Trade Counter Assistant


Reference: 31936
£18k - 23k per year + including monthly bonus
Closing Date: 09/08/2019

Trade Counter Assistant

Trade Counter Assistant - this role includes a guaranteed bonus paid each month - PACKAGE  = £23K / £24K

Based out of the Thatcham / Newbury depot, we are looking for someone to join as a trade counter assistant to help the team in the day to day operations of a busy depot.

You will only work Monday – Friday

25 days Holidays + bank holidays 

Duties of the Trade Counter Assistant

  • Call up your regular customers and chase any potential enquiries
  • Time is split supporting the hire and yard teams and making a good brew!
  • Negotiation is a key duty maybe from a prior B2B or B2C role 
  • Liaising with other depots to check the availability of equipment.
  • Distribution of daily incoming and outgoing paperwork alongside the existing trade counter assistant
  • 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 Supervisor, Customer Service coordinator, Internal Sales, Customer Service Advisor, Rental Assistant or Sales Coordinator.

You may hold a forklift/counter balance  - if not great news this training and licence will be funded.

Benefits for the trade counter assistant:

  • 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,Plant/Rental Administrator,Rental Manager,Transport Administrator,Transport Clerk,Trade Counter Assistant


Attractive Bonus,On Target Earnings,Pension