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  • East Midlands, Derbyshire
  • Permanent
  • £50000 - £70000 per annum
  • ASAP


Design Manager


£50,000 - £70,000

An experienced Design Manager is required to lead and manage the design team for a reputable construction contractor within the East Midlands.

As the Design Manager, you will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Produce and manage design programmes and provide support to contractual and commercial matters.
  • Assist in discharging their tender stage tasks and responsibilities
  • Work on other projects at the same time where resource is required to relieve pressure.
  • Review the Project Information including the Employer's Requirements, Contractor's Proposals and Design Team appointments to brief the Design Team on their contractual obligations and their corresponding duties
  • Agree, in conjunction with the site team, the specialist subcontractor procurement strategy
  • Produce and agree the Project Stage Design Programme and associated Design Deliverables with the primary, secondary and specialist subcontract designers and monitor / report on progress
  • Produce and agree the Project Stage Specialist sub-contractor Procurement Schedule and Installation/Commission Programme
  • Monitor / report on progress to ensure overall progress against programme is maintained
  • Establish and agree the project Common Data Environment (CDE), the project file structure, virtual file links, email file links, security rights, work flows and voting rights
  • Establish the frequency and content for all design coordination workshops and progress meetings
  • Produce the project specific Design Management Plan (DMP) and BIM Execution Plan (BEP) and monitor compliance

To be considered for this opportunity, you must have:

  • BSc or equivalent in a construction related technical subject such as Civil/Structural Engineering or Architecture
  • Extensive experience managing the design process, on both Pre-con and Construction stages within Student Accommodation, Residential Scheme, Care homes and Commercial
  • Member of CIOB or RIBA or Equivalent ideal
  • CSCS Card


If you feel that you have the relevant experience to be successful in this position and would like to find out more please apply online today attaching a copy of your current CV.

Due to the vast amount of applications that we receive, it is not possible for us to contact all applicants; therefore only suitable candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear anything back within 7 days of submitting your application, you have unfortunately not been selected.

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