Our client are a dedicated provider of quality Plant Equipment and Specialist Hire Services.
They are recruiting for an experienced hire industry candidate who will have responsibility for running day to day operations as well as growing and developing business from their well-established business location in Cumbria.
Key responsibilities will include:
* Day to day operational management of the depot, including management of hire desk function, yard and transport fleet. processing orders for clients and with suppliers.
* Dealing with processing orders for clients and operational processes and procedures within the depot including on-hires, off-hires, technical guidance, scheduling deliveries and stock movements.
* Dealing with clients in a professional manner and proving a high level of customer service at all times.
* Monitoring the depot, specifically in relation to utilisation of equipment and vehicles, Arranging rental of equipment including sourcing of equipment, checking availability of equipment and processing contracts in line with company policies and procedures.
* Working alongside the senior management team on a day to day basis on finances within the depot including P&L, month end accounts and financial reports.
* Generating and identifying new business and developing existing business. This will include site visits, sales planning, and cold calling.
* Working closely with clients in order to maximise opportunities within the market for the core ranges of equipment and service offering.
* Maintaining effective relationships with customers, suppliers, senior management and team members.
This is a hands-on role which would suit a candidate who enjoys diversity within a role.
Ideally candidates will have a strong background in the hire industry and be commercially driven with excellent communication skills.
The ideal candidate must have good organisational skills as well as the drive and ambition to develop and progress the business.
Previous experience working in a plant /hire industry role.
Full UK Driving Licence
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