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Design Manager - Construction

£50,000 to £60,000
Job Type
21 Sep 2022

Design Manager - Construction

Design Manager - a Top 10 building contractor is searching for a Design Manager to join their growing operations team. This is an excellent opportunity for a Design Manager to work on large-scale projects ranging from £5m to £50 million.

Our client is looking to add to their already successful Team with the addition of a dedicated Design Manager.

They are looking for someone who will lead by example, whilst working closely with our project teams to deliver Projects of the highest quality adhering to our strict 'right first-time' delivery model.

In this role, you will be responsible for managing the design of live projects and working closely with the pre-construction team to close out bids on our upcoming projects. Always supported by a senior design manager and a regional manager.

Why Apply:Our client is one of the UK's leading construction groups, they operate across the education, commercial, retail, defence, leisure, and high-rise accommodation sectors and offer the opportunity to work on some of the region's most prestigious projects.

Key Duties:- Be responsible for a design management team- Be responsible for developing relationships with strategic Clients, Design and specialist consultants- To deliver the correct design by mitigating the risks to ensure bid-winning solutions- Develop and compile the design proposals for inclusion within contractors' documentation- Select and assess the design team or if novated undertake appropriate checks- Manage the Design Team, design development, and design review process- Manage and monitor the performance of consultants to liaise with Statutory Bodies- Manage the design process to comply with the policies and procedures- Monitor design delivery against agreed deliverable dates, and intervene to resolve any issues- Be responsible for developing the design programme in conjunction with consultants

Key Benefits:- Leading Top Tier Building Contractor- Excellent training and development- Genuine progression opportunities

Salary & Package:- A basic salary of £50,000 - £60,000 + benefits- Car (EV or PHEV) or car allowance- Contributory pension- Private healthcare- Discretionary bonus- 28 days of holiday plus bank holidays- An enviable dedicated L&D function where personal development is actively encouraged- We will always consider flexible working hours and arrangements

The company is committed to equality, diversity, and inclusion and offers excellent training and healthy work/life balance.

For any further information on this Design Manager vacancy please apply with your CV attached or contact Tia Cooke at Saxton Recruitment.

Key Roles - Design Manager / Assistant Design Manager / Senior Design Manager

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  • Job Reference: 718007667-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Saxton Recruitment
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent