Senior Hire Controller

Location Peterborough, Peterborough, England
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Accommodation, Builders Merchants, Lifting & Handling, Non Mechanical, Waste Management, Fleet Management, Material Handling, Cranes, Heavy Plant, Demolition, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Assistant Manager , Hire Manager , Hire Desk Controller , Senior Hire Controller , Plant/Rental Administrator , Plant Sales , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £28k - 32k per year
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 38619
Published: about 2 months ago

A fantastic opportunity to join a fresh and forward thinking hire company as a senior hire controller, at one of their depots near Peterborough - They are seeking someone who is ambitious, career focused and looking to build and motivate a team of hire controllers. Salary up to £32,000 DOE with opportunities to progress within the company. 

As the senior hire controller, you will be leading your team of hire controllers, prioritising workloads and ensuring your team is working as efficiently and effectively as possible. 

The role of Senior Hire Controller will include:

  • Identify new prospects, target decision makers through relevant campaigns & convert into new customers.
  • Maintain and exceed the teams targets - your ideas on how to do this is key. This will be your own team.
  • Hold a high level of enthusiasm, determination and passion for succeeding
  • Deal with customer enquiries over the phone, building relationships and maximising sales opportunities where needed 
  • You will be converting enquiries into orders, following the process through
  • Following company policies and procedures. 

To be a successful, you may have previously worked in roles such as a senior hire controller, hire manager, rental manager, assistant depot manager, or hire supervisor. You will have previously worked within the hire industry, such as plant, powered access, tools, power generation, skips, cranes or lifting.  


A basic salary of £30k - £32k - please discuss your own requirements when you speak to us

Working for part of a wider network of businesses - you may wish to progress & transfer down the line?

The Company

You will be joining a successful construction company that supply a wide range of equipment and products to customers throughout the UK, ensuring a first class service is always provided. Due to expansion, they are seeking an experienced hire manager who is able to keep up with the demands of the company.  

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