Contracts Manager

Gail Manning
Mirfield, West Yorkshire
NEG + Benefits
17 Aug 2017
17 Sep 2017
Management Jobs
Full Time
Contract Type

Contracts Manager

Our client is looking for a Contracts Manager sought to oversee the delivery of (multiple) landscape construction projects. Contract values range from £5k - £1m. Role will involve working throughout the Yorkshire / Humberside area, overseeing directly employed works teams and some sub-contractors. Works will be predominantly soft landscaping, however some experience of hard landscaping would be advantageous.



  • Taking responsibility for high profile contracts ensuring work is carried out to the specified standards
  • Co-ordinating labour, equipment and materials to ensure efficient productivity levels are achieved
  • Responsibility for cost management, ensuring works are delivered on time and to budget
  • Carrying out site visits and liaising with Operations Director, site agents, and clients
  • Being decisive in managing day to day operational matters
  • Ability to interpret architects drawings and be able to set out working areas for operational teams
  • Ensuring motivation and discipline is maintained with the teams
  • Responsibility for preparing RAMS and actively ensuring the Company’s Health and Safety policies are rigorously adhered to
  • Accurate completion of required documentation in line with the Company’s ISO Standards procedures


Person Specification

  • CSCS card: minimum level - black card
  • IOSH Health and Safety Certificate
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in commercial landscaping operations
  • Previous management / senior supervisor background
  • Driving licence
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise with clients, management and all other members of staff
  • Flexibility in approach to working hours – may be required to start early or work later in line with the operational needs of the business



Dependant on qualifications and experience. Annual company bonus, company vehicle, laptop and mobile phone