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Design Manager

  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Design Manager
  • Salary: £300 - £400 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: TG-200519-04_1600267832
Job description

My client, a market leading main contractor specialising in commercial, industrial & retail projects, currently has a requirement for an experienced Design Manager to join their team. This individual will be required to manage the design of upcoming developments across the UK, up to £100m in valuation working on a contract basis.

The Design Manager will have experience within design of steel frame structures plus at least 10 years' experience working for a main contractor. Proven experience managing projects of £50m+ will be beneficial.

The position will be based in South West however, the individual may be required to work in various offices & sites across the UK, such is the nature of the role.

Duties of the Design Manager will include:

  • Provide primary design oversight across multiple projects, including co-ordination with Construction and Project Management Team/Managers, to facilitate the timely completion of design information to meet internal and external design programme targets.
  • Liaise with the Commercial and Construction departments regarding the selection and assessment of Subcontractors to ensure they are competent, qualified and capable of providing the design input required for the project.
  • Manage allocated resources within projects and produce project design programmes to assist in project resource planning across the department.
  • Ensure Design Risk Assessments are created and appropriately maintained for each project in a timely manner to satisfy requirements.
  • Contribute to the development of new product standards.

If you're interested in the role of Design Manager, please apply below.