Senior Designer - Fit-out Contractor - West End
We have an opportunity for an Senior Designer, with talent and a passion for design, to join a creative Corporate Office Fit Out contractor.Established for almost ten years and based in the heart of London's West End. The business turnovers around £4m annually and is set to double this figure this year. The company specialise in the delivery of creative designs / fit-outs, ranging in value from £50k-£1/2m with 95% of their workload in London. Our Client pride themselves on offering a supportive and enriching working environment - with a supportive Director and Leadership team. You will be working in a friendly and relaxed environment - and interesting and creative designs will be the main focus of this role.Responsibilities
- To compile a realistic design programme and information required schedule with the project team, agreed by all parties to satisfy design, procurement and construction requirements;Ensure that all designs on each project have been reviewed, with respect to mitigating Health and Safety issues, prior to construction - and ensure that hazards are noted on all drawings at each stage of their production;Maintain close relationships with customers and principal design team members;To review 'fee proposals' and their scope of work with the commercial team;Assisting the Project Team with reporting, in line with Client and Company requirements - along with consideration of environmental targets set out within company objectives;Ensure that the company stakeholders and client stakeholders are kept updated with all progression;Support junior members of the design team and work closely with the Pre- Construction Manager to complete deadlines and quotas.
- Highly motivated, innovative, customer focused;Proven experience within the Construction industry - with a technical background;Exemplary verbal and written communication skills;Excellent communicator, particularly when in 'client facing' situations;High attention to detail with an excellent editing and proofing ability;Excellent business acumen with in-depth commercial awareness within the Construction industry;Deadline driven with effective time management skills;Proven Bid Team involvement;Can demonstrate proven experience within the Commercial Fit Out / Refurbishment sectors;Expertise with CAD.