Contracts Manager

PB Recruitment Consultants Ltd
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Type: Permanent, full-time

Salary: £33,000-£35,000, plus Company vehicle

Location: Dorking, Surrey

Are you looking for a rewarding career? Have you supervised a number on men on numerous sites all at one time? Are you a creative, keen Contracts Manager/ Grounds Maintenance Supervisor wanting to progress further up your career ladder?

If yes to all the above then this is a role you should consider!

Due to a number of recent contract wins and the continued growth of the business, my client are wanting a highly motivated and driven individual to join their rapidly expanding team to manage a number of their grounds maintenance contracts throughout Surrey and the surrounding areas.

Our Client have been designing, building and maintaining gardens throughout the UK for a considerable amount of years and have gained a desirable reputation for their renowned garden designs and pride themselves on their high customer service levels with a strong work ethic. They work for prestigious housing developers on a sole supplier basis across the country and have recently won a very large NHS contract to provide landscaping and maintenance services across a large number of sites throughout the UK.

You will be reporting to the Area Manager who will be overseeing you and your team's day to day progress ensuring you meet your targets and deadlines so if you can manage multiple projects, are commercially minded and have the ability to manage a variety of multi layered teams then please read on!

  • Provide weekly financial reports
  • Day to day management of multiple landscaping teams
  • Health & Safety on site
  • Contract delivery to full specification and agreed budget
  • Sourcing new contracts
  • Developing new and nurturing established client relationships
  • Programming and scheduling of works

To be successful in this role you must be;

  • Highly driven and motivated
  • Have a minimum of 3 years commercial grounds maintenance experience
  • Computer literate with a very good knowledge of Microsoft Office Word & Excel.
  • Hold a full drivers licence
  • Able to pass DBS clearance

You will need to have exceptional management skills and be responsible for the day to day management of multiple teams, resource management, onsite health and safety and programming and scheduling.

You will be given the opportunity to develop your own personal and professional skills for the benefit of yourself and the business; with this you will be able to work well under pressure and have the ability to solve any issues that may occur and manage your own work schedule and that of your various teams.

Because you will be the go to person I'm looking for a confident and hardworking individual that has the ability to convey clear lines of communication between client, designer, management, staff and any sub-contractors. You will be able to manage the Work in Progress effectively, take control of all the health, safety, security, environmental and technical compliance issues, you will be responsible for managing sub-contractors and assessing their compliance.

What's in it for you ask?

Apart from the incredible salary, NEST pension and a Company vehicle, laptop and mobile phone you will be working for one of the leading players in this industry.

Interested? Send us your CV and tell us why you'd be perfect for the job!

We are always on the hunt for outstanding Contracts Managers and we love meeting new people! So if this role doesn't sound like a great fit for you but you like the sound of us, please do get in touch and find out how we can help you find your next role.

PB Recruitment Consultants Ltd management team have over 35 years' experience of management within our specialist sectors, understanding the importance of reliability and commitment in service provision to ensure targets are met and ultimately customer satisfaction is provided. Through our experience, we have heightened awareness as to specific requirements to facilitate job momentum and enhance productivity. Together we have a wealth of knowledge which allows us to have insight when allocating candidates to each specific job and believe that through an initial meeting with clients are able to select those who would ensure higher productivity meeting and exceeding your standards in practice.

We understand that many industries do not work the average 9:00am - 5:00pm day, which is why our office phones divert every evening and at weekends, allowing us to provide a 24 hour service, seven days per week.

Whilst we endeavour to respond to each candidate, we do receive a large volume of applications, so if you have not heard from us within two weeks, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful with your application. We will however add your details to our database and be sure to contact you should a suitable vacancy arise.