Operations Manager - Head of Landscaping - 41655

Location : Beds, Bucks, London
Salary : £45,000 -£55,000 DOE
Vacancy type : Permanent
Vacancy ID : 41655

Our client builds and maintains premier landscaped spaces within central London and the South of England. Working in partnership with top landscape architect practices and main contractors to deliver hard and soft landscape projects of the highest standard winning over 80 BALI awards. 

This is a rare opportunity for a high-level landscape management professional to join our highly successful team. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, you will manage a number of sites differing in size, complexity and challenge. You will be responsible for all staff and subcontracted personnel 

Key Responsibilities

  • Health and safety of all project stakeholders Attend pre planning, pre tender and pre start meetings to ensure all necessary construction issues are addressed prior to commencement on site. You will be responsible for driving continuous improvement and team development, identifying operational enhancements  Co-ordinate the whole construction process and work closely with the client, and employers?? representatives Manage the culture on construction projects in line with company values  Manage sub-contractor and material supplier??s performance ensuring projects a delivered on, time on budget and to the highest standard. Manage and mentor existing and future contracts managers throughout the duration of the contract. The ability to influence and engage with all staff and clients throughout the contract duration. To have strong analytical skills and ability to judge the skill sets of client teams and contractors

Key skills required include

  • Experience of leading high profile, high value projects A focused approach to Health and Safety Good contractual knowledge of NEC, and JCT contracts Ability to manage risk Experience of driving change management

The ideally candidate should possess

  • Current SMSTS Current Black Card Full UK driving licence would be preferable 

Salary Remuneration dependent upon qualifications, back-ground and experience.
Hours Permanent, full-time role; Monday to Friday with occasional weekend working.

Please quote 41655 when speaking with one of our consultants.

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