An innovative Construction Management business is looking to source a Design Manager to join their team in Plymouth. You will oversee and monitor the design process from planning stage to completion and handover.
The initial project is a large scale residential Eco village based in Cornwall. The scheme is likely to be on site for a duration of 4 years so this role offers great long term stability.
Effective daily management of the Design elements of the project (internal and external) to ensure the provision of required level of services in a pro-active and professional manner to enable other departments to fulfil their role.
In liaison with Commercial Department, ensure fees and services budgets, appraisals, cost plans and viabilities are prepared to ensure the project meets the Company’s financial criteria and ensuring variances to budget are reported.
With appropriate assistance review all Design layout drawings at key stages of design and development to ensure Viability, Planning Application, Tender, and Pre Start.
Establish good working relationships with site staff and department heads to ensure schemes are constructed as intended and to encourage feedback for inclusion in future schemes to avoid wastage and improve the product.
Provide advice and guidance on potential design changes and value engineering
Develop good working relationships with consultants and clients ensuring a good flow of information and efficiency
Candidates must display a solid career history in Design Management within a Main Contracting environment, have sound construction knowledge and understanding alongside great communication skills.
This a super opportunity to join a different kind of business who focus on collaboration and successful delivery.
Interviewing now, please call for a confidential discussion or email to apply.