Job Vacancies

Accounts Administrator  

Hickman's are looking for an experienced person to work in their accounts department

The applicant must be able to work unsupervised, be pro-active, confident and have a high standard of English and maths.
Initially 30 hours a week (4 days) with salary depending on level of experience.

  • To use  specialised construction accounting software – EvolutionM
  •  Complete bookkeeping duties on all ledgers 
  •  To prepare weekly and monthly payrolls from timesheets To prepare all prepayments and accrual entries 
  •  To maintain  the fixed assets register and calculate and run monthly depreciation 
  •  Produce and e-file payroll, CIS, P11d and VAT returns 
  •  To be an experienced user of excel, word, access outlook and create macro’s.  
  •  To prepare monthly accounts to trial balance 
  •  To report monthly to the management team on the accounts 
  •  To maintain staff personnel details 
  •  To prepare accounts for yearend To liaise with external accountant where necessary 
  •  To use Sage instant accounts for an associated sole trader company 
  •  To prepare and maintain the Employer’s Company Handbook and policies therein 
  •  To have HR experience preparation of contracts of employment 
  •  To have IT skills, and update website.

Applications with a full CV and covering letter by email / in writing to


Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: office@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk

TEL: 01993 822226 

or in writing to:

Karen Dixon

Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

Fulbrook, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4BZ



SKIP DRIVER HGV DRIVER CLASS 1 or 2 

Duties will include delivery and collection of skips, delivering materials and small items of plant and equipment.

Applicants must be physically fit and highly motivated, have a Digital Tacho Card and comply with CPC rules.

 45 hrs per week 

Salary Negotiable 


Applications with a full CV and covering letter by email / in writing to


Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: office@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk

TEL: 01993 822226 

or in writing to:

Karen Dixon

Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

Fulbrook, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4BZ



RETAIL SALES ASSISTANT

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a proactive and charismatic Retail Sales Assistant to join our Hickman Brothers Landscapes Retail and Sales team based in Burford, Oxfordshire.

Working within a small and friendly retail team where everyone looks out for each other, teamwork and the ability to build relationships are key to this Sales Assistant role.

We are looking for a Retail Sales Assistant who will proactively approach every customer and deliver a true retail customer experience.

Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: jenny@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk

TEL: 01993 822226 

or in writing to:

Jenny Hurley

Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

Fulbrook, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4BZ

As Sales Assistant and your main responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure that customer service is not an afterthought but an intrinsic part of the sales process.
  • Support the Management team and the sales process ensuring effective responsibility and ownership of your tasks.
  • Drive and deliver personal sales and KPI targets by cultivating customer relationships.
  • Take responsibility for visual presentation and cleanliness of the store
  • Ensure accurate and appropriate advice to ensure that our customers buy the best and relevant products to meet their needs.

In order to be considered for this exciting role, it is essential that you have the following:

  • Previous retail sales experience in a client-facing role.
  • Genuine desire to deliver first-class customer service and have a passion for product.
  • Strong analytical skills and numerate ability are essential.
  • A dedicated and capable retail sales professional who is passionate about selling and has shown they can deliver high
  • Ability to work well under pressure whilst prioritising workloads and meeting deadlines.
  • Self-motivated, shows initiative, confident and a strong team-player.

If you want to be part of this exciting time within the company, click APPLY NOW to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

About Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd:

Hickman Brothers' Landscapes Ltd was formed in 1990 - from a partnership established by Fred and Tom Hickman in 1978. Since then the company has grown from carrying out small landscaping contracts to our present capability of landscaping, fencing and environmental improvements for local authorities, contractors, developers, public bodies and private clients on projects located from Northern England to the South Coast.

Our nursery and offices are based in Fulbrook near Burford, Oxfordshire.

At Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd, we pride ourselves on our diverse workforce, and ensuring we have an inclusive environment for all our staff. We remain committed to ensuring our teams can bring their true selves to work without risk or fear of discrimination.

  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitization, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

  • TRANSPORT PLANNER AND SCHEDULER

    Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd currently require a Transport Planner & Scheduler, based at our Burford, Oxfordshire yard, who will be responsible for organizing the most effective routes for approximately 10 drivers using a varied fleet of delivery vehicles.

    The successful applicant will work closely with our contract and sales service teams to ensure deliveries are made to customers and internally on time and in the most cost effective and efficient way possible.

    We use a feature-rich scheduling system to pre plan our busy day to day delivery and collection schedules and the role of the scheduler is to plan, refine and manage every aspects of the transport schedules and drivers to maximize the number of successful deliveries as cost effectively as possible.

    Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

    or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: jon@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk

    TEL: 01993 822226

    or in writing to:

    Jon Gurr

    Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

    Fulbrook, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4BZ

    A day in the life of a Transport Planner and Scheduler at Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd will involve;

    • To plan and schedule successful routes for all Delivery Drivers, maximizing the number of deliveries scheduled per driver, and ensuring that our resources are fully utilized.
    • To communicate effectively on a daily basis with the yard contract and sales admin team, drivers and customers whilst working closely with them to respond to issues which arise each day.
    • Working alongside your Operations Centre Manager and Service Manager, you will ensure that backlogs are controlled and kept at minimum levels.
    • Excellent geographical knowledge of the UK in specific Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire.

    The ideal candidate for a Scheduler role at Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd will or must have:

    • Work experience gained as a vehicle planner is highly desirable.
    • Experience of using a vehicle routing system is highly desirable.
    • Strong analytical skills and numerate ability are essential.
    • Although being assertive, you will be very personable and possess strong communication skills.
    • A sound knowledge of UK Geography is essential.
    • Knowledge of delivery vehicles including large multi wheeled vehicles including Hiab and Skip lorry’s.
    • You will possess a can-do, will-do mind-set which will see the job done.

