West Heath, Birmingham, England
£60000 - £65000/annum car / car allowance
Permanent (Full time)
Design Manager - Regional Main Construction Contractor
£60,000 - £65,000 + Car allowance & Package
A regional main construction contractor, are looking to appoint a Design Manager for the construction build division. The company have enjoyed steady growth and turnover around £150million, whilst winning numerous awards including the BITC Responsible Business Award and the UKCG Employer of the year. The company incorporate family values and work with a collaborative forward thinking attitude.
Their schemes range in value from £5m-30m with schemes averaging around the £15m mark. Their projects vary in market sector and include: Education, Healthcare, Sports & leisure, commercial & heritage. The company's reputation has been reinforced with a string of awards that they have recently been given - these include: Construction news contractor of the year, LABC best public building award and the
The Design Manager Role
The client is looking for an enthusiastic Design Manager who has excellent motivation and forward planning skills. The role will involve:
Managing the design process using his/her contractual awareness and technical expertise.
Supporting, understanding and advising the client as to the requirements and their obligations in the development of the design.
Acting as a focal point for all design related issues on projects from pre-construction through to completion.
Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales.
Striving to eliminate health and safety risks during construction.
Ensuring the design process recognises current legislation, standards and codes of practice where appropriate
Liaise with design consultants, statutory bodies, subcontractors and client teamThe Ideal Design Manager will possess the following:
Main Construction Contractor experience
Ability to communicate with a range of people at all level, both verbally and in writing
Ability to plan, organise and manage all aspects of the design
Analytical problem solver
Ability to make reasoned and informed judgements and decisions
Knowledge of current building regulationsIn return they offer a competitive package up to 65k + car allowance and other flexible benefits.
Interested please send your CV to (url removed)