Contracts Manager - 45035

Location : Hertfordshire
Salary : £38K - 45K doe
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 45035

Our Hertfordshire-based client creates places of enduring value through design expertise and landscaping craftsmanship. Their award-winning work is rich in detail and drawn from 30 years of experience.

They have an exciting opportunity for a new Contracts Manager to lead and manage their talented landscapers in transforming underused spaces into dream gardens and grounds, project values ranging from 150k to 400k.

They are at that perfect stage of business development. Small enough for you to make a major difference to their team, while being big enough to have the resources to do exciting things. If (like them) you are passionate about creating bespoke spaces that people love, please read on.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or similar vocational qualification, with at least 5 years experience at managerial level of:

  • Costing & project managing high-end residential landscaping schemes
  • Presenting to High-End clientele
  • Managing in-house teams and specialist contractors
  • Working effectively with discerning clients
  • Collaborating with other professionals including garden designers, architects and engineers.

In addition, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Strong focus on client satisfaction and excellent client-facing skills
  • Passion for landscaping craftmanship and quality
  • Commitment to sustainable landscaping practices
  • Professional communication abilities (verbal and written)
  • Excellent planning and organization skills

In return, they offer a competitive salary, continuing professional development and the opportunity to become part of our friendly, dynamic team.


Please quote 45035 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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Once again, I would like to extend my thanks to you for being so efficient and focused on my behalf. You have impressed me and have been extremely professional about matching me well with potential opportunities. Should I require staff in my new role... I will be sure to use you.

Simon (Contracts Manager)

I would like to give a big thank you to everyone in the team at Fresh Horticultural Careers for their help throughout my employment with them. Their support was great and helped me enjoy my time whilst working for them.

Ross (Horticulture)