Design Manager

Think Recruitment
£55000 - £65000 per annum + Car & Benefits Package
07 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
Senior Design Manager £55-65k Car & Package Lichfield Major Tier 1 Contractor The Company Our client is a Major Tier 1 Contractor with a National presence who are responsible for delivering some of the Countries most prestigious new developments. They take on general construction schemes up to £25m from various market sectors including: Education, Healthcare, Commercial, Hotel and Leisure & Industrial. The company pride themselves on recognising and rewarding hard work, and offer a clear progression path for those that are looking for more responsibility. The role has opened up due to a sharp increase in projects being won in the West Midlands. The firm now have a pipeline of work taking them well into 2017. You will be joining the regional arm of the business that currently contribute £60m to the group turnover which has now surpassed the £3bn mark. The Role The successful candidate will be able to work as part of a team with the objective of utilising construction knowledge and experience to complete due diligence checks, developing innovative and cost effective design solutions in conjunction with the design team, applying value engineering principles to ensure best value for all parties, and ensure an effective construction phase by applying an understanding of site management practices, risks, costs and co-ordination. The role reports directly into regional head of design and as such offers some difficult challenges and great rewards. Preferably, the ideal candidate will have a pre-construction bias and will feel confident supervising bid management, from first enquiry through to contract awarded. Typical Responsibilities include… Supervise Bid Management, from first enquiry through to contract awarded Manage the Design Team throughout the tender process Analyse Tender Documentation to identify risk, opportunity, insufficient information & incorrect design Develop innovative design solutions to client briefs with input from the professional team and sub-contractors Review the design on an on-going basis, identify potential interface problems in Construction and resolve within the Design Team. If the above role is of interest to yourself, please get in contact using the details provided below. Contact - | 0121 411 9977 This job was originally posted as