Senior Design Manager
Car / Allowance + Healthcare + Pension + Bonus

Senior Design Manager

Ref: 12| Posted: 10th Dec 2019

Senior Design Manager - Building / Construction - North West / Lancashire

We are recruiting for a Design Manager to join a growing main contractor offering long term local projects

What makes it Great?

*Stable company, cash rich, one of the best credit ratings in the industry. Look after subcontractors and suppliers.
*Lots of negotiated business, another sign of stability 
*Privately owned business, still involved and investing in the business. 
*Projects will only be North West based. Excellent option if you are after a local base / projects.
*It’s a growing business, still plenty of opportunity for career progression, but its organic growth, so also In a secure environment.
*Less red tape / less corporate environment, you can really make a difference and get noticed, allows people to move away from just following a process like at a top 10 and be more independent and almost entrepreneurial in their work.
*Highly motivated and personable senior management team, a place where you are a name not a number! 


The role will be responsible for the management of design related issues across multiple sectors on both Tender / 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.
- 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.
- Previous Main Contractor employment.
- High level of communication skills. 
- Relevant industry qualification (Degree / HND / HNC etc). 

Location: North West / Lancashire


The successful Design Manager will receive:

*£50,000 - £65,000 Basic (Dependent on experience)
*Car / Allowance
*Pension (very competitive)

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.
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