General Manager

31 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Andrews Sykes are currently recruiting for an experienced General/Operations Manager for one of our largest UK Depots. With a solid background in the hire industry you will already have a good understanding of the complexities of working in this fast-paced environment and managing a diverse but highly skilled workforce.
Role and Responsibilities
As General Manager, you will be responsible for the day to day running of up to 2 busy hire depots. This will include –
• Direct management of the teams in both depots.
• Interfacing with customers both face to face and over the phone.
• All aspects of Health and Safety across the depots.
• Full depot profit and loss accountability.
• Managing transport and logistics to ensure our equipment is in the right place at the right time.
• Working directly with our HVAC and Pump sales teams to maximise all opportunities.
• Ensuring all our equipment is fit for purpose and maintained to the highest standards.
• Responsible for stock control and maintaining adequate levels of spare parts etc.
• Monitoring customer accounts and liaising with credit control dept. to manage debts.
• Ensuring adequate out of hours cover for deliveries and breakdowns.
• Undertaking regular staff performance reviews including training requirements to ensure staff development and communication.
This position will offer the right person the opportunity to work with one of the country’s leading suppliers of Pumps and portable air conditioning/air handling solutions. Having already developed your management skills in a plant/tool/equipment hire environment, you will be looking for a fresh challenge where you can develop your existing knowledge.
As the UK’s leading specialist hire company, we provide the best pumping, heating and cooling solution for virtually every need, location and application 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.
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