Contract Manager

Undisclosed Company
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
08 Sep 2016
06 Oct 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
Our client a leading provider who is based in Tunbridge Wells is looking to recruit a Contract Manager to join their Horticultural Service department.

You will report to the Regional Director and be responsible for managing the operational delivery of grounds maintenance contracts.

As a Contract Manager, your role will involve:
*To manage grounds maintenance, horticultural and related tasks to required specifications, health and safety and quality standards.
*To develop and maintain a positive working culture and environment for employees through sound leadership and effective communication.
*To manage client relationships and expectations.
*To seek to raise standards and improve quality, through constant review and monitoring.
*To prepare and submit reports as requested by your line manager.
*To continually review service delivery against the contract specification and KPIs.
*To ensure that all costs allied to gross margin, wages, and expenses are within the budgeted levels and recorded appropriately in the weekly P&L report.
*To price contract variation works and new business. Optimising sales, marketing and opportunities for organic growth of services.
*To comply with all relevant sections of the compliance audit and to complete routine audits during site visits.
*To complete of PDRs for your team within the required timescales.
*Continually review and identify staff training and development needs.
*To recruit, select, induct, train, motivate, manage and appraise staff.

The successful applicant will have previous Contract Manager's experience ideally within a horticultural background. Previous supervisory experience, good literacy and numeracy skills. You will have good IT skills and a driving licence.

In return, you will benefit from a company vehicle and various healthcare benefits.

Hours: Monday to Friday 40 hours per week but must be flexible
Salary: up to £38,000 plus bonus

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