Senior Hire Controller

Location Northwood
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Lifting & Handling, Non Mechanical, Traffic Management, Material Handling, Cranes, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Assistant Manager , Hire Desk Controller , Tool Hire Supervisor , Hire Manager , Senior Hire Controller , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 38985
Published: about 1 month ago

Senior Hire Controller - Salary banding up to £32k - £35k DOE. This is commutable from Watford, Northwood, Ruislip, Stanmore and surrounding areas.

Work for a reputable company within the Plant Hire/ tool hire, access or lifting equipment sector that can offer stability & progression.

You will work with the existing team as the Senior Hire Controller within the business, offering an excellent customer service experience dealing with inquiries pertaining to sales and orders by telephone and face to face.  You will prepare quotations and manage existing accounts, visiting customers as and when required.

This role offers an excellent career opportunity as our client believes in rewarding success by promoting progression within the company leading to management opportunities in the future for the right candidate. 

To be successful as a Senior Hire Controller you will have worked as an assistant manager, hire controller, tool hire manager or tool hire manager.

Responsibilities: Senior Hire Controller

  • Dealing with customer queries and orders in a professional manner both locally and nationally
  • Every day in hire is different so flexibility will be key around hours of work, tasks to complete
  • Assist in the coordination of the fleet of equipment from basic tools to specialist one-off orders.
  • Pro-actively promote the Company at all times
  • Develop a professional relationship with internal and external clients
  • Assist in converting enquires into orders.

Requirements: Senior Hire Controller

  • PC literate 
  • Excellent communication skills with a clear telephone manner
  • Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines and prioritise tasks in a sales environment.
  • A confident and flexible attitude
  • Previous knowledge of access or lifting equipment would be an advantage