Contract Manager East Midlands (grounds maintenance)

30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + Full package
09 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Contract Manager ? East Midlands (grounds maintenance)

GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum Full package


Taylor2Recruitment Ltd

Contract Manager ? DERBY
Our client is seeking, experienced and committed Contract Manager to manage commercial grounds maintenance work in the East midlands area. Offering a competitive salary, semi-annual bonuses, company stock options, company pension and other benefits.
Roles and responsibilities:

The Contract Manager?s responsibility will be the management of his Field Teams and directly employed staff will be a critical success factor to delivering maintenance work on-time to the specified standard. Key responsibilities will be:
o Training Field Teams in Ways of Working and expected quality standards
o Daily quality monitoring of Field Teams work
o Performance Management
o Recruiting new Field Teams
o Direct management of Directly Employed Staff
o Effective customer and client relationships
o Providing management reports
The second key component of the role is ability to price, sell, and manage landscaping work. These works may either be additional work required on sites currently maintained by the company or large landscaping projects implemented as part of a construction project. In order to sell these works, the Contract Manager will have to develop successful working relationships with local client decision-makers:
o Accurately price new maintenance sites under tender
o Identify, price and supervise additional works on existing maintenance sites
Our ideal candidate will be a proven Manager looking to progress in an exciting, forward thinking company.
The candidate will ideally have had some, but not necessarily all, of the following experiences before joining:
o Two to three year PLUS practical work experience ("on the tools") in landscaping or grounds maintenance
o Two to three year PLUS management experience
o Further education, ideally in Horticulture
o Entrepreneurial experience running his/her own business

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