Senior Design Manager

Field:

Location: City of London, London, England

Salary: GBP90,000 - GBP100,000

Contract: Permanent

Apply By: 09/06/2022

Overview:

The Company

Our client is a prestigious global developer with an exceptional track record of delivering luxury and award winning flagship destinations. At present they hold a £50bn project portfolio with a further £3bn secured for the next 10 years. They have delivered an array of high profile projects within the retail, commercial and residential sectors across the UK.

The Project

A major new build, private residential scheme based in Central London. The overall build value exceeds £600m and will deliver 1200 new homes across various high rise accommodation blocks which will include amenities such as; gyms, a swimming pool, workspace and high-quality public areas

For this role it is essential that you carry the following skills as a minimum;

* Excellent presentation skills
* Ability to multitask and prioritise projects
* Strong communication and attention to details

It is also essential that you hold the experience below;

* Extensive background with 5 years minimum experience in a Senior / Design Management position
* A proven track record of success on major projects with a main Contractor in the residential sector

The Role

* Job Title: Design Manager
* Job Type: Permanent
* Project: £600m+high profile Design & Build Private Residential Scheme in Central London
* Reporting to: Design Director

Duties

* Managing technical drawings and plans
* Working with operations and pre-con teams
* Identifying efficiencies, risks and opportunities
* Ensure that the design is compliant with the brief
* Provide a turnkey design service during the pre and post contract
* Developing and maintaining the projects design management plan
* Develop innovative design solutions to clients briefs with input from the design team
* Ensure full compliance with all relevant codes and standards including Building Regulations
* Liaise with all members of the development team, from consultants to the sub-contractors
* Managing external figures in order to arrange; fee proposals, appointments and variations
* Bringing together architects, structural and service engineers, specialist designers and BIM technicians to create coordinated designs
* Identifying and managing risks and opportunities through value engineering and on-going technical awareness
* Providing management and support to the project design team and delegating tasks to team members according to their specific competencies
* On-going review to identifying the most cost efficient way to deliver the required level of functionality and recommending possible alternatives for proposed construction details and systems to reduce costs
* Utilising strong communication skills to build positive relationships with clients, consultants and external agencies throughout the project process and ensuring a full understanding of their objectives and KPIs



The successful candidate will receive an executive salary plus benefits package. For more information or to apply please submit your details online or call James Shorte - Associate Director or Emily O'Grady - Executive Senior Resourcer on 0113 203 1245

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