Site Manager - Brentford

Posted 04 September 2023
Salary£280 - £320 per day
Job type Temporary
Contact NameTess Amigoni

Job description

deverellsmith have been instructed to find an experienced Site Manager to oversea a large scale development in Brentford. This is an ongoing freelance position.

This is a chance to join a reputable and dynamic developer with a passion for place making and creating exceptional residential spaces. Their commitment to a quality product, attention to detail, and customer satisfaction sets them apart in the industry.

As the Site Manager, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the successful execution of the project, from 1st fix through to completion. Your expertise in construction management and your ability to lead and motivate your team and contractors will be essential to delivering a high-quality development on time and within budget.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead day-to-day on-site operations, supervising and coordinating all construction activities to meet project milestones and deadlines.
  • Maintain a strong focus on health and safety, ensuring that all works are carried out in compliance with industry regulations and company standards.
  • Collaborate with subcontractors, suppliers, and other stakeholders to foster positive working relationships and drive project progress.
  • Monitor construction progress, reviewing schedules, and implementing effective strategies to keep the project on track.
  • Conduct regular inspections to ensure compliance with quality standards and promptly address any issues or concerns that may arise.
  • Manage project budgets, reviewing cost reports, and identifying opportunities for cost optimization without compromising on quality.
  • Provide regular updates and reports to the project management team, keeping them informed of project status, challenges, and achievements.
  • Work closely with the design and planning teams to ensure the project adheres to specifications and contractual requirements.
  • Proactively identify and resolve potential obstacles, demonstrating problem-solving skills to maintain project momentum.
  • Cultivate a positive and collaborative on-site culture, promoting teamwork, accountability, and a commitment to excellence among site personnel.


  • Proven experience as a Site Manager or similar role in small-scale or large residential development projects.
  • Strong knowledge of construction processes, building regulations, and health and safety standards.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, capable of effectively managing on-site teams and liaising with various stakeholders.
  • Organisational proficiency, with the ability to prioritise tasks and manage multiple aspects of the project simultaneously.
  • A results-driven attitude with a dedication to delivering projects with the highest standards of quality and attention to detail.
  • Relevant qualifications in construction management or a related field will be advantageous.

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