Design Manager
£45k - £60k + benefits

Design Manager

Ref: 92| Posted: 18th Jan 2022

Design Manager - Building / Construction - Nottingham

We are recruiting for a Design Manager to join a leading modular build contractor based in the East midlands. 

- Fast growing order book 

- Longstanding Business History.

-Opportunity to join a leader in their field.


My client is a reputable privately owned Modular building contractor, with a busy and fast growing workload.

Projects across a range of general build sectors.


The role will be responsible for the management of design related issues across multiple sectors on both preconstruction and the Construction Stages of individual projects. 

The function requires experience in the appointment and management of consultants, monitoring the production of detailed design and managing the design appraisal review process for projects in delivery.

Must be experienced in managing the design process, identifying design solutions, design risk and opportunities to support the business in delivering existing pipeline and securing new work.

Responsible for all design activities in conjunction with the development team and transition to the delivery teams.

Manage all aspects of the consultants and specialist sub-contractors activities working with commercial teams to negotiate their appointments.


To be considered for this Design Manager role you must meet the following criteria:

- Knowledge of Building Sector.

- Previous employment as a Design Co-ordinator, D&B Coordinator, D&B Manager or Design Manager.

-Candidates will also be considered from an Architecture (Architect or Architectural Technician / Architectural Technologist) or Design Engineering (Civil Engineer / Structural Engineer) background.

- Previous experience in building sector projects such as Commercial, Mixed Use, Residential, Apartment Blocks, Student Accommodation, Hotels, Extra Care Housing, MOJ, Industrial, Education or Healthcare.

- Ideally previous Main Contractor, subcontractor or modular builder employment.

- High level of communication skills. 

- Relevant industry qualification (Degree / HND / HNC etc). 

Location: East Midlands / Nottingham


The successful Design Manager will receive:

*£45,000 - £60,000 Basic (Dependent on experience)
*Car / Allowance
To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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