Assistant Manager - Plant & Tool Hire - Ascot

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
£30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£30000 - £30000 Per Annum
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Assistant Manager - Plant & Tool Hire - Ascot

Salary: £30,000

Key words: Assistant Manager, Shop Manager, Sales, Plant and Tool, Plant, Tool, Plant and Machinery, Tool hire, Plant Sales, Construction, Retail

The company

Our client has over 60 years` experience in serving all aspects of the construction, agricultural and waste management industries.

The Role

The Assistant Manager will be responsible for helping customers in the shop, supporting the purchase of all depot equipment, tools, general orders & hire fleet. Overseeing the completeness of all paperwork, standing in for the Manager, including daily management & coordination of all operations, logistics & maintenance.

Other Responsibilities include:
- Support staffing/resources with communication, recruitment and development of a motivated team (dealing with any issues as required). Calculation of monthly sales commission. Conduct return to work and disciplinary interviews.
- Understand budgets and depot financial targets and costs.
- Input regarding operations & introduce corrective actions.
- Stocking and maintaining sales goods. Ordering sales stock and adding to Plant register and Syrinx.
- Ensure all aspects of work & processes comply with health & safety guidelines.
- Prompt completion of relevant reports: cash summaries, customer queries, stock takes, employee attendance etc. Create depot weekly management reports.
- Oversee sales team & assist with management of customer accounts if required.
- Ensure the depot, staff, vehicles, hire fleet & sale items are consistent & promote a professional image to all potential customers in accordance with company standards. Assisting in managing and training of the Hire Controllers.
- Contact for intruder alarm callouts bringing about key holder responsibilities, including, locking / unlocking building. Setting alarm system
- Takes initiative to learn new products and has good understanding of existing range of products.
- Processing tool and ppe sales within our shop.
- Trained in Hireguard insurance to 'sell' to our customers. Calculating and submit the monthly Hireguard declaration.
- Delivering equipment at busy times.

Person Specification:

- High regard to customer satisfaction and working to exceed expectations.
- Ability to learn about new products, understand them and be aware of competitor information.
- A high level of accuracy is essential, and take responsibility for own work. Resolve problems and conflict effectively.
- Have a good knowledge of IT systems.
- Must be a good team player or work well under own initiative.
- A proven track record in experience of the hire & construction industry.
- Good working knowledge of relevant H&S legislation and company policy.
- Show a basic understanding of Purchase & sales ledger.
- Proven experience in managing a sales portfolio of customers and excellent knowledge of product range.
- Confident and effective people management skills. Focused on achieving business goals and optimising the abilities and contributions of the team.?

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Contact Details:
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Tel: 0845 450 6635
Contact: David

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