Freelance Site Manager - Hertfordshire

Posted 20 July 2023
Salary£250 - £280 per day
Job type Temporary
Contact NameTess Amigoni

Job description

Are you an enthusiastic and dedicated Site Manager with a strong passion to creating top-notch homes? Do you desire to join a thriving and dynamic SME house-builder, operating in Hertfordshire?

deverellsmith are working with an ambitious and rapidly expanding SME house-building firm, specialising in building eco-friendly, and modern homes throughout Hertfordshire and North London.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversea daily on-site activities, ensuring projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest standards of quality.
  • Manage and coordinate subcontractors, suppliers, and site staff, fostering a collaborative and efficient working environment.
  • Implement and enforce health and safety standards, promoting a safety-first culture on-site.
  • Develop and maintain project schedules, monitor progress, and proactively address any potential delays or issues.
  • Conduct regular inspections to ensure quality control and adherence to project requirements.
  • Communicate effectively with the project management team, providing regular updates and addressing any challenges.
  • Monitor and control project costs to ensure they align with budgetary constraints.
  • Build strong relationships with clients, architects, engineers, and local authorities to ensure smooth project progression.


  • Proven experience as Site Manager for a housebuilder
  • Strong knowledge of residential construction processes and building regulations.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to motivate and manage a diverse team.
  • Solid understanding of health and safety regulations and the ability to enforce them on-site.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills and the ability to make decisions under pressure.
  • Proficient in project management software and Microsoft Office suite.
  • Relevant qualifications in construction management