Site Manager, Residential Developer, Oxford, Oxfordshire

Site Manager                    

Residential Developer

£55,000 + car allowance

Oxford, Oxfordshire


About the company:

Our client is one of the largest residential developers in the UK, building new homes and communities across England, Scotland and Wales.


Their vision is to become the UK’s leading residential developer for creating value and delivering quality. They build over 10,000 homes each year, from one-bedroom apartments to six-bedroom houses all across the country. They are passionate about the house building industry and about their customers. They pride themselves in having a diverse work force with an opportunity to grow a career in a variety of environments.


They are a company who develop their staff in the skills and areas they are most interested in, so if you are looking to join a thriving company going through an exciting period then please get in touch.


About the role:

We are looking for a proficient Site Manager who will oversee all of the construction operations on site. The Site Manager is responsible for making sure that construction is completed within agreed timelines, cost parameters, safely and to their customers’ satisfaction.

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong project management skills with detailed building and construction experience. Furthermore you will have the ability to manage people and create a strong team spirit on site.

The Role:

  • Assist the Production Director to ensure the site programme meets budget and commercial objectives.
  • Develop a build specific programme for residential housing sites
  • Complete weekly management reports detailing progress against planned milestones
  • Assist in the production of the pre start health and safety plan and update and develop as the site progresses
  • Liaise with the materials controller on a daily basis to ensure material deliveries are in accordance with the build programme
  • Work with the Sales Executives, buying department and sub-contractors regarding the supply and installation of customer choices.
  • Plan and arrange visits by the National House Builders Council to carry out stage inspections.


About the benefits and rewards:

  • Up to £55,000 basic salary
  • Package and benefits (car, pension, healthcare)


About the requirements:

  • A proactive, self-motivated and consciousness individual with a stable career history
  • A perceptive individual who, through a natural diplomacy, can influence people in a changing environment.
  • A clear thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organized and can operate independently under a broad direction.
  • A team builder who can develop and maintain good relationships and gain the confidence of other professionals both within the Company and outside.
  • A broad thinker who can take a global view and has an inherent ability to ‘get the job done’.
  • Residential experience either with a Main Contractor or Residential Developer
  • Degree Qualification or equivalent
  • Enthusiastic
  • Focused
  • You will have knowledge of health, safety and environmental legislation
  • Desirable – NVQ Residential Construction Site Management  L6
  • Ability to plan and make decisions with a customer focus and business awareness.
  • You will be passionate about managing people
  • Ability to manage and track costs
  • A trade background is desirable but not essential
  • CSCS card – Site Management.
  • First Aid qualified.


About the Recruitment Consultant responsible for the Vacancy:

My clients include Main Contractors and Residential Developers from large PLC companies to small family owned businesses with clients who work on anything from Mixed Use Regeneration Schemes; High Rise, High Spec Residential Schemes; District Regeneration Schemes; New Build Social Housing schemes and one off detached high specification houses so you could say-something for everyone!


What if this opportunity isn’t what you are looking for?

If the above opportunity isn’t quite what you are looking for then please do still get in touch. I am inundated with various opportunities so perhaps I have something for you which I have not yet advertised!


If you’re interested in finding out more, please apply to or call 01923 750095

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