Job Summary

The Site Manager’s role will involve assisting the project department in the day to day management of Home Afrika Ltd’s projects.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

Position Reports to           Chief Finance Officer


Duties and Responsibilities

The job holder’s duties and responsibilities are outlined as follows:

  1. Coordinate, monitor and inspect work of construction contractor for the project.
  2. Responsible for start-up, follow-up and closing meetings with client or tenant for schedule updates, direction and or changes on a regular basis throughout life of project.
  3. Act as liaison between the head office and the contractors on site.
  4. Conduct on site observation and spot checks on work progress.
  5. Ensure contract compliance by the contractor and report any deficiencies to the head office.
  6. Provide reports on all site matters.
  7. Maintain job site files, documents, reports and daily work logs; prepare periodic reports for the head office.
  8. Attend all site meetings with home owners, residents and contractors.
  9. Confers with and directs supervisory personnel and subcontractors engaged in planning and executing work procedures, interpreting specifications, and coordinating various phases of construction to prevent delays on projects.
  10. Inspects work in progress to ensure that workmanship conforms to specifications and the adherence to construction schedules.
  11. Overseeing the work of contractors and ensuring quality and timeliness of their works.
  12. Scheduling work and allocating resources, quality control and completion according to the schedule
  13. Project scoping and costing, progress reporting and end of project reviews.
  14. People skills; to develop and evolve good client, supplier and staff relationships
  15. Performs general construction management duties, as assigned.
  16. Any other duties as may be assigned by the Supervisor.



Job Specifications

The job holder must possess:

  1. A University Degree in Project Management or related built environment field (i.e. construction management, Architecture, Building Economics or Civil Engineering).
  2. One-year solid field construction experience required; civil or commercial or residential field experience acceptable.
  3. Ability to effectively communicate with tenants, architects, field personnel, and the diverse project teams.
  4. Must possess excellent time management skills and project organization skills.
  5. Must possess excellent communication skills.
  6. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and work on multiple projects at one time. 
  7. Ability to think both strategically and operationally and manage and meet project deadlines and budgets. 
  8. Strong technical competency with extensive knowledge in project management. 

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