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Site Manager – Main Contractor

  • £50,000 - £55,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

The Client:

Our client is a main building contractor who undertakes new build, refurbishment and design and build contracts priding itself on its client focus. They have an excellent reputation, in part, through the innovative hands-on approach of the company’s directors.  In addition to this they continually invest in people development to ensure they have the best staff. They undertake work for a wide range of public sector and commercial clients. Recent projects include a residential extension and basement in North London (£2.5m), 3 x new build townhouses in Hertfordshire and multiple school refurbishments throughout north London suburbs.

The Role

Our client is looking for an independent Site Manager, that can work fully autonomously as site lead, reporting into a Senior Management. You will be responsible for a new build, concrete frame development of five flats, a pub and commercial space. You will be expected to take this out of the ground all the way through to finishes. Therefore, the Site Manager must be used to running projects from start to end.

You will be expected to undertake all duties from directing sub-contractors, trades, site administration and planning, client interaction, material management, progress reporting. Beyond this the client is looking for a Manager that wants to develop, takes pride in their work and has the ability to foresee issues and make decisions.

Beyond the initial project you will be responsible for new build and refurbishment projects between £1m and £5m within the private, commercial and local authority sectors.

Salary/ Benefits

Salary will be in the region of £50,000 – £55,000


Suitable candidates will have a background in Site Management, or alternatively be in the early stages of their career in site management and seeking an opportunity to receive training and guidance to benefit a more structures approach to their career. You will be experienced in management of new build and refurbishment projects in excess of £1m up to £5m ideally with private and public sectors works. SMSTS, First Aid & CSCS required.