Senior Hire Controller

Location Gildersome
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Builders Merchants, Lifting & Handling, Non Mechanical, Rail Plant, Material Handling, Cranes, Heavy Plant, Groundcare, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Hire Administrator, Hire Desk Controller , Hire Manager , Senior Hire Controller , Rental Manager , Rental Supervisor , Rental Manager , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 36k per year
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 38826
Published: 6 days ago

Senior Hire Controller - Immediate start possible - Salary up to £36k DOE + Bonus. This is commutable from Wakefield, Bradford, Leeds and surrounding areas. 

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

The Role: Senior Hire Controller

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.

Responsibilities: Senior Hire Controller

  • Dealing with customer queries and orders in a professional manner both locally and nationally
  • Lead a team of Hire Controllers 
  • 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 management experience 
  • Previous knowledge of the hire industry would be an advantage however not essential as product training is available