Hire Desk Controller

Location New Malden
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Pumps, Power Generation, Accommodation, Builders Merchants, Lifting & Handling, Waste Management, Traffic Management, Rail Plant, Piling, Material Handling, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Administrator, Hire Administrator, Hire Manager , Senior Hire Controller , Rental Supervisor , Rental Manager , Sales Consultant, Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller, Assistant Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £24k - 30k per year + Commission
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email: Leo.edwards@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 40195
Published: 21 days ago

Hire Desk Controller - up to £30,000 DOE. A new opportunity has become available for someone with industry experience to join a reputable plant and tool hire company at one of their depots near New Malden /Croydon. (There are likely to be multiple hires for a Hire Desk Controller in these areas to start early 2023 with interviews available both sides of Christmas) 

Hire Desk Controller Job Role:

  • As a Hire Controller, you will be dealing with customer site enquiries over the phone and emails, arranging the on and off-hire of plant machinery and small tools.
  • You will successfully convert any quotes or enquiries into orders by negotiating pricing and delivery schedules to maximise business.
  • This may include x hiring, rehiring and sourcing equipment such as plant, powered access, or tools from third party suppliers.
  • Liaise with colleagues, other depots, and procurement teams to ensure that equipment is successfully delivered at designated dates/times.
  • You will be resolving any queries or claims that arise in a professional manner, ensuring all paperwork is completed and up to date.

To Be Successful as a Hire Desk Controller

  • You will have previous experience within the hire industry as a hire desk controller, hire desk advisor, rental manager, hire negotiator, hire coordinator, transport planner or hire and sales controller.
  • It would be advantageous if you have previous experience within the hire industry.
  • PC literate with good attention to detail. You may have used Syrinx, Insphire, or a similar CRM system
  • Excellent communication skills with a clear telephone manner.
  • Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines and prioritise tasks along with a confident and flexible attitude 

Benefits for the Hire Desk Controller:

  • Monday to Friday working hours 
  • Up to £30k DOE - please discuss fully as other roles will command a higher salary 
  • No weekends

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

To learn more @ the Hire Desk Controller role APPLY or call/email 01933 667223 / leo.edwards@pathrecruitment.com