Design Manager

55000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP55000 - GBP65000/annum Competitive package
12 Mar 2019
09 Apr 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
A top tier, fast moving, dynamic and forward-looking Design & Build Contractor based in Shropshire with a portfolio of new build Residential Developments, Hotels and Student Accommodation including some of the country's leading industry brands are seeking both Design Managers and Design Coordinators to supplement their existing teams.

As a Design Manager you will be responsible for managing our consultant design teams from concept to completion. You will oversee the day-to-day delivery of project related design requirements, procurement, construction and installation and statutory consents.

As a design Coordinator, you would support your projects and line managers throughout the development and delivery stages of your projects.

In both roles you would work closely with the Senior management and development teams across all aspects of the project delivery (Design, Procurement & Implementation).

To be considered for the role of Design Manager you will need to have a balanced portfolio of projects and a strong experience in major new-build projects. You will also have worked for a leading contractor in one of the clients' core competencies.

The successful Design Manager will have:

* A minimum of 7 years' experience.

* Proven experience as a Design Manager in construction, working for a Design & Build Contractor or Developer.

* Have excellent Client facing skills.

* Experience of project delivery up to GBP20 million.

* Have experience of managing multi-disciplinary teams.

* Be fully familiar with current building codes and statutory approvals/consents.

* Experience of various forms of construction technologies.

* Be a self-starter and be able to work as part of a team, and or independently.

The successful Design Coordinator will have:

* A minimum of 3/5 years' experience.

* Must come from a main contractor or developer background.

* Previous employment as a Design Co-ordinator or D&B Coordinator. Architecture or Design Engineering backgrounds also considered.

* Experience working on construction projects within the core business sectors of new build Residential Developments, Hotels and Student Accommodation.

* Experience working on Metsec & steel work packages will be advantageous.

* High level of communication skills.??? Be a self-starter and be able to work as part of a team, and or independently.???

In return the client can offer a competitive salary depending on experience along with a car or car allowance and an excellent benefit package