Senior Design Manager

Recruiter
Bennett & Game Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Salary
£50k - £55k pa + company benefits
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Expires
25 Jun 2017
I am currently recruiting for a well-known, award winning, Main Contractor based near Cardiff, who are currently recruiting for a Design Manager to join the Development branch of their business. This is a great opportunity for a Design Manager to work directly under the Design Director and manage the Design process for the developer's commercial developments. My client seeks the very best professionals within the current market and take pride in all developments, this opportunity will not only allow an employee to work on some challenging projects but to be rewarded for hard work with a very competitive package. The Design Manager will be involved in mentoring the assistant Design Manager and attending internal and external meetings. The successful individual must have a great understanding of building regulations as the Design Manager will be involved in reviewing design drawings in accordance with Building regulations. The Design Manager will be reviewing design proposals from both internal and external consultants and support the procurement team to evaluate alternative design solutions offered by Sub Contractors. It is envisaged that the Design Manager will possess a qualification equivalent to N.V.Q level 5 of above. Continuing professional development will be a requirement for the successful Design Manager as part of the job. It is important the Design Manager has knowledge of AutoCAD design and Adobe Acrobat along with excellent Word and Excel skills. Senior Design Manager Position Overview - To attend meetings including chairing and accurately minute as necessary - Continue professional development. - Review design drawings in accordance with Building Regulations. - Support Procurement Department in evaluation of alternative design solutions offered by subcontractors. - Research and develop new products for alternative forms of construction. - Occasionally advise on Estimating schemes - Review design proposals from internal and external consultants ensuring most competitive and effective solution arrived at. - Monitor Health & Safety issues. Senior Design Manager Position Requirements - Requiring education/ qualification to a level of NVQ 5/ Professional qualification or equivalent qualifications. - Good knowledge of Building Regulations. - Basic knowledge of AutoCAD design software course and Adobe Acrobat. - Strong time management and communication skills. - Good knowledge of Word and Excel. Senior Design Manager Position Remuneration - Salary to be discussed on an individual basis - 25 days holiday Bank Holidays. Finish early Friday 3:30pm - Car / Allowance - Health care - Inconvenience Travel Award - Discretionary Bonus Join us on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn - Search Bennett and Game Recruitment. Bennett and Game Recruitment are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy