Assistant Manager

  • Member
  • GCS Recruitment - Hire Sector Vacancies
  • Location
  • South West London / Surrey
  • Salary & Benefits
  • up to £30,000 + Bonus
  • Job Description
  • Our client is one of the most respected companies in the tool, plant and construction equipment hire market with depots nationwide. 

    A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Manager position in a depot within the South West London / Surrey area. With a strong starting salary of up to £25,000 - £30,000, plus generous bonus potential and huge career prospects.

    Role and responsibilities:

    To support the Depot Manager in all aspects of managing a busy Branch; strong sales focus in order to drive the business forward ensuring that targets and the highest possible levels of customer satisfaction are achieved. Key responsibilities are:

    • To assist the Depot Manager in order to maximise the performance of the Service Centre
    • Motivate and manage employees in order to develop a strong team ethos 
    • Ensure contract administration compliance procedures
    • Ensure that all work processes are carried out in-line with Health and Safety guidelines
    • Ensure that the quality of customer service and the items supplied reflect the highest levels of excellence
    • Deputise in the absence of the Depot Manager

    Skills required:

    To be considered for the position candidates will have the following attributes:

    • Enthusiastic, enthusiastic and motivated attitude
    • Previous managerial experience, preferably in a fast-paced environment
    • Knowledge of the tool and plant hire sector
    • Excellent communication and organisational skills
    • Computer literate, with a working knowledge of Microsoft Office
    • Understanding and experience of managing Health and Safety procedures
    • Full clean driving licence


    In return our client can offer:

    • Strong starting salary of up to £25,000 - £30,000
    • Generous holiday entitlement of 25 days plus bank holidays
    • Depot bonus potential
    • Overtime opportunities
    • Life assurance, pension contributions and other associated benefits

    If you feel that you meet the requirements, please apply online or contact the office: 0161 660 2548. URGENT VACANCY – APPLY NOW!!