Design Manager

Job Title: Design Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: JBDM50_1552476104
Contact Name: Jacob Burrows
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 13, 2019 11:21

Job Description

Design Manager

Location: Swindon

Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + car allowance & package

Company: Contractor

The Company:

My client, an established main contractor working across several construction sectors in the UK are hiring a site based Design Manager due to expansion. With a series of ongoing projects across the South our client is focussed on delivering large scale builds with further projects to pick up throughout the year.


  • Produce and negotiate the project specific designer agreements scope of works and the design management plan
  • Review design on all projects with respect to mitigating Health and Safety, design and buildability issues prior to construction
  • Produce and manage a realistic design programme and information required schedule to satisfy design, procurement and construction requirements
  • Manage and report on design and designer progress, quality and performance
  • Provide input into the design team PDR's
  • Support the implementation of continuous improvement programmes and innovation