Contracts Manager (Landscaping Services)


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Landscape Maintenance, Landscaping, Managerial



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Full time



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Contracts Manager (Landscape Services)
37 hours p/week | Permanent Contract

Are you a Contracts Manager with experience of managing landscape build projects and securing work? If so we have a great opportunity for you to join our team at Newground based in Blackburn, Lancashire, an award winning CIC and a member of the Together Housing Group. You will manage a wide range of landscaping work carried out in the North of England including but not limited to; play areas, park improvements, public realm work, neighbourhood improvements & school grounds. In addition there is also a bespoke design & build service.

As a core part of the role the successful applicant will be securing tenders & commissions and then managing a programme of landscaping construction projects & environmental improvement services.

Our Contracts Manager’s normal day to day duties will likely include;

Managing projects to time and to budget – including production of delivery plans, monitoring project progress and spend and preparing certificates for payment / invoices
Securing work - through completing tender documents and bills of quantities and prepare quotes for landscape work

Promoting our landscape services - through effective sales networking and maintaining positive relationships with clients

The ideal applicant will have the following skills & experience;

Experience in the management of programmes of landscape construction projects
Experience in the pricing of commercial tenders and preparing schedules of work & quotes

Experience of promoting landscape services and dealing directly with clients
Knowledge of construction site health & safety
Knowledge of material & construction specifications

Due to the nature of this role, a full driving license is required as well as access to your own vehicle for work purposes.

The post holder will be based in Blackburn, Lancashire, with travel required to project sites and other Newground offices (throughout the North of England). Benefits include 27 days holiday (rising to 32 over 5 years service) + bank holidays, attractive pension scheme and health care package.

In return we can offer you a great place to work, a fantastic team and the ability to progress in-house.

Deadline for applications is Friday 23rd February 2018 with interviews scheduled for Friday 3rd March 2018

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Together Housing
Prospect House - Wharf St, Blackburn
Blackburn, BB, United Kingdom

Phone: 07764244745
Web Site: www.togetherhousing.co.uk

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