Design Manager

5 days left

60000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP60000 - GBP70000/annum car or car allowance
21 Oct 2019
18 Nov 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Design Manager

GBP70k + Package


The Company

A regional main contractor, are looking to appoint a Design Manager to work in the modern Warwick office. Their success has led to a sharp increase in Turnover which currently stands at circa GBP130m. The role lies with the Major Build division of the business which takes on projects up to GBP15m and contributes GBP80m to the group turnover. They have made an excellent reputation for themselves in the automotive industry and have used this reputation to branch out into other market sectors including: Industrial, Retail & Commercial. They are an entirely relationship driven business and pride themselves on the fact that over 75% of their workload is negotiated with existing clients that they have built relationships with over the past 15 years.

The company have recently secured numerous contracts, and therefore require a talented Design manager who can lead the design process for the civil engineering side of the projects.

The Design Manager Role

The client is looking for an enthusiastic Design Manager who has experience in civil engineering with a good understanding of drainage and ground works.

The role will involve:

Managing the design process using his/her contractual awareness and technical expertise.
Supporting, understanding and advising the client as to the requirements and their obligations in the development of the design.
Acting as a focal point for all design related issues on projects from pre-construction through to completion.
Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales.
Striving to eliminate health and safety risks during construction.
Ensuring the design process recognises current legislation, standards and codes of practice where appropriate
Liaise with design consultants, statutory bodies, subcontractors and client teamThe Ideal Design Manager

The Ideal candidate will possess the following:

Contractor experience in civil engineering understanding drainage and groundworks packages
Ability to communicate with a range of people at all level, both verbally and in writing
Ability to plan, organise and manage all aspects of the design
Analytical problem solver
Ability to make reasoned and informed judgements and decisionsThis is a great opportunity for someone who wants to broaden the horizons to move from a civil engineering contractor to build construction.


Up to GBP70,000
25 days' holidayTO APPLY:

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