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Design Manager

Reference: 1152A
Location: London
Industry: Construction
Sector: Design & Build
Type: Permanent
Salary: £68-80k

The Job

The Company

This national contractor provides new build services to clients throughout the country through its business offices around the country. They turn over in excess of £100m and work with registered partners, local authorities and private developers to develop communities and high class accommodation.
Their focus is the reputation of their staff and business, which leads them to a very large repeat business order book and goes someway to showing how they are growing so quickly.

The Role

As a Design Manager, you will be responsible for being the contact between your employers and the external design teams and consultants on tradition D&B projects.
Ideally you will have a main contractor background and will be comfortable with running a variety of schemes including Student Accommodation, Commercial, Luxury Residential and Leisure. You will be accountable for value engineering the project and will be used to suggesting for cost and time effective solutions to get the project completed.
You will also be used to liaising with government and local authority departments and will be responsible for the upkeep of the drawing register. Having an understanding of BREEAM will also be advantageous for this role as well as being chartered

Qualifications & Experience

You will be able to demonstrate a stable career background, alongside the experience of running project to £30m as a Design Manager. You will hold a CSCS card, SMSTS and First Aid certificate. Ideally the right applicant will also hold a construction related qualification.