The Landscape Group is one of the leading providers of “green services” to local authorities and other public bodies in the UK. It has over a thousand employees nationally and is growing fast. Services provided include grounds maintenance in parks and open spaces, cleansing, and landscape construction.
Job Title: Parks & Horticultural Manager
Salary: Dependent on skills and competencies, includes benefits package.
For this new post, we are looking for an energetic Manager to be part of the Landscape Group team at our Hastings, Rother and AmicusHorizon contract. This would be an ideal opportunity to take the first step into contract management and a career in the green services industry.
This role will require a self-starter with a positive attitude and strong leadership skills to develop this team to excellent levels of grounds maintenance operational performance. A keen interest in Horticulture and the Green Environment is an essential requirement and skills to demonstrate this, an advantage.
To be successful in this role we are looking for an individual with a high standard of general management skills including a good standard of financial management skills, demonstrable human resource management experience and an ability to develop client and customer relationship to an outstanding level.
The ideal candidate will have experience of leading a team(s) and supervising service provision; experience of grounds maintenance, landscaping services, construction project management, asset management, facilities management and or similar would be advantageous, although we welcome applicants from other industries who possess exceptional transferrable management attributes.
Health and Safety is also an important part of the role and you will be responsible in ensuring the safety of the site and team members.
A full driver’s license is essential.
Email: tlg[email protected]