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Design Manager (Freelance)

  • Salary: £300 - £301 per day
  • Location: Chester, Cheshire
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job reference: BBBH373610_1509356676

Job description

Freelance Design Manager required for large Main Contractor with 2 large education projects in the Chester and North Wales. One project is on site, and the 2nd project is at preferred bidder stage, so work will be more pre-construction focused.

The contractor has a busy pipeline of work, and its a great time to be joining this renowned Main contractor.

key criteria we are looking for will be:

- Good Knowledge of Building Sector, from a main contractor point of view
- Previous employment as a Design Co-ordinator, 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) & good site based experience in an engineering or site/project management capacity

The role will be responsible for the management of design related issues across multiple sectors from Pre Construction though to 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.

The position requires that our Contractual Design Responsibilities are effectively managed and related risks controlled.

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.

Please contact Mark Warrington on 0161 8293964 for more information

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