Design Manager

Recruiter
Sphere Solutions
Location
Cardiff
Salary
£45000 - £65000/annum + package
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We currently have a number of exciting opportunities in the Cardiff area for Design Managers.

The roles will involve providing Design Management support on both tenders and live projects to manage all aspects of the design process.

Key responsibilities will include:
- Provision of advice on relevant amendments to the Company Design and Build Procedure
- Interrogation of external design briefs and reporting on findings to the Bid Management Teams.
- Responsibility for identification and management of risk and opportunity.
- Co-ordination of the design process from bid through to live projects. This will include liaising and advising client design teams on traditional projects and management of the design teams on D&B projects.
- Production of Design Management Plans and ensuring requirements of the plan are achieved within the timeframe set by the tender and construction programmes.
- Represent the company in design meetings, chairing those meetings where appropriate.
- Interface between the client, design team and design portion contractors. -
- Ensure that the clients’ brief is communicated and understood by the designers and project team.
- Preparation of design appointments in conjunction with the project’s operational and commercial team.
- Assistance in the compilation of the Contractors Proposal documents.
- Execution of design audits of consultants and subcontractors

The successful candidate will:
- Promote high performance, commercial and quality standards across all projects
- Have effective and regular communication teams, clients and peers
- Provide effective leadership and management of direct reports to deliver
- Effective planning and organisation of programme and resources
- Have proactive and effective client relationship management

If you are interest in hearing more about any of these roles, please contact Chelsea on (Apply online only)