​What is a Sub Agent?

A Sub Agent is responsible for the management or assisting the Site Agent or Project Manager on Construction projects and schemes, in order to achieve required project delivery to the objectives, while maintaining standards of health and safety, quality, environmental impact and cost control.

What are the typical duties and activities for a Sub Agent?

From employer to employer the job description of a Sub Agent will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Maintain commercial performance of the contract

  • Be responsible for the successful delivery of projects

  • Produce and manage the project programme and supervise the delivery of it

  • Comply with Company procedures and legal obligations at all times, promoting best practice

  • Maximise project value and maintain commercial tension to drive out cost

  • Deal with any actual or potential problems with resources promptly

How can we help with your Sub Agent job search?

For over 15 years we have specialised in securing contract and permanent opportunities for Sub Agents across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

Working globally with the largest contractors, consultancies, along with many infrastructure owners and operators, we are ideally positioned to work with talented Sub Agents and secure the market's leading Sub Agent opportunities.

With a reputation for being experts in the sectors that we operate, we are also renowned for consistently delivering the right opportunities to our candidates, working proactively in order to give our candidates the edge in a competitive marketplace.

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​Sheffield is a city in South Yorkshire. The name derives from the River Sheaf which runs through the city and is known as a historic part of Yorkshire. Sheffield had a reported population of 500,000 in 2019, which made it the 3rd most populous district in England. The 21st century has seen extensive redevelopment in Sheffield.

Sheffield’s economy has experienced steady growth averaging around 5% annually, greater than that of the broader region of Yorkshire and the Humber. Sheffield has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:

New hotel at Sheffield Velocity Tower

This seven-storey scheme will see a 126-bed Ibis Budget hotel delivered, along with ancillary accommodation and a restaurant at ground level floor, the Construction Enquirer reports. The site will form part of the larger Velocity Tower development, a completed 22-storey landmark residential apartment building.

New Era Square

New Era Square, at the corner of St. Mary’s Gate and Bramall Lane, is a residential and leisure development costing in the region of £66m. This large development is the creation of Jerry Cheung, a UK-Chinese businessman, local property developer, restaurant owner, and chair of the Sheffield Chinese Community Centre.

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