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Assistant Design Manager

  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Design Coordinator
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car/allowance + Pension + Health + Bonus
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: ADMtdb_1520592051
Job description

Position Assistant Design Manager

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 + Car/Car Allowance + Package / Bonus

Region: Warwickshire

Industry: Construction

My client is seeking a site based Assistant Design Manager to work on a £50m scheme near Warwick. The organisation is a National Main Building contractor who has a reputation in delivering high quality schemes ranging from £5M to £50M.

The company carry out work across all sectors; however their reputation is strong in the sectors of Commercial, Student Accommodation, Retail and Education.

  • Responsible for all incoming and outgoing correspondence relating to both the design and structure of the project i.e. Drawing Transmittals, IRS' (Information Request Schedules)
  • Management of the 4Projects System - ensuring that all information is up to date
  • Distribution of such drawings to subcontractors on a daily basis
  • General Office duties including: E-mail, Scanning, Answering telephone, Greeting site visitors, Keeping all folders up to date and handling Post.
  • Making sure the site ran smoothly from an administrative perspective
  • Production of meeting minutes/reports
  • Updating site charts and information
  • Proven design coordinating skills
  • Coordination of design teams including architects, engineers, sub-contractors and other consultants
  • Identifying risks and opportunities during the early stages of projects to maximise quality and value
  • Building close relationships with local authorities and Statutory Services
  • Assistance with chairing design team meetings and managing progress including issuing minutes
  • Control design processes
  • Commercial awareness and control on site
  • Experience of working with BIM or understanding of the software would be an advantage, but not a prerequisite for the position
  • Awareness of programme constraints and driving works to meet targets

For more information about this opportunity, please contact Thomas Bill