Hire Controller

Location Romford
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Builders Merchants, Lifting & Handling, Non Mechanical, Material Handling, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Hire Administrator, Workshop Manager, Hire Manager , Hire Desk Controller , Rental Supervisor , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller, Assistant Manager, Assistant Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Contact name: Leo Edwards

Contact email: Leo.edwards@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667223
Job ref: 38910
Published: 12 days ago

Hire Controller - Salary up to £30k DOE. You will be able to commute from Romford and Grays and surrounding areas and happy to work some Saturdays. You will get to cover for your manager and progress to a senior rental manager or assistant manager.

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

The Role: Hire Controller

You will work with the existing team as the 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: 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.

To be successful as a Hire Controller you may have worked as a rental manager, hire manager, senior hire controller, plant manager or tool hire manager.

Benefits include:

  • Training & development opportunities internally 
  • Basic salary up to £30k
  • Promotions often happy internally/across the wider business

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