Landscaping Manager

30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual
14 Aug 2019
11 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
WB Employment has a new opportunity within a successful, established landscape company based in Gloucester for a Manager to join a rapidly expanding team.

The successful candidate will be friendly, organised and have a minimum of 2 years' experience in a managerial/team leader position within a commercial or residential landscaping company. You will need to have excellent attention to detail and be able to work well both alone and in a team.

Key Skills Responsibilities:

- Booking in work with the main contractors
- Ordering materials and arranging deliveries
- Doing site visits to ensure that the areas are ready to be worked on
- Liaising with clients and Architects
- Tracking communication in general (via emails, etc)
- Managing supervisors (ground staff)
- Being the first point of contact for Main Contractors
- Conflict resolution (particularly with clients but also with ground staff)
- Bringing jobs in within budget and on time (ensuring contracts are adhered to)
- Pricing variations, and pricing maintenance
- Ad-hoc domestic quotes
- Assisting with method statements
- QA Sheets (ensuring ground staff are filling these in)
- Quality control on site visits
- Ensuring work is correct
- Ensuring work carried out to specification
- Quality control on plant specification
- Ensuring materials are up to specification
- Purchase control
- Checking and raising invoices
- Attending progress meetings on site

Required Skills needed for the role:

- Minimum 2 years' experience in a senior managerial role within a commercial or residential landscaping company
- Intermediate level Excel
- Holds a valid CSCS card (Preferable)
- Experience in managing a team
- Good understanding of the English Language

This role is available open to immediate interviews so if you feel you have the relevant skills set please get in touch