senior design manager in north east london

job type
£ 70,000 per year
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job details

north east london, london
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 70,000 per year
reference number
0203 680 0650
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job description

Are you an experience Design Manager looking for a new challenge? Would you want to lead a team of Design Managers to work on a mixture of projects? Have you previously worked on bid process?

My main contracting client is looking for a strong Senior Design Manager for their new team which targets projects of all value up to 10M. This would be for a mixture of projects, from residential to education and commercial. Your direct line manager will be the Head of Design although you will be working alongside the Operation Manager and Managing QS.

As part of your role you will be managing the bid process through to delivery as well as managing the team of Design Managers working on live projects.

To be a successful candidate you will:

* Be experienced and would have worked in a number of sectors such as education, residential and commercial
* Have Experience of bid writing and management and the development of proposal documentation
* Manage the design process during the pre-construction and as required, the construction phase
* Have an understanding of different Client procurement routes, in particular 2 stage frameworks
* Experience dealing with Planning Awards and the discharge of conditions.
* Ability to develop design programmes and how design coordinates with procurement and construction
* Ability to understand design and commercial risk and managing this through the bid and delivery stages of projects
* Experience of procuring consultants including the scope of services, responsibilities and fees
* Experience of line management, ideally including development and mentoring others

If you believe that you are suitable for this role, apply now.

Should this not be the opportunity that you are after but you are looking for a move, please give me a call to discuss other roles.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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appointing consultants,booking meetings,compiling health & safety procedures,corodination of subcontractors,cost reporting,dealing with building regulations,dealing with sub contractors,document control systems,edms knowledge,eye for detail,filing & archiving,full project life cycle,health & safety,joinery,liaising with clients & architects,liaising with technical teams,looking at drawings,management health & safety,managing client,managing health & safety,managing multiple trades,managing site team,meeting & greeting clients,microsoft office packages,minute taking,overseeing quality assurance,payments,procurement,producing look ahead programmes,project tracking on excel,rams,rfi cvi's and site instructions,take offs,upload & download drawings on to dc system,variations,


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educational requirements

asset degree,BA hons architecture,BEng civil engin