Landscape Manager

From horticruitment

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Working For: horticruitment

Landscape Manager Job

Job Ref T805

Our client is an international garden design, build and maintenance company with over 25 years’ experience from residential garden design to sizeable commercial landscape projects. The business is looking for a Landscape / Small Works Manager to play a key role as a member of the landscaping team, leading a small team of operatives on the maintenance of all landscape and infrastructure. This will include both hard and soft landscaping such as planting, paving, stone work, etc.

Main Responsibilities

  • Contract Delivery – Delivery of our maintenance & Build projects to the company high standards, on Schedule and within budget, Exceptional Customer satisfaction.
  • Project Scheduling & BOQ – Manage project & Maintenance schedules, manage the Bill of Quantities and identify requirements. Manage and record on site works.
  • Reporting – Maintain & update the Work schedules sheet in order to ensure that all work is completed in a timely manner. Maintain accurate information on meetings & Client instructions. Record works on site, measure and record variations and extras.
  • Financial – Maintain the minimum gross margin for all sales. Monitored by maintaining the schedule and resource requirements, this will be control Monthly, Measured against the master schedule & BOQ.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with customers at senior levels to ensure optimum customer satisfaction. Retention rate of current customers, increased business with current customers. As per KPI’s

Key Skills:

  • Academic/Technical Qualifications desirable but not essential
  • Industry Experience – Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Hands on hard and sort landscaping experience ideally as a foreman
  • Computer Skills – Excellent computer knowledge Will be a big advantage, Minimum requirement is email proficiency
  • Leadership/Management experience/capabilities – The ability to work alone without supervision is essential, to be a team player, set and meet targets as part of the team.
  • Communication Skills – Honest and straight forward communication is essential with our customers and team. A pleasant and positive manner with team members & Customers
  • Attitudes and Behavior – Positive attitude – Ability to work well in teams, self-starter, pleasant/helpful/adaptable. Willing to work on and off tool dependent on contract size.
  • Willingness to travel
  • Ability to go the extra mile when required to finish a job well and on time.
  • Driving licence is essential – a van will be provided for work purposes

If this Landscape Team Leader vacancy is of interest, please apply or contact Sara Yassin on 01233 732767 or

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Thank you for the interest you have shown in this Landscape Team Leader vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application for this Landscape Team Leader vacancy will have been unsuccessful.