Linear Recruitment are working with a leading Contractor on the recruitment of a Design Manager for a new scheme due to commence in the West Yorkshire area.
Our client works predominantly across the Residential sector and their latest project is a large scale Apartment scheme to 20 storeys.
Applicants should have a track record working for a recognised Contractor on ideally on Hi-Rise residential/commercial developments.
The responsibilities of the role will include:
Identify design requirements for the bid from the clients brief
Deliver the correct design by realising the design opportunities and mitigating the risks to ensure bid winning solutions or projects can be delivered
Develop and compile the design proposals for inclusion within the contractors documentation
Select and assess design team or if novated undertake appropriate checks
Appoint the design team, agree schedules of responsibilities and fee agreements for services/design deliverables and resourcing requirements
Manage the Design Team, the design development and design review process
Manage and monitor performance of consultants to liaise with Statutory Bodies or Statutory Authorities for compliance sign off
Undertake regular site inspections to make sure the built product meets design intent and take appropriate action if not
Manage and monitor design delivery against agreed deliverable dates, and report to project team
Report to Design Lead on progress and performance issues
Be responsible for developing the design programme with consultants and planner for bids or projects.
In return our client offers a competitive Salary and Benefits package including pension, and healthcare.