Director’s Assistant, Essex/Suffolk Ref JF 1499

Position Filled
Posted on
October 21, 2023
Bures, Suffolk
Job Type
Full-time / Temporary / Self employed / Freelance / Live out
Office / Professional & Other / Office

Temporary Position

Assistant required for award winning Landscape Company Director, located close to Bures on the Essex/Suffolk border – easy access from the A12.

This position will run from November 2023 to May/June 2024 to assist with the organisation of the building of 4 gardens for The Chelsea Flower Show 2024.

The hours will be 8.30am to 4.30pm, 2 days a week,  however someone with flexibility would be preferred.

We are looking for someone to assist the Director with the following tasks:

  • Pulling together the material schedules for the gardens
  • Researching materials for the gardens ( Reclamation and Eco )
  • Managing time frames for resourcing all elements of the 4 garden builds
  • Pulling together budgets for each garden
  • Managing the RHS portal
  • Finding accommodation in London for the teams.

The Person:-

  • Reliable, really organised with the ability to work to deadlines in a calm manner
  • Understand costings and budgets
  • Keep accurate records, enabling easy access to all detail.
  • Will have excellent communication skills both written and face to face.
  • Will have excellent IT skills
  • Ideally will have an understanding of Landscaping, basic building materials and plants.
  • Enthusiastic and easy to get along with.
  • Car driver with own transport

Salary to be agreed depending on experience .

Tel Jackie 07979 501997 /