Rental Manager

  • Job Reference: 620219307-2
  • Date Posted: 9 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Path Recruitment
  • Location: Sevenoaks, Kent
  • Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Car + commission
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Rental Manager role based across South London, Kent & Essex paying £24k-£28k plus commission - this role will involve regularly visiting different depots or offices to provide cover. You will need to hold a driving licence to fulfil this role to work at multiple sites.

An exciting new opportunity has become available to join a successful national hire company as a Rental Manager at some of their busiest depots. You will be working within a team, assisting in the day to day requirements of the construction equipment hire department and will be dealing with customers/clients who are seeking rental solutions.

Responsibilities of the Rental Manager:

Ensuring a high level of customer service is delivered at all times.
Liaise back to the depot for all orders for on/off hires.
Taking orders on site and at customers premises
Arranging bookings of equipment for various sectors.
Resolving any complaints in person
Attend site and customer visits/meetings to improve customer service & bring in new business
When in the depot you will assist the team to turn around all hires
Assist with other general duties as and when required
Requirements of the Rental Manager

Previous experience working within the hire industry would be beneficial
PC literate with good attention to detail
Excellent communication/customer service skills with a clear telephone manner
Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines and prioritise tasks along with a confident and flexible attitude.
You will need to be motivated and keen to learn the product range and have some previous experience of working in a similar role. You will be a positive and confident communicator, who enjoys contributing to a busy team. The ability to work quickly and accurately, while under pressure would be a great asset for this busy role. Training on the specific products or hire specialism will be available.

Equally if you have had previous experience working as a Hire Controller. Hire Coordinator, Senior hire controller, hire & sales negotiator or Plant controller within plant hire / tool hire / access hire or accommodation/non mechanical hire we would love to hear from you.

Benefits for the Rental Manager:

Up to £28,000 per annum DOE + bonuses/commission
Pension Scheme, employee assurance and benefit packages as standard
Training and career progression available