Assistant Site Manager (Freelance)

£120 - £135 Per Hour

UK / South East

Construction, House Building & Development



Manny Forkuoh
020 7959 2368

Manny has 15 years house building recruitment experience, having placed both freelance and permanent staff within Residential Development and Main Contracting. Manny has an extensive network of contacts throughout the South East, and has successfully completed recruitment assignments within Produ


Job Description

REF: 13228
Posted: 10 January 2018
Closes: 31 January 2018

Assistant Site Manager (Freelance) – CSCS – SMSTS & First Aid (Essential) - CAT A - CAT B – Commercial – Fit Out – Refit - Commercial – Education - (Cambridge) – £135.62 (PAYE) to £165.00 a day (LTD) - ASM-13228-100118-MF

A specialist regional commercial fit out contractor has recently been awarded with several long -term commercial fit out schemes right in the heart of Cambridge with a prestigious main contractor client.

Our client is seeking to recruit an Assistant Site Manager who can provide additional support to the pre-installed Site Manager and help with ongoing developments on existing schemes and future schemes moving forward.

The chosen candidate will be either an up and coming construction professional with experience of working on one of two small to medium size projects, or an experienced construction professional who is looking to work for a relaxed but focused commercial fit out business.

For the right individual our client is willing to offer potential temporary to permanent opportunities as they have a strong order book for 2018/19.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring all aspects of health and safety on site.
  • Operating as a No.2 Assistant Site Manager, while reporting project updates to the established Site Manager.
  • Document control, site inductions and site maintenance duties.
  • Attending regular project update meetings with the Principal / Main Contractor and client.
  • Making sure the build programme is followed by all the subcontractors involved and stays on track at all times.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • All relevant tickets, CSCS, SMSTS & First Aid (Beneficial)
  • A proven track record of working on a couple of projects from inception to completion.
  • The ability to work on a long – term commercial, education, CAT A and CAT B projects, while being able to possess excellent client facing skills at all times.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to motivate site staff and subcontractors alike.
  • Sharp eye for detail and the ability to delegate works where necessary.

This freelance Site Manager position is paying a minimum day – rate between £135.32 [PAYE] and a maximum of £165.00 a day [LTD]

For more information on this position feel free to contact Manny Forkuoh for a confidential chat on 07966 827 435 or via email to

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