Grounds Maintenance Contracts Manager Jobs Vacancies - Amenity Horticulture

Vacancy for a Contracts Manager - Amenity Horticulture

Bawden Managed Landscapes has an vacancy for an experienced Contracts Manager in Amenity Horticulture.  Bawden Managed Landscapes is and established and respected regional company providing tree surgery, grounds maintenance, landscaping and fencing services to a range of public sector, commercial and private clients. 

The role will include:

  • Searching out and developing new business opportunities both with existing and new clients.
  • Building strong long term relationships with a view to widening the range of services provided.
  • Managing staff, motivating the team, providing strong leadership and support.
  • Monitoring all work activity to ensure that contract specifications and budgets are met.      

A key requirement is to be educated to degree level or hold other qualifications at an equivalent level in horticulture, arboriculture, environmental management, ecology or a related subject.  It is also essential to hold a full UK driving licence.  

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, motivated, commercially aware and have a successful track record in contract management. They will also have the necessary horticultural expertise, practical experience and management capability to command the respect and cooperation of the staff for which they will be responsible.

This key role is fundamental to achieving the company's future plans for diversification and further growth and therefore offers a unique opportunity to the right applicant, who will be offered an attractive package commensurate with the experience and skill set required.

The post is based at the company's Amesbury Head Office, near Salisbury.   

A detailed 'Job Profile' can be downloaded here

To apply please submit a detailed CV, together with copies of certificates relating to qualifications to: Nicola Bawden, Bawden Contracting Services Ltd, Unit 1 Mills Way Centre, Mills Way,  Amesbury, Salisbury. Wiltshire, SP4 7AU  or by email to

The Bawden Group is an equal opportunities employer, all applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.