Graduate Trainee Site Manager

The successful candidate will undergo full training and will work closely with the senior project team whilst having the Project Manager / project lead as a mentor. Responsibility will come early and with practical on-the-job learning, it is the ideal start to a successful and challenging career.

Locations: St Osyth, Essex

Salary: Minimum £23k

City & Country are a modern, forward thinking and award winning developer that undertake complex, challenging and exciting residential projects. Committed to excellence, we specialise in restoring and converting historical properties into unique dwellings of exceptional merit and character, and construct new homes alongside these schemes. 


We are looking for a confident, numerate and analytical team player with first-class communication skills, a 'can-do' attitude plus the drive and determination to succeed. Most importantly you will have a thirst for knowledge and a willingness to listen and learn from others. A strong ability in prioritising activities and managing a busy and demanding role is crucial for this position.

You must have, or expect to achieve, at least a 2:1 degree.

Specific tasks/responsibilities will include:

  • Monitoring and recording all onsite activities, being the key person responsible for all paperwork on site. 

  • Building a core knowledge of the Company’s standard forms and procedures.

  • Understanding and learning the mechanisms, processes and procedures of the business.

  • Understanding and learning the technology and management skills in providing the product.

  • To understand the interfaces and needs of, between various disciplines in the Company. 

  • Be able to develop to become a competent manager within the business. 

  • Be the Company’s onsite Ambassador. 

  • To assist in the management and organisation of all onsite activities and/or resources, including but not limited to labour, sub-contractors, materials and equipment. 

  • To motivate your ‘team’ to deliver the project to the agreed parameters, with a commitment to health and safety, presentation and all the stakeholders involved, i.e. colleagues, customers, professionals, suppliers and sub-contractors. 

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