Assistant Manager Rental

Established over 35 years ago, U-Drive is a family run company. With 8 branches and a fleet of over 3000 vehicles, U-Drive is considered the largest wholly independent vehicle rental company in the Southwest.

We are currently looking to recruit a positive and friendly individual with a ‘can do’ attitude. Reporting into the Branch Manager you will be required to work alongside the Branch Manager to ensure that the branch is well managed with the team providing an efficient vehicle hiring service to all customers, providing a positive experience by

About the Role

  • Assisting in providing year on year growth in Fleet, Revenue and Profitability, while maintaining high fleet utilisation.
  • Helping to develop all team members so that they are trained, competent and motivated to provide support in all aspects of branch activity, promoting a positive “Can Do” attitude.
  • Actively canvas local branch area for small business users, building strong relationships based upon reliability and service.
  • Providing good sales leads to the Business Development Management team when opportunities for larger accounts are encountered.
  • Provide effective account management to all local branch assigned businesses, and support the Business Development Management team with account management and feedback for local and national business.
  • Ensuring that the branch offer excellent customer service at all times.

Core Competencies

  • Customer service, prioritising customers, delivering a high quality service which meets the expectations of the customer. Responding promptly and effectively to queries and issues, continuously improving the service provided.
  • Positive “Can Do” attitude  
  • Communication, effectively communicating at all levels from different backgrounds to support the development and the success of the branch and of the company.  
  • Results, ensuring that all activities support the development and success of the branch and of the company.  
  • Managing and development of others, lead, encourage, inspire and support others to develop confidence and capability to help them realise their full potential.    

What We Can Offer You

  • 30 Days (Including Bank Holidays) Annual Leave in your first year, accruing an additional day after 24 months service until your 5th year where you will have 33 Days Annual Leave.  
  • Discounts at 3000+ stores  
  • Free Eye Tests
  • On-Site Parking  
  • Competitive Pension  
  • Employee Discount across U-Drive branches  
  • Employee Wellbeing Program    

You will be working 45 hours per week on a rota basis including weekends.


  • Bristol, UK 

Bristol Rental


Assistant Manager Rental


Previous team leadership experience a requirement, must hold a full UK Driving Licence