Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £23,000.00 - £28,000.00 gross per year
  • Newbury


Hire Controller

Tool & Plant Hire Company

Strong Starting Salary (DOE)

We are recruiting a Hire Controller to work as part of their team based in the Newbury / Thatcham area. As a Hire Controller you will be dealing with clients from the initial enquiry stages through to quotation, follow up, processing of the hire orders and transport to site.

As a Hire Controller we are looking for someone with a proactive approach who can investigate further business opportunities with both new and existing clients. Great opportunities within the business for the successful candidate!

Knowledge of tool / plant and construction hire equipment would be beneficial. If you have been in a Hire controller position or experienced in with the hire sector we want to hear from you! If you have a general builders merchants / trade background this will be of interest.

Are you a Hire Controller/ Hire Coordinator / Hire technician?

Internal Sales / Trade Counter / Sales Consultant within the Trade industry?


- Excellent customer service skills
- Ability to multi task and demonstrate initiative and commitment
- Time-management skills, a flexible approach and a 'can do' attitude
- Self-motivated with the ability to work under own initiative
- Construction / Hire / Builders Merchant Experience

The successful Hire Controller will have a positive and 'can do' attitude and be able to work in a fast paced environment. Building up a good rapport is extremely important so you must be personable and willing to go the extra mile. This role is all about attitude!


The Benefits for the Hire Controller will be:

- Starting Salary with regular reviews (dependent upon experience)
- Pension
- Full time permanent role
- Excellent opportunities for progression

Please Apply now and we will be in touch soon!

GCS Associatesare a specialist management consultancy within the Construction Sales / Building Supplies sector. We work with Builders Merchants, Other Specialist Merchants, Manufacturers, Distributors, Tool Hire, Plant Hire and others within the Hire Sector. We are interested in speaking to sales and management professionals as well as drivers and operational staff from the builders merchants, construction or engineering sector. Builder Merchants, Construction Sales, Building supplies, brick, blocks, heavyside, timber, insulation, fire protection, commercial interiors, drylining, drywall, suspended ceilings, plumbing & heating, civils, drainage, pipeline and pipefittings, roofing supplies, lightside, ironmongery, roof truss, i-joists, PPE, power tools, KBB, Showroom, tool hire, plant hire, powered access, lifting equipment, specification sales, technical sales, engineering sales, service engineers, area sales managers, business development managers, account managers, branch managers, directors and executives and more.

- Customer Service
- Sales
- Assistant Manager
- Hire Co-Ordinator
- Rental Manager
- Hire Technician
- Lifting Hire
- Hire Assistant
- Hire Controller; Cross hire
- re hire
- Senior Hire Controller; Hire Assistant; Telesales

  • access
  • orders
  • plumbing
  • telesales
  • transport