Arboriculture Contracts Manager - 41489

Employer
Fresh Horticultural Careers
Location
North London (Greater)
Salary
30k-35k
Closing date
30 Nov 2020
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Job Description

  • To assist the Business in the efficient and effective management to promote Arboriultural services to both internal and external customers
  • To support the Arboricultural staff and wider network of Contracts Managers on Arborist works
  • To lead the Arboriculture team in a safe and effective delivery of arboriculture services

Responsibilities

  • Promote arboricultural services to existing and new clients
  • Produce tree surveys and propose recommendations
  • Client meetings
  • Submitting tenders for arboricultural contracts, liaise with local authorities regarding TPO’s and conservation areas
  • Efficient procurement and purchase of arboricultural equipment
  • To provide current best practice information to the business and wider group
  • Build and maintain good relationships with all local planning departments
  • Manage and track all TPO applications with the support of the Business Support Team
  • Managing and prioritising the workload of the arboriculture teams with support from Business Support Team
  • To procure when necessary appropriate external competent contractors
  • To manage external contractors and sub-contractors in the efficient delivery of arboriculture services
  • Problem Solving/Decision Making
  • Provide expert arboriculture advice to staff and clients.
  • To provide estimates and fixed price quotations.
  • Ensure H&S is followed at all times.

Person Specification

  • Minimum Level 2 in arboricultural or equivalent
  • All NPTC relevant certificates or equivalent
  • Excellent tree identification skills
  • Ability to read landscape drawings
  • Knowledge of relevant Health and Safety legislation
  • Ability to produce risk assessments and method statements
  • Experience of leading teams in arboricultural operation
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft office word & Excel
  • Effective Communicator
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Excellent record keeping skills and attention to detail
  • Flexible attitude and approach to work
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • Self-motivated able to work without supervision

We possess over 20 years recruitment experience and have specialised in the Gardening, Landscaping and Horticulture industries since 1999. Typically we have 150+ permanent vacancies covering all areas of the horticultural industry, from operatives to senior management.To apply for any of our vacancies please complete our simple online application form by visiting www.freshhortcareers.com.

Contact Us
  • 8 Silk Mews
  • Kennington
  • SE11 4BA
  • GB
  • 020 7793 7825
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