Trade Counter Assistant
Job Type:
£18k - 23k per year
Attractive Bonus,On Target Earnings,Pension
Closing Date:

Trade Counter Assistant

Trade Counter Assistant - OTE £23,000 - Immediate interviews and appointments

Based out of the Thatcham depot, we are looking for a trade counter assistant to help the management team in the day to day operations of a busy plant hire depot.

Monday – Friday,

25 days Holidays + bank holidays 

Duties of the Trade Counter Assistant

  • Maximising sales opportunities
  • Effectively maintaining excellent relationships with customers, suppliers and fellow team members.
  • Negotiation with customers/end users over both the telephone and electronically (mainly emails)
  • Liaising with other depots to check the availability of equipment.
  • Distribution of daily incoming and outgoing paperwork.
  • Providing a proactive approach to upselling and increasing sales
  • Assisting within the yard when necessary with occasional manual handling.

To be successful within the role, you may have previously worked in positions such as a Hire Assistant,Trade Counter Assistant, Trade Counter Supervisor, Yard Supervisor, Customer Service Executive, Customer Service Assistant Hire Manager, Hire Desk Controller, Internal Sales, Rental Manager, Sales Controller, Customer Service Advisor, Hire Controller or Sales Coordinator.


  • No weekend work!
  • Training and career progression available
  • Guaranteed bonus structure
  • Company rewards for invested efforts


Accommodation, Construction Plant, Material Handling, Non Mechanical, Plant Hire, Powered Access, Tool Hire

Alternative Job Title(s):
Hire Controller,Hire Coordinator,Hire Desk Controller,Goods in Goods Out,Yard Operative,Warehouse Assistant,Warehouse Operative,Trades Person,Trade Counter Assistant

PATH is a specialist recruitment agency for the Specialist Hire Arena working within Plant or Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Pumps, Rail, Lifting/Materials Non Mechanical Specialist related sectors.

Please Note: Not all Vacancies are advertised on our Website. If you would like to be considered for other opportunities, please visit our Candidates page where you shall see the option to Register and Upload your CV. A member of PATH Recruitment Ltd will be in touch if your Skills/Experience matches the Criteria.

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