    In return for your commitment and expertise, you will get:

    • A salary based on experience (45 hour working week Monday to Friday)
    • No scheduled weekend working.
    • Ongoing career development opportunities
    • Pension
    • 28 days holiday entitlement inclusive of bank holidays.

    About Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd:

    Hickman Brothers' Landscapes Ltd was formed in 1990 - from a partnership established by Fred and Tom Hickman in 1978. Since then the company has grown from carrying out small landscaping contracts to our present capability of landscaping, fencing and environmental improvements for local authorities, contractors, developers, public bodies and private clients on projects located from Northern England to the South Coast.

    Our nursery and offices are based in Fulbrook near Burford, Oxfordshire.

    At Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd, we pride ourselves on our diverse workforce, and ensuring we have an inclusive environment for all our staff. We remain committed to ensuring our teams can bring their true selves to work without risk or fear of discrimination.

    Job Type:

    Full-time, Permanent

    Salary: on experience

    Schedule:
    • Monday to Friday
    • No weekends
    Experience:
    • IT : 1 year (Preferred)
    • Scheduling: 1 year (Preferred)
    • Office Administration: 1 year (Required)
    Work remotely:
    • No
    COVID-19 precaution(s):
    • Social distancing guidelines in place
    • Sanitization, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

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    YARD OPERATIVE

    Exciting New Job Opportunity!

    Are you a hardworking and driven individual with the ability to work well independently and in a team? 

    Do you have previous experience working in a yard environment?

    Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

    or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: jon@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk

    TEL: 01993 822226

    or in writing to:

    Jon Gurr

    Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

    Fulbrook, Burford, Oxfordshire, OX18 4BZ

    About the role:

    • The yard operative role is a busy and varied role.
    • We are looking for a yard operative for our yard based in Burford, Oxfordshire. 
    • You will work in the yard under the supervision of the yard manager.
    • Take responsibility for visual presentation and cleanliness of the yard and shop.
    • Keeping the yard area clean and tidy.
    • Ensure accurate and appropriate advice to ensure that our customers buy the best and relevant products to meet their needs.
    • Assisting the Shop and Retail team in picking, loading and fulfilling customer orders.
    • Receiving, unloading and storing goods in from supplier deliveries.

    About you:

    • Reliable and punctual.
    • Experience working in a yard environment (preferable).
    • Fork lift license (preferable).
    • Full driving license (trailer license preferable).
    • Flexible working.
    • A helpful and willing attitude.
    • Willingness to learn and work as a team.
    • Ability to work unsupervised.
    • Able to prioritize and self-manage tasks effectively.

    If you want to be part of this exciting time within the company, click APPLY NOW to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

    About Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd:

    Hickman Brothers' Landscapes Ltd was formed in 1990 - from a partnership established by Fred and Tom Hickman in 1978. Since then the company has grown from carrying out small landscaping contracts to our present capability of landscaping, fencing and environmental improvements for local authorities, contractors, developers, public bodies and private clients on projects located from Northern England to the South Coast.

    Our nursery and offices are based in Fulbrook near Burford, Oxfordshire.

    At Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd, we pride ourselves on our diverse workforce, and ensuring we have an inclusive environment for all our staff. We remain committed to ensuring our teams can bring their true selves to work without risk or fear of discrimination.

  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitization, disinfection or cleaning procedures in place

  • EXPERIENCED FENCER

    The successful applicant should be reliable, enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to carry out work to a very high standard 

    • Full Driving Licence required 
    • Company Vehicle Provided 
    • CSCS Card an advantage 
    • 45 Hours Per Week 
    • Wages ~ Negotiable

    Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

    or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: office@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk                                                                                                                                             Tel:  01993 822226

    or in writing to:

    Karen Dixon

    Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

    Fulbrook

    Burford

    Oxfordshire

    OX18 4BZ

    EXPERIENCED FENCING LABOURER

    The successful applicant should be reliable, enthusiastic, self - motivated and able to carry out work to a very high standard.

    • CSCS Card an advantage
    • Full Driving Licence required
    • 45 Hours per week
    • Wages ~ Negotiable

    Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

    or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: office@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk                                                                                                                                            TEL: 01993 822226

    or in writing to:

    Karen Dixon

    Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

    Fulbrook

    Burford

    Oxfordshire

    OX18 4BZ

               

    EXPERIENCED HARD LANDSCAPER

    The successful applicant should be reliable, enthusiastic, self-motivated and able to carry out work to a very high standard. 

    • Full Driving Licence required 
    • Company Vehicle Provided
    • 45 hrs per week
    • CSCS Card an advantage 
    • Wages ~ Negotiable


    Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

    or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to: office@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk                                                                                                                                             TEL: 01993 822226

    or in writing to:

    Karen Dixon

    Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

    Fulbrook

    Burford

    Oxfordshire

    OX18 4BZ

    EXPERIENCED HARD LANDSCAPING LABOURER

    The successful applicant should be reliable. enthusiastic, self- motivated and able to carry out work to a very high standard. 


    • 45 hrs per week
    • Wages ~ negotiable
    • Full driving licence required
    • CSCS Card an advantage

    Apply Now ONLINE or PRINT Application Form

    or alternatively please send your C.V. with a covering letter by email to:office@hickmanlandscapes.co.uk                                                                                                                                            TEL: 01993 822226

    or in writing to:

    Karen Dixon

    Hickman Brothers Landscapes Ltd

    Fulbrook

    Burford

    Oxfordshire

    OX18 4BZ