Assistant Manager Position Wigan

About us

We are a local van hire and Motorhome rental company who have been based in the Wigan area for over 30 years. We supply different sizes of vans to the public for self drive hire. We also hire motorhome’s and campervans out from our Wigan location very close to the town centre.

We are looking for an experienced Assistant Manager to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the depot Manager, developing strategies to reach organizational goals, and ensuring that all tasks given are completed in a timely and efficient manner. The ideal candidate should have excellent communication and customer service skills, the ability to work to busy schedules, and a strong understanding of the company’s objectives. The ideal candidate will also have previous experience within the vehicle hire industry, preferably excellent knowledge of motorhomes and campervans. Applicant must be computer literate have a knowledge of Office (Excel and Word) , be keen on social media ( facebook, blogs, Instagram,) be able to use AI interface for promoting the business.

As assistant manager you will be required to carry out yard duties, checking vehicles in and out, preparing vehicles for rental, and also delivering vehicles.

Must have valid UK Driving licence with no more than 6 points and been driving for 2 years or longer.


  • Support the manager to achieve business objectives.
  • Deal with customer enquiries both over the phone and face to face, turning leads into bookings
  • Following the process of a hire from booking the client to preparing the vehicle and testing use to customer aftercare when the hire has concluded.
  • Monitor social media for the location on a day to day basis, posting relevant con.
  • Deal with daily reports to ensure smooth running of the depot.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £27,846.00 per year


  • On-site parking

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Commission pay


  • Supervising experience: 1 year (preferred)
  • Rental industry customer service: 1 year (preferred)
  • Motorhome: 1 year (required)


  • Driving Licence (required)

Work Location: In person

Expected start date: 22/04/2024