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Design Manager

  • Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + package
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job reference: BBBH379684_1533549488

Job description

I currently have a requirement for a Design Manager to join a national main contractor in their bustling Glasgow office, on a permanent basis.

With a large portfolio of projects in the commercial, healthcare, education and leisure sectors, this is a fantastic opportunity to become involved with a variety of large, interesting schemes. As such, prior design management experience within these sectors would be highly beneficial.

The successful candidate will be responsible for reporting to the Project Manager, taking responsibility for the management of the design through preconstruction and construction stages, managing the design development process and liaising specialist design subcontractors.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with bid writing, review and preparation of tender submission documents
  • Demonstrating design leadership qualities to encourage effective design team and construction team co-ordination and collaborative working
  • Identifying opportunities to improve the design by considering how to improve safety, incorporate buildability, improve quality, reduce defects, and provide best value compliant solutions.
  • Ensuring designs are developed in line with the commercial objectives and contract requirements.
  • Maintaining a professional approach with clients and their professional teams, sub-contractors and suppliers

Candidate Specification:

  • Strong leadership and management skills
  • Thorough understanding of contracts, procurement routes and risk management
  • Recognised degree or equivalent and CIOB (desirable)
  • Good commercial understanding of contracts, procurement routes and risk management and good planning skills
  • Enthusiastic team player, ale to listen, understand, engage and motivate with the confidence to make decisions when required
  • Thorough understanding of 3D design and BIM with a desire to drive improvement through digital construction

In return, there's a salary of up to £45,000 per annum and benefits package on offer, working with this well-known contractor who promote continuous learning and development opportunities within a creative and considerate work environment.

Please apply with your CV or contact Amy Meredith on 02380 219 208 to discuss.

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