Hire Desk Controller

Location Peterborough, Peterborough, England
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Builders Merchants, Non Mechanical, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Hire Manager , Hire Desk Controller , Senior Hire Controller , Rental Manager , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £22k - 27k per year
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email: Rachel.simpson@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 38615
Published: about 2 months ago

Hire Desk Controller - Salary up to £27,000 DOE plus career progression. A fantastic opportunity has become available to join a reputable rental company near Peterborough, that deals with the construction and related industries. 

The Company:

This is an opportunity that you should not let pass, as you will be working with a fresh and forward-thinking hire company that strives to provide outstanding equipment and customer service every time. Due to their ongoing success, they are seeking a hire desk controller 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 Desk 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 Desk Controller

  • Salary up to £27,000 DOE
  • 23 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.