Project Site Office Manager

A Leading Developer and Construction Management Company in Kuwait


Ref: OP719-22

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

The Project Site Office Manager will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of a site office and workers camp which support the construction of a large infrastructure project.

The Project Site Office Manager is primarily responsible to ensure that the site office and camp teams are supported to function effectively and efficiently and that budgets and work priorities are clear and followed.

The Project Site Office Manager will report directly to the Project Director

Key Responsibilities
• Being a central point for office and camp administration matters
• Ensuring that company policies are understood and complied with
• Managing budgets and procurement for office and camp general maintenance and consumables
• Assisting senior management with the development and implementation of policies and procedures.
• Managing resource levels and understanding team dynamics to optimise outcomes
• Coordinating leave so work objectives can still be met
• Fostering a culture of efficiency and continual improvement
• Overseeing site office administrative responsibilities including, but not limited to:
• Supporting office staff in their day-to-day activities through ensuring the various teams are well resourced, are adequately skilled and/or trained, are multi-skilled and are performing their duties in an efficient manner
• Undertaking audits to ensure that correct procedures are adopted across the organisation (including satellite offices)
• Maintaining office security controls and building access
• Managing archiving and general office storage
• Overseeing the site camp administrative responsibilities through supporting the Camp Boss in:
• Ensuring that the office and camp premises are safe, well maintained and well presented
• Overseeing performance and function of catering/laundry/maintenance
• Performing condition surveys of facilities and identifying areas of improvement and/or rectification – e.g. kitchen & catering, general safety and hygiene, roads and walkways, site security, accommodation, pest control, water supply, waste management and general housekeeping
• Developing maintenance plans, getting budgets approved and monitoring/ tracking the execution of the works
• Allocating accommodation
• Safety and disciplinary issues
• Reviewing and approving caterer’s menus


• Minimum of 8 years’ experience in an Office / Site Manager or Site Coordinator role managing large scale camps with multiple nationalities
• Excellent organisation and attention to detail skills
• Confident communicator and ability to build rapport at all levels
• Positive working attitude and desire to work independently and as part of a team
• Proficient user of MS Suite
• Focus on quality, discretion and confidentiality
• English Language skills (written & verbal) are essential, Hindi and Arabic skills would be a distinct advantage
• A history of working abroad with large multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary teams is preferred

About the Company

A market leader in delivering high quality urban infrastructure in Kuwait.

Get personalised updates on latest vacancies
Candidates who applied for this job also applied for:
Construction Lead Easy Apply
NSR Associates
Saudi Arabia 11 Sep
Project Manager Easy Apply
Sommerman Skinner Associates (SSA Limited)
Riyadh 25 Sep
Project Manager Easy Apply
Compass Project Consulting
Dubai 1 Sep
Job Alerts by Email
  • Personalised updates on latest career opportunities
  • Insights on hiring and employment activity in your industry
  • Typically sent twice a month
PRO salaries in Kuwait

Average monthly compensation
KWD 750

Breakdown available for industries, cities and years of experience