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Design Manager

  • Location: City of London, London
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Design Manager
  • Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DM001_1522337169
Job description

My client turnover in excess of £700million and now require 2 Design Managers of various levels to work out of one of their head offices based in Central London.

The Design Managers will work within a successful business unit turning over £200million and report straight the Pre-Construction Director, who then feeds in a Managing Director.

Various duties include:

Lead the development and implementation of design proposals, ensuring they meet customer requirements, including budget constraints, presenting proposals for approval to the customer

Manage and ensure effective briefing of the design team. This includes the management of any 3rd parties or novated design teams to ensure that they meet all customer specifications and where necessary

Provide advice and guidance on the "buildability" of the design proposals to the design and construction teams on all packages

Liaise with all statutory bodies/authorities as required

Lead the development and management of the design deliverables programme

Ensure there is a clear schedule of design deliverables

Lead gate reviews activities to ensure that they are timely and appropriate sign off is achieved at each project gate and to include appropriate communication to Bid Managers and other Design/Work Winning team members as required

Lead the co-ordination and production of design data, bid deliverables, reports and documentation essential to the project and contractual requirements and report progress against the design deliverables programme

Consider the application of Lean construction techniques in order to save money, reduce waste and optimise construction

Depending on experience, my client will look for pay £75k to £85k plus generous package on top.

If you're interested in this opportunity, please send your CV or call me on 0203 800 0064