Senior Design Manager

Edge Careers
£70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension and Healthcare
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Design Manager - Reading

My client is an established privately owned main contractor who predominantly work within the Education, Commercial, MOD, Distribution and Retail sectors. They execute a variety of projects including: New Build, New Build Extension and Refurbishment.

With my client's recent success of securing a number of large value, complex schemes, they are keen to further enhance their current Design Team with the addition of an experienced Senior Design Manager.

You will occasionally man manage a Co-ordinator but ultimately you will operate autonomously beit within pre-construction or on site.

* Experience in working for a top 20 contractor would be beneficial.
* Architectural or Operational backgrounds will be considered.

They currently enjoy a turnover of c£280 million and manage projects ranging in value from £2million up to £40 million with a select client base secured on a competitive and negotiated basis.

Senior Design Manager

You will closely with a Head of Design Manager (dependant on project value) and work alongside a site based Project Manager when involved with a live scheme.

Initially, the role will be Pre-Construction biased working closely with the Head of Design. You will then be responsible for taking the project to site and ultimately deliver the project.

Key responsibilities will include:

* Previous experience as a Design Manager
* Managing the day-to-day design process on the project
* Ensuring that the works are constructed in accordance with the Clients and Developers requirements
* Maintain and update project reporting.
* The ability to communicate effectively across all levels.
* Working day to day along the commercial team
* A strong work ethic allowing you to deliver upon your deadlines.

The ideal candidate will:

* Have strong communication skills
* Be systems orientated
* Have experience of large value Sub-contract packages
* Have an understanding of M&E
* Have exposure of Groundworks packages

If you would like to be considered for this role, please click apply. For further information, please contact Hardev Singh at Edge Careers.