Design Manager

£50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
14 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client, a renowned, privately-owned, main contractor, require a Design Manager to join their team, due to their strong pipeline of projects in the Warrington area. They predominantly work in the education, healthcare, industrial and residential sectors, on innovative projects across the North West, with values ranging from £10-60 million. As Design Manager, you must be experienced in leading the entire design process, from initial feasibility through to build completion. You will be required to identify and resolve any design solutions, risks and opportunities, whilst coordinating with other departments, commercial teams, consultants and specialist subcontractors, and instigating review appraisals. Previous experience on build projects, for a contractor within the construction industry, is essential. Design experience on projects such as: student accommodation, universities, high-rise apartments, distribution warehouses and care centres, would be beneficial. Key Requirements: Experience of managing entire design process Previous experience in a Design Manager/ Design Coordinator capacity Excellent communication and organisational skills Ability to work to deadlines Relevant industry qualification (degree/ HND/ HNC, for example) Background in architecture, engineering or construction, ideally If you would like more information on this role, please contact Amy Meredith, for a confidential conversation, on 0161 8293967. This job was originally posted as