General Manager – Construction

  • This position has been filled.

The Benefits

  • 20 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • pension

Job Description

Are you currently working in the Construction industry as a Operations, Contracts, Quantity Surveyor or General Manager? Are you looking for an opportunity to join a family owned business and lead a small team, be the overall business manager and the ambassador for the company?

This successful business has grown over the last 4 decades to be known UK wide for their excellent reputation for quality construction, expertise and personal values across both modern and heritage build and maintenance. They are a leader in their field.

Based in the idyllic office in the New Forest, Hampshire this role is to support and learn from the owner. Ideally in time the successful candidate may have the option to be promoted to Board level enabling the owner to retire.

As General Manager you must be very organised and have experience of costing work and calculating the margins ensuring the value of each project to the business. You must be experienced in writing quotations that are detailed and well presented, scheduling in multiple pieces of work and maintaining contact with the client at all times.

Ideally you will have an HNC/BSC in Quantity Surveying/Construction along with hands on practical experience both onsite and commercially.

As GM you will offer proven leadership skills and be able to manage a small, friendly and productive team as well as offer a good knowledge of Health & Safety and Building regulations.

Experienced in Construction you need to have a good business head and over time be able to manage the entire business from end to end with the rewards available to the right person.

You will need to be intelligent, pushing things forward and be mindful of the bigger business picture at all times.

As GM you will need the ability to read plans, learn and absorb the information quickly and have excellent communication skills both internally with the team but also with the high value customers.

If you have a strong work ethic and are willing to focus on the success of the business the personal rewards are available for the right individual in this senior level opportunity.

Please do email your CV and apply for an initial conversation




Job TitleGeneral Manager – Construction


Position TypeFull Time

Working HoursMonday to Friday

Listing Date

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