Application Close Date: 31/12/2018 (Closed)
We have long term grounds maintenance contracts with established clients in Devon & Cornwall including Exeter City Council, West Devon Borough Council and Torbay Council and several housing associations. We are seeking a Contract Manager to oversee these long-term partnership contracts and to continue to develop our business in the area.
Based at our office in Exeter the successful candidate will be an experienced and proactive manager, able to offer operational management and support to our clients, customers and service users throughout Devon & Cornwall. Monitoring the progress of scheduled work on site and taking quick and effective action to maintain high productivity, client satisfaction and profit targets. Working to clear procedures to ensure all work meets quality and safety standards.
You will have full responsibility for the contracts finances and operations as well as overseeing growth plans for the business, locally.
You will be qualified in horticulture or similar field with a minimum of 5 years management experience on similar contracts, hold a UK drivers licence and live within 45 mins of Exeter. Monitoring of productivity is a pivotal part of the role with the use of the Glendale on-line field management works programme a pivotal tool for the post holder so good IT knowledge and a passion for modern management techniques are also required along with good time and people management, administrative and communication skills.
A Salary of up to £30,000, Car, Pension, 30 days annual leave (inc statutory leave), in a great part of the UK
Glendale is a well established business that is growing so successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people. If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Glendale is one of the largest green space management service providers in the UK and specialises in tree care and management, grounds maintenance and landscaping. For more information visit www.glendale-services.co.uk. Follow us on Twitter @GlendaleUK