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Design Manager

Design Manager - Building / Construction - East Mids / Yorkshire


 Our client is a reputable building contractor operating across the Midlands and Yorkshires regions.

Projects include both public and private sectors and they are in an excellent position at present to be selective on the projects they work.

 They are a cash rich business, with a stable workload and on target for further growth.

This is a very sound and stable opportunity to consider, especially if you are interested in regular projects local to East Mids / South Yorkshire.

 They have flexible working, a relaxed and professional working atmosphere and offer very competitive salary and benefits.

 As a result of securing further new projects, this employer is looking to strengthen their team further with the appointment of an experienced Design Manager to work on a range of Building Sector projects.


 The role will be responsible for the management of design related issues across multiple sectors on the Construction Stages of individual projects.

 The function requires experience in the appointment and management of consultants, monitoring the production of detailed design and managing the design appraisal review process for projects in delivery.

 Must be experienced in managing the design process, identifying design solutions, design risk and opportunities to support the business in delivering existing pipeline and securing new work.

 The position requires that our Contractual Design Responsibilities are effectively managed and related risks controlled.

 Responsible for all design activities in conjunction with the development team and transition to the delivery teams.

 Manage all aspects of the consultants and specialist sub-contractors activities working with commercial teams to negotiate their appointments.


 To be considered for this Design Manager role you must meet the following criteria:

 - Knowledge of Building Sector.

 - Previous employment as a Design Co-ordinator, D&B Coordinator, D&B Manager or Design Manager.

 - Previous experience in building sector projects such as Commercial, Mixed Use, Residential, Apartment Blocks, Student Accommodation, Hotels, Extra Care Housing, MOJ, Industrial, Education or Healthcare.

 - Previous Main Contractor employment.

 - High level of communication skills.

 - Relevant industry qualification (Degree / HND / HNC etc).

 Location: Nottingham / East Mids / South Yorkshire


 The successful Design Manager will receive:


*£50,000 - £60,000 Basic (Dependent on experience)  

*Car / Allowance  



 To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

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