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General Manager - Residential Home Builder

General Manager - Residential Home Builder

Job Title: General Manager - Residential Home Builder
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canberra
Industry: Construction
Reference: AMA15042022
Contact Name: Anca Marinescu
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 26, 2022

Job Description

This residential home building company is looking for a General Manager to run 20 internal staff on up to 120 new homes a year. The company is an established and award-winning Builder of over ten years in the Canberra market. They have Databuild and Companion systems set up, along with all other internal platforms for the business to run. 

  • Monitoring training and performance progress of team members and leadership teams 
  • Manage pipeline forecasting, reporting and strategic plan 
  • Review land releases and oversee stock for house/land packages, and attend sales meetings to acquire new land
  • Be aware of legislative changes and ensure company teams are updated 
  • Update company structure and staffing requirements, and make sure all teams meet KPIs
  • Maintain supplier relationships 
  • Maintain WHS system and ensure procedures are being followed 
  • Develop, foster and network with industry stakeholders to create new business opportunities
  • Manage project margins and oversee efficiency 
  • Review of client feedback forms and implement improvements

  • Set up and well-organised building company with good reputation in the market 
  • Good internal culture and good support from the Directors
  • Good level of autonomy as Directors are often out of state
  • Manager already in place in each department: sales, designs, pre-construction, construction and estimating 
  • Monday to Friday 
  • Good office culture and team who work well together 
  • Good salary and benefits on offer for the successful candidate 

Experience required: 
  • 5 years in the construction industry in an upper management role 
  • Experience and background from within the volume housing industry in NSW
  • Qualification or trade background in construction
Please apply or email your CV to Anca Marinescu at or call 02 9376 8200 for more information