Site Manager – Retail

  • Full Time
  • London

Job Title: Site Manager – Retail

Projects: London & Nationwide

Salary: depending on experience

Contract: Self-employed or Permanent

Our client is a contractor for the construction of commercial premises  with operational offices in Italy, UK and France. They offer contract solutions towards the achievement of shops, showrooms, exhibition halls, offices and premises used for commercial and residential purposes. With a team made of high-quality draftsman, architects, and 3D graphic designers, our client also provides fit-out services as well as ongoing maintenance contracts.

Job Purpose

To manage a site or section, covering the day to day activities of the site team, to achieve successful completion in line with Company and Customer expectations.

To develop and maintain good working relationships with customers and other third parties in the best interests of the business.

Role/project information:

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Ensure our HSQE standards, operating processes, company policies and all legislative requirements are understood, implemented and adhered to at all times.
  • 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:

  • CSCS card preferable
  • Experience in the retail / commercial industry is a must
  • Fit out project experience


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