Plant Auction Yard Manager

  • £30000 - £40000 per annum
  • Posted: 12/09/2017
  • E Riding of Yorkshire ls14hy E Riding of Yorkshire
  • Job Ref: 244100252
  • Permanent

Job Details

Plant Auction Yard Manager

£30-40k Neg

Our client an international auctioneers is looking for a talented organised individual who has previous yard manager and stock control duties experience to join their team situated in Yorkshire.

As a Coordinating Plant Auction Yard Manager your duties will include:

The Job

• Coordinate all yard operations to ensure the smooth running of all auctions.

• Oversee the booking in of all auctions stock ensuring accuracy of descriptions and correct procedures are followed.

• Safe coordination and control of all loading and unloading activities.

• Manage and coordinate the workloads of all yard staff and subcontractors.

• Liaise with the marketing team to ensure all equipment is photographed.

• Ensure all auction stock is suitably prepared for sale, photographed and displayed on the company website.

• Resolve any stock related issues.

• Liaise with customers and hauliers on suitable delivery and collection times.


• organised individual with excellent problem solving and task management skills.

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential.

• Ability to work both indoors and outdoors year-round and be physically fit to climb on and off large equipment.

• Previous experience in a similar role 2 years min.

• Experience/interest in heavy plant machinery and good knowledge of the different categories.

• Excellent organisation and time management skills.

• Be able to prioritise, multitask and use initiative.

• Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and possess strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Previous experience of stock control.

• Flexible and available to work extra hours at short notice during busy auction periods.

• Telescopic Fork Lift Truck License is desirable.


Salary - £ 30,000 - £40,0000 Negotiable

Hours – Monday – Friday : 8am till 5pm (Optional Overtime - with the requirement to work weekends the week prior to action dates)

Closing date for applications Friday 4th August 2017 by 17:00pm

Should you be interested in the above opportunity and have the relevant experience please submit you cv to or CALL NOW 0113 2806807