Design Coordinator / Manager - Main Contractor

Cityscape Recruitment Ltd
From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Coordinator / Manager - Main Contractor

£35,000 - £55,000 + benefits

South West (Bristol based)

About the Company: This Company is one of the leading commercial construction businesses operating at the forefront of UK industry best practice. With annual revenues of over £1bn this company is working with public and private sector organizations across the country ranging from large-scale framework agreements to specialist projects. They have proven to be one of the more successful main contractors throughout a difficult economic downturn showing stable finances and a healthy order book throughout the business. The organization is in the process of increasing their exposure throughout the area covering the South of England between London and the South West towards Devon and Cornwall with Bristol being a major focal point. They are in the process of generating new clients in this area in addition to purchasing land for the residential sector of business. The company boasts an impressive portfolio of projects throughout the UK and offers a friendly yet professional working environment. They cover numerous sectors of industry including healthcare, education, private residential, commercial, specialist projects, industrial, retail, hotels and a number of other areas with projects ranging from £5m to £60/70m

About the Role: Our client are currently looking for 2 design managers to work on numerous commercial, education and healthcare projects throughout the South West region. The candidate will assist with/manage the design process in order to develop a design compliant with all contract requirements and in the most cost effective way (no over design). All information will be fully coordinated in order to deliver the project on time, within budget and to meet the client requirements. The role and projects will be allocated geographically, working around the successful candidate’s location.

About the benefits / rewards: The salary will be dependent on level of exposure to industry and experience on related projects. The company offers excellent opportunities and offers a basic salary around £35,000 - £55,000. The package will also include various benefits relating to travel and healthcare.

Requirements: Candidates must have a strong Knowledge of the design process, at commercial design stage within a Main Contractor, and show a Good all round technical knowledge. 
The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, with the ability to manage consultant’s scope and budgets. Proven experience of managing design on numerous large Residential projects is a must, with a working knowledge of the UK Building Regulations. The perfect candidate will mixed project experience, having worked on either Commercial, education or Healthcare projects. They will have a working knowledge of single and 2 stage tendering, design, engineering or construction qualification.

Please contact: Alex or call 01923 750095