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Site Manager - Retail - Fit out

  • Location: Cheshire
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Site Manager
  • Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: CM001SMR_1583495204
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Job description

My client is a global business with a strong track record of delivering construction and engineering projects to the construction industry. The company carry out work across all sectors. With a projected turnover in their North West region of £65million this year with 80% already secure, they have ambitious growth plans and an opportunity has arisen for a Site Manager to join their retail team in the North West.

As Site Manager, you will report into the Project Manager and manage a site, covering the day to day activities of the site team to achieve successful completing in line with the company and client expectations. You will maintain and develop good working relationships with customers and other third parties in the best interests of the business.

Responsibilities include;

  • Oversee all site activities and monitor progress against the programme taking remedial action where appropriate whilst protecting the Company's contractual position at all times.
  • Ensure the effective close out of projects and that snagging commences as specified by the customer from initial site set-up to completion.
  • Monitor and inspect the quality of work to ensure high standards of quality are achieved and address any issues with the sub-contractors and trades.
  • Keep up to date and complete site records in line with Company and legislative requirements.
  • Identify potential issues which will affect successful project delivery and take necessary action to remedy the situation or escalate as appropriate.
  • Safeguard the Company's contractual position, ensuring contract terms are understood and adhered to.
  • Work closely with the Commercial team to monitor the financial status of the project, identify solutions to problems and improvements and organise activity to deliver these.
  • Safeguard the Company's financial position and report variations to the commercial team.
  • Manage prelim costs within budget.
  • Manage the performance of direct reports and sub-contract labour, ensuring they are working safely and efficiently.
  • To manage the communication of all necessary information.
  • Fulfil responsibilities within the Project Management System.
  • Ensure our HSQE standards, operating processes, company policies and all legislative requirements are understood, implemented and adhered to at all times.
  • Take corrective action on any breach of policy to ensure a safe site, free of accidents and incidents, at all times.
  • Responsible for the safety of the public, when working in a live environment.
  • Co-ordinate the activities of different sub-contractors to ensure work is carried out efficiently and oversee performance to ensure work is completed on schedule and to the right standard.

Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to demonstrate relevant experience on fast track fit out projects within the retail sector
  • Must be able to take full accountability for your role, actions, judgements and decisions
  • Must be organised and able to prioritise own work to deliver on time through managing time effectively
  • Able to delegate effectively
  • Must be able to use a range of communication skills and adapt these as necessary
  • Must be able to motivate a team to achieve common goal