Senior Design Manager
County Durham
£55k - £75k + Benefits

Senior Design Manager

Ref: 720| Posted: 10th May 2024

Senior Design Manager - Building / Construction – Stockton on Tees + some remote work  

Design Manager level candidates may also be considered.



Opportunity to join a growing building main contractor working on multi-million pound projects in the North East.

Growing business with long term projects in the North East, ideal for long term job security & local work.

Projects predominately on long term public sector frameworks, Education, Health, MOJ, MOD and also some private sector such as PRS and Student Accommodation.



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.
- Previous experience in building sector projects such as Commercial, Mixed Use, Residential, Apartment Blocks, Student Accommodation, Hotels, Extra Care Housing, MOJ, MOD, Industrial, Education or Healthcare.
- Previous Main Contractor employment ideally.
- High level of communication skills.
- Relevant industry qualification (Degree / HND / HNC etc).


The successful Design Manager will receive:

*£55,000 - £75,000 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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