Contracts Manager Grounds Maintenance

Zoek Pin Peterborough, England

£35000 - £40000/annum Company Car

Permanent (Full time)

Posted 39 days ago

Contract Manager, Grounds Maintenance

Are you a driven Contract Manager with solid experience in managing commercial grounds maintenance work? Are you looking for your next career move to a large well-established forward-thinkning company ? If this sounds like you then keep reading.

We have a brand new opportunity for a Contract Manager based in the Peterborough area.

The Contract Manager is at the heart of this business. They have a team of up to 40 Contract Managers and CM designates across the United Kingdom, reporting to 5 Regional Operations Managers. This team delivers consistently high quality grounds maintenance services and acquiring additional business.

What you’ll achieve;

Reporting to a Senior Contract Manager, you will be responsible for the management of our Field Teams and directly employed staff. This is a critical success factor to delivering grounds maintenance work on-time to the specified standard.

Key responsibilities will also be:

Recruiting and training Field Teams in “Ways of Working” and expected quality standards
Daily quality monitoring of Field Teams’ work
Line management and performance management of directly employed staff
Effectively build and maintain client relationships
Providing management reports
Price, sell, and manage landscaping work, either additional grounds maintenance work required on sites currently maintained by the organisation, or large landscaping projects implemented as part of a construction project.
Develop successful working relationships with local client decision-makers
Accurately price new maintenance sites under tender.
Identify, price and supervise additional works on existing grounds maintenance sites.
What we offer;

The organisation believes in rewarding their employees for their hard work. We offer a wide-ranging benefits programme inspiring you to realise your full potential;

Being part of a Sunday Times 2019 Top Track 250 Company & London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’.
Salary of up to £40k
Company car which upgrades to a Tesla after a successful probation period

A supportive, entrepreneurial working environment that fosters collaboration.
Training, development, coaching and mentoring opportunities, with
Clear career path progression
Match funding for employee fundraising and 2 personal choice volunteering days
We invest 5% of our profits into the , an investment fund dedicated to sustainability and environmental initiatives.
By 2025 we have committed to planting 1,000,000 trees, having a fully electric fleet, and being carbon neutral
Nursery Vouchers
Cycle to work, Travel loans
Bupa employee support & Free Flu Jab & subscriptions to an online GP service and Calm, the wellbeing app
How we work;

We put people at the centre of everything we do.

Everyone is welcome. We’re embracing a culture where difference is valued. Your uniqueness will be celebrated. We believe diversity grows innovation, and innovation creates initiative. Together we’ll succeed in caring for each other, caring for our communities and caring for our Environment. Together, we’re stronger.

Who we’re seeking;

We would welcome applications from existing Contract Managers looking for future progression into a new role that will have a lot of future investment in your training and development. In addition, we would consider candidates who currently have their own grounds maintenance business and are looking to move over to be directly employed in a national business.

Whatever your current role, you will need some management experience gained in your current role as well as a solid grounding in landscaping, grounds maintenance and or horticulture.

If this opportunity strikes a chord, and you feel you would want to join one of the UK's trail blazing companies to truly further your career and make a difference.

Either apply directly to this advert, or forward your CV to (url removed) for immediate consideration

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