About the client:
My client is an established building envelope contractor, working across the South of the UK on exterior envelope works of rainscreen, glazing, curtain wall and associated façade systems on high valued mixed use projects. They are now seeking an experienced Design Manager to join their team.

About the role and duties: 

  • Working the total design solution specific to each project
  • Ensuring compliance to client’s recommendations, requirements and company procedures
  • Responsible for tasks relating to the project, instructed and reporting to the Senior Design Manager
  • Managing the project design team
  • Managing the design process using commercial, contractual, programme and technical expertise
  • Supporting, understanding and advising the client as to the requirements and his/her obligations in the development of a building design
  • Encouraging and inspiring the team to produce their best work
  • Ensuring the design process recognises current legislation, standards, and codes of practice, where appropriate
  • Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales

About the requirements: 

  • Degree, HND or equivalent, design or construction related subject
  • Design Management experience directly for a façade sub-contractor
  • Thorough understanding of all relevant codes, practice and regulations
  • High standards of numeracy, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate organisational skills
  • Membership to a professional body desirable but not essential
  • Take ownership for their work and be able to represent the company’s interests appropriately
  • Good communication skills
  • Client facing

About the offer: 

  • Negotiable Salary (£50k – £60k DOE)
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Private Health Care
  • Private Pension

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