Hire Controller- Medway
Job Reference: 26074
As the UK's leading equipment rental company, with 185+ Service Centres nationwide and 3,600 dedicated employees, it's fair to say we pride ourselves on providing excellent service to our 30,000 customers. We offer years of expertise, certified training, a range of added value services and most importantly, a total commitment to ensuring safety at all times.
If you want to work for a company who are fast becoming THE employer of choice in the rental industry and who can offer you great career progression, then apply NOW!!!
Please note applications via agencies will not be considered.
Are you a fantastic communicator who loves delivering the very best service for your customers and in return is looking for a Company that really values your contribution and can offer you award-winning training opportunities? Read on as we may have just the job you are looking for.
You may have heard of A-Plant Hire but did you know that we are part of the FTSE 100 company Ashtead Group plc, the second largest equipment rental company in the world? We are continuing to experience an exciting period of company growth, so it is a great time to join our team at our friendly Service Centre, where you will play a key role in our commitment to Deliver Service Excellence.
Roles and responsibilities
On a day-day basis you will work on the hire desk, building great working relationships and product knowledge which you will use to translate your customers requirements into the rental products and services that meet their needs, whilst also maximising sales opportunities. You will be an ambassador for our Customer First culture, resolving any issues quickly and keeping your customers informed, so that they feel truly valued.
It will also be your role to manage the hire contract administration and ensure that this is completed in a timely and accurate manner. Naturally you will be a great coordinator, who enjoys planning and organising and working in a busy but friendly team environment.
If you join us we’ll provide you with a comprehensive company induction and training programme and we’ll work with you to identify your personal development needs and career progression plan.
What you will need to bring to the role from day one:
Prior experience in a role where you can demonstrate exceptional customer service skills
Able to work as part of a team, supporting colleagues
Flexible and self-motivated, you’ll take the initiative and be keen to embrace new training opportunities
Great communication skills – both verbal and written
Effective administration, planning and organisation skills with strong attention to detail and accuracy
Good IT/Computer skills. MS Office including Excel and Outlook & experience of database entry
Previous experience in the hire or construction industry would be advantageous but not essential
In return, we can offer a competitive salary, generous holiday allowance, life assurance and inclusion into the Company pension scheme.
A-Plant are an accredited Living Wage Employer