Design Manager

The Company:
We are working with a market leading national contractor whose NW Head Office team would generally deliver projects for public sector clients valued up to £20 Million.

The Role:
Due to planned expansion they would like to recruit an experienced Design Manager to work with clients and design consultants from an early stage to build robust, cost effective and creative design solutions.

You will be tasked with controlling design activity (with support) on projects through the pre-construction and delivery phases.
You will provide advice on design risk and opportunities for value engineering to the commercial, planning, delivery and client teams.
You will produce, agree and manage realistic design programs.
Once projects are on site you will ensure the delivery team are working to the specifications.
As this is a relatively small organisation you will have the opportunity to gain experience within other areas of the construction process and they can offer the chance for you to move into other fields if desired.

You:
Ideally You will have worked in a Design management/co-ordination role previously on building projects for a minimum of 2 years and or you will have an Architectural background.
You will be based in or be able to commute to Cheshire daily.
Commercially aware with an awareness of value engineering.
IT literacy.
Good verbal and written communication skills.

Rewards:
You will receive a good salary and benefits package.
You will be working with a company who are a market leader in their sector and who can provide a challenging and supportive environment in which to work.
It is envisaged that the successful person can quickly take on additional responsibility with career development and progression opportunities readily available.

Benefits

  • Car/Allowance+Pension+Health+Benefits

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