Design Manager

Salary: Dependent on Experience

Industry: Built Environment & Infrastructure

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North West

Reference: 27199tm

Expiration date: 13 July 2017

Our client is one of UK’s most successful and respected names in the building, property development and construction industries. They are highly experienced in delivering new developments, ranging from homes to commercial, industrial and mixed use schemes and has successfully delivered more than 28,000 student units throughout the UK since 1999. Due to their continued success, they are currently seeking a Design Manager to join their Student Accommodation team based in Warrington.

Person Specification:

Duties will include the following but are not limited to:
•Attending internal and external meetings including chairing and taking accurate minutes as necessary, ensuring distribution to relevant parties
•Reviewing design drawings in accordance with Building Regulations
•Reviewing design proposals from internal and external consultants ensuring most competitive and effective solution arrived at
•Supporting Procurement Department in evaluation of alternative design solutions offered by subcontractors
•Researching and developing new products for alternative forms of construction

Skills / Experience

Education/ qualification to a level of NVQ 5/ Professional qualification or equivalent qualifications
•Good knowledge of Building Regulations
•Basic knowledge of AutoCAD design software course and Adobe Acrobat
•Strong time management and communication skills
•Good knowledge of Word and Excel
•Working towards or possessing Chartered Status in Construction

Rewards : 

• Competitive salary and remuneration package
• Car / Car Allowance
• Contributory Pension
• Health Care Plan

This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and progressive Company and to drive your career forward whilst being involved with major and exciting new projects. You will also be given a generous remuneration and benefits package.