Design Coordinator

Recruiter
Footprint Recruitment
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Coordinator

£35 - £40k + car allowance + full package

North West /Manchester

Permanent

Who you'll be working for:

My clients are a well-established main contractor who pride themselves on investing heavily in staff training & development, winning reputable awards and maintaining long standing relationships with their clients. Working in high and low rise residential, education and health markets for mainly key clients.

Some of your responsibilities:
• Give design information to the production team allowing for projects to be completed
• Maintain great relationships with consultants, clients, sub-contractors and suppliers
• Research and give suggestions on different types of design processes
• Assist in the preparation of Design & Build submission by liaising with the estimating team
• Be professional and be a representative of the company
• Work in conjunction with other departments: Buying, Commercial, Production & Estimating
• Establish the most cost effective solution through value engineering
• Negotiate fees and appoint all design consultants
You must have:
• Knowledge of working at D&B Coordinator / Assistant Design Manager level on residential developments.
• Architecture / Construction Degree or equivalent
• An understanding of Planning Legislation, Design & Management Guidelines
• Good level of IT; AutoCAD, Outlook, Excel & Word
• Good level of communication skills
• Skill to solve design issues proficiently