Electrical Project / Design Manager – To £85K

Human Capital Solutions
£69999 - £85000/annum Package
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are working with a large global property developer to find them a degree qualified Electrical bias Project / Design Manager to oversee a high-profile £2B mixed-use development in London.

This is a great opportunity for a Principal or Associate level Electrical Engineer to move into a dedicated client side role and be instrumental in the success of the one of the largest mixed-use developments currently under construction in London.

Reporting to the overall Development Director you will be responsible for minimising the risks, ensuring the programme and quality is maintained, managing the M&E design consultants and M&E contractors, monitoring their performance and advising the QS team on all commercial aspects relating to the electrical installations. This will involve;

* Reviewing and approving the MEP design consultants invoicing and Fee variations.
* Requesting proposal briefing documents and appointing the MEP design team.
* Ensuring processes and procedures are followed through the entire project, identifying and resolving risks, coordination issues or quality issues.
* Reviewing, commenting and approving all contractors proposed Value Engineering options
* Overseeing the installation and commissioning of all MEP plant and equipment.
* Maintaining good relationships with external consultants, contractors, trade associations, suppliers
* Leading by example and ensuring all parties remain focussed on delivering excellence.
* Responding to RFI's and managing the flow of information between key stakeholders.
* Carry out regular site meetings and attend design team meetings.
* Produce monthly reports summarising project progress, milestones and challenges.
* Ensuring all engineering information is in accordance with CDM, British, Health and Safety and CIBSE guidelines.


* Degree qualified in Building Services or Electrical Engineering.
* Minimum 10 years' experience in Building Services within a consultancy, D&B contractor or developer.
* Previous experience in seeing major projects (£100M) through from concept to construction.
* Thorough understanding of all aspects of Electrical Building Services and a good overview of mechanical, public health and sustainability.
* Good understanding of procurement methods, forms of contracts, commissioning and construction management.
* Excellent communications skills and the ability to establish rapport with senior stakeholders, architects, consultants and investors.
* Solid time management skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.


* 8% pension
* Private healthcare
* 4 x life assurance
* 25 days leave
* Free gym membership
* Discretionary annual bonus of 10% of base salary
* Good work life balance

Job Ref. 1499