Design Manager - Construction

Bromak Ltd
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Manager - Construction
Manchester, North West
Salary and package: up to £50,000 basic, Car or Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
A Design Manager is required for a national contractor, part of a wider group, to manage a variety of projects within the education, healthcare, retail, leisure and residential. With a history of working on prestigious flagship developments throughout the UK, the offer full building and infrastructure works.
Key responsibilities of the Design Manager
" The management of the design on a specific bid or project.
" Manage the design process to comply with the policies and procedures contained within the IMS governance systems
" Identify design requirements for the bid from the clients brief
" To deliver the correct design by realising the design opportunities and mitigating the risks to ensure bid winning solutions or projects can be delivered
" Develop and compile the design proposals for inclusion within the contractors documentation
" Select and assess design team or if notated undertake appropriate checks
" Appoint the design team, agree schedules of responsibilities and fee agreements for services/design deliverables and resourcing requirements
" Manage the Design Team, the design development and design review process
" Manage and monitor performance of consultants to liaise with Statutory Bodies or Statutory Authorities for compliance sign off
" Undertake regular site inspections to make sure the built product meets design intent and take appropriate action if not
" Manage and monitor design delivery against agreed deliverable dates, and report to SDM on performance issues
" Be responsible for developing the design programme with consultants and planner for bids or projects.
Experience required for the Design Manager
To be considered for this role you must have experience working for a main contractor / general contractor on large scale projects
" Experience on design & build, new build and refurbishment primarily on commercial, education and/or healthcare projects
" A CSCS card will be required for this role
" Full driving licence
" Excellent IT skills
" Good leadership skills and well organised
For further information please contact Mark Harrison at Bromak Recruitment.