Contracts Manager

Cole & Yates
Northampton area
£28000 - £35000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are recruiting for an experienced Grounds Maintenance Contracts Manager on behalf of a leading Hard and Soft Landscaping, Grounds Maintenance and Facilities Management Company that currently employ over 700 people across the UK and has a wide client base that includes both Private and Public Sector Clients to manage key contracts within the Northamptonshire area.

This current recruitment project offers the opportunity to join a well-established and growing national service provider within their Grounds Maintenance sector and take on responsibility for the overall running of a number of key contracts.

This will require that the current relationship with the Clients is maintained and strengthened to maximise future business potential as well as mentoring, managing and motivating the grounds maintenance team to ensure that they deliver projects on time and to the Clients satisfaction.

Your day to day tasks will include :

Ensuring the contract delivers to plan, budget and profit expectations, preparing monthly contract reports, controlling operations within the approved annual budgets, reviewing forward orders and order completions, reviewing stock and holding management team meetings, chasing for outstanding payments if necessary, ensuring all job costings are correctly coded and overseeing the smooth running of the contract.

Candidates for the role should have strong relationship building skills and grounds maintenance experience with strong verbal and written communication skills. Candidates should also have excellent staff management, recruitment, and time management skills with the ability to work to deadlines whilst delivering excellent client service and live within commuting distance of Northampton.

Salary between £28000 and £32000 dependent on experience, plus Company Car or Car Allowance, Laptop, Mobile, 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays and the opportunity to enrol into a pension scheme.

We do try to reply to each application personally, however as you can appreciate we receive a high number of applications for each role we handle and it is not always possible to do this. Therefore if we do not contact you within seven days your application for this particular role has not been successful.

Should you wish to call to find out more about this opportunity then please call on (Apply online only) and one of the team will be able to assist