Estate Manager Job

Live Out Estate Manager Job in Cotswolds 

A new client of ours is looking for an Estate Manager to fulfil most aspects of the day-to-day operation and management of a beautiful country manor in Gloucestershire.

The property consists of a 21,000 sqft 9-bedroom house, with outbuildings, stables, and greenhouses. The gardens consist of 9 acres of formal and informal gardens as well as meadows and paddocks

The role will require a practical, hands-on approach and will suit an organised and efficient applicant with high personal standards and good all-round skills, enthusiasm, reliability, and a strong work ethic. Candidates with previous gardening experience is highly beneficial. 


  • Managing the property/estate

  • Liaising with contractors and builders

  • Co-ordinating servicing, maintenance, and general repairs

  • Upkeep of gardens – formal and informal

  • Extensive garden beddings

  • Upkeep of greenhouse

  • Maintain tennis court and swimming pool

  • Alarms and security

  • Managing building projects

  • General administration and record-keeping

  • Care of vehicles including some driving

  • Liaising with outdoor staff

  • Problem-solving

  • Varied ad hoc duties and tasks 

Working Week: Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week with flexibility for occasional longer hours

Start date: April 2024

Salary: £45k + GPA

Vacancy Number: 115188

Consultant to Contact: Bianca De Freitas