Design Manager

Fusion People Ltd
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Design Manager to join specialist contractor based in Fareham!

Using state of the art technology and design systems they respond quickly to the needs of their clients producing high quality computer generated drawing layouts and details. Design is undertaken in-house and through their approved network of design houses, therefore providing their clients with an integrated design and detailing service ensuring single source responsibility for design and supply of the façade. Working for main contractors, project management companies and architects we have established a strong reputation for first class service and reliability.

You will work on a total design solution specific to each project. This will be done by ensuring compliance to client's recommendations/requirements and company procedures.
You will be responsible for tasks relating to the project, instructed and reporting to the technical manager.
Duties include but are not limited to:
*Managing the design team.
*Managing the design process using commercial, contractual, programme/time awareness and technical expertise.
*Supporting, understanding, and advising the client as to the requirements and their obligations in the development of a building design.
*Encouraging and inspiring designers to produce their best work using their full flair, experience, resources, and talents in a cost-effective way.
*Ensuring the design process recognises current legislation, standards, and codes of practice, where appropriate.
*Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales.
*Striving to eliminate health and safety risks in the design and financial risks during construction.
*All other duties as reasonably required

You will have a degree, HND or equivalent, in a design or construction related subject. You will have a working background within this role or similar within a construction, building or similar environment. Membership to a professional body is desirable not essential

You will have high standards of numeracy, oral and written communication skills and be able to demonstrate a capability to organise and prioritise workloads effectively and on own initiative.

You will be someone who takes ownership for their work and be able to represent the company's interests in a tactically appropriate way. The successful candidate will have good communication skills as this role will involve extensive communication to internal and external clients.

If you match the above and are looking for a new challenge then apply now!

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