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Senior Design Manager

Senior Design Manager

  • Stafford

Senior Design Manager


75k-85k + 6k Car Allowance + Package

I am working with a Main Contractor looking for a Senior Design Manager with previous experience in building high value educational facilities. This is fantastic opportunity for a senior design manager to join an experienced team on a large scale 2000-unit mixed use regeneration scheme and help deliver a carbon-neutral economy by building energy efficient homes/schools. Then Senior design manager will manage the process of compiling and producing design information on contracts with an expected value of   £ 3m to £ 60m. This is a permanent, full-time role working Monday to Friday.

On offer is a competitive salary and benefits package.

Main Responsibilities/Duties Include:

  • Agree appointment and scope of service for Design Team
  • Review, comply and implement design management protocols
  • Clear communication of expectations for design deliverables with designers
  • Review compliance with Building regulations and other statutory regulations
  • Provide quality control over design outputs and production
  • Liaise with the Commercial Team for cost checking as design is developed
  • Liaise with the operational teams regarding buildability and logistics
  • Monitoring of design & resolution of technical queries
  • Review design deliverables and progress against design programme
  • Chairing design team meetings
  • Review compliance of design against Employer’s Requirements/ Specs/Contractors Proposals/Budget
  • Review, assist and develop design, procurement and construction programmes
  • Input into VE and design change
  • Monitor design changes and change control
  • Agree design changes with Client
  • Any other reasonable management request

Required Skills:

  • Able to programme design works
  • Knowledge of methodology and sequencing process in delivering a construction project including design and pre-construction activities
  • Understanding of design requirements for procurement and construction purposes
  • Ability to negotiate, influence and communicate effectively with all those who have a stake in the work
  • Understanding of contractual requirements of the contracts
  • Understanding of and driving CDM in the project
  • Ability to drive issues through to completion

If you are interested in this unique opportunity, please email your details to [email protected]

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£75000 - £85000 Per Annum 6k Car allowance + Pension, healthcare, bonus.
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