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DATE ADDED: Fri 28/06/2019

Design Manager

Glasgow, UK

JOB TYPE: Permanent

First People Solutions are currently engaged to recruit an experienced Design Manager for a well-reputed Main Contractor working on buildings projects valued between £10m - £25m.

Our client has an extremely healthy order book and have been in operation for over forty years.

Due to recent project wins, they are looking for a Design Manager for their Glasgow office on a permanent basis that has previous experience delivering design services within a work winning environment and successfully implementing design strategies on large building projects.

The Job:

As part of this role you will be responsible for:

* Managing the development and implementation of design proposals ensuring they meet customer requirements including budget constraints.

* Providing advice and guidance on the 'buildability' of the design proposals to the design and construction teams on all packages.

* Lead the development and management of the design deliverables programme.

* Participate in work winning where appropriate.

* Communicating with Bid managers and other design teams where required.

* Lead the co-ordination and production of design data, bid deliverables, reports and documentation essential to the project and contractual requirements and report progress against the design deliverables programme.

The Candidate:

The successful candidate will ideally possess the following skills and attributes;

* Able to demonstrate sound knowledge of both commercial and procurement issues and the UK construction market.

* Hold Chartered status with RIBA or other relevant professional body.

* Possess a minimum of 5 years' experience of design and technical management in the built environment.

* Have a detailed knowledge of current codes of practice and other regulatory material.

* Able to maintain and manage communication links with various stakeholders; presenting a professional image and promoting the company and particiapte in the work-winning when appropriate.

* Able to provide BIM management during the bid stage ensuring the supply chain is fully aware of BIM requirements.

* Able to provide advice and guidance on the “buildability” of the design proposals to the design and construction teams on all packages.

This position offers an excellent staff benefit package alongside a competitive salary.

If you are interested in this role please apply online by attaching an up to date CV. Or please call Sarah MacKenzie on (phone number removed) if you require more information
Role: Design Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow, City of Glasgow,

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