Design Manager - Manchester

Recruiter
ANDERS ELITE
Location
Manchester
Salary
£48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Package
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Manager
Manchester

DESIGN MANAGER - MANCHESTER CITY CENTRE BASED

Great opportunity for a Design Manager to join one of the region's leading main contractors. They have just been awarded a number of projects exceeding £100 million with an extremely strong order book. You must have some form of a construction background and exposure of being a Design Manager.

Salary on offer - £48,000 - £58,000 + Package

My client are looking to further strengthen their design team with the addition of a Design Manager who will report to the Design & Planning Manager and Project Director. The successful candidate will be working on the delivery of a number of schemes throughout the North West on Educational, Healthcare, Hotel and Residential schemes. The role involves assisting and managing the design & planning processes and design and construction stages.

Role requirements:

* Co-ordinate the design and planning from pre-construction to project delivery·
* Review and establish build-ability
* Research any value engineering options
* Analyse risks and opportunities
* Ensure construction is compliant with standards
* Ensure target costs are achieved
* Review of designs and cost planning
* Managing & monitoring of design & planning development
* Establishing the most effective & efficient programme of delivery
* Interrogation & integration of supply chain enquiries to establish base costs
* Building method review & operational staff interaction in respect of bid costs
* Distribution of design & information
* Establishing critical information in respect of procurement & supply chain
* Lead on potential value engineering & design change that positively impact on deliverables.
* Developing a series of in house robust PRS details

Experience:

* Main contracting or developer experience is essential.·
* Site based background is a requirement.·
* Commercial experience and knowledge is a requirement·
* D&B experience is a requirement.·
* High end contracts experience, £10 -£30m is a requirement·
* High rise construction city centre experience would be a benefit·
* Hotel, Residential, Care home experience would be a benefit·
* Architectural or Building Surveyor background is a requirement.·
* Understanding of BIM would be a benefit.

If you are an experienced Design Manager looking to join a growing company please email me on

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