.rainbow@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667 222
Job ref: 42681
Published: 19 days ago

Hire Controller - Bournemouth - Up to £26k DOE + excellent benefits!!!

As a Hire Controller, you will work closely with the depot manager assisting in the day to day requirements of a successful plant hire depot based in the Parkstone area of Bournemouth. You will be the focal point of the depot for customers/clients who are seeking rental solutions locally for event hire equipment, accessories and tools. This is a great opportunity to join a successful hire company

Benefits of the Hire controller

  • No weekend work
  • Up to £26k DOE
  • Training and career progression available
  • Company rewards for invested efforts
  • Hrs 7.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Duties of the Hire Controller to include:

  • Ensuring a high level of customer service is delivered at all times over the phone and face to face
  • Organise all on/off plant hire and paperwork relating to hire and sales
  • Maximising targets and sales opportunities
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with suppliers and fellow team members
  • Liaising with other depots to check availability of equipment
  • Distribution of daily incoming and outgoing paperwork
  • Assist with other general duties as and when required

The Ideal Hire Controller

  • Previous experience working within the events hire/tool hire/plant hire or similar hire industry is preferable
  • PC literate with good attention to detail
  • Excellent communication/customer service skills with a clear/professional telephone manner
  • Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines and prioritise tasks along with a confident and flexible attitude.
  • Full UK Driving licence

As a Hire Controller you will need to be motivated and keen to learn the range of equipment.

You will be a positive and confident communicator, who enjoys contributing to a busy team.

The ability to work quickly and accurately, while under pressure would be a great asset for this busy environment.

Interested? Call 01933 667222 or email karen.rainbow@pathrecruitment.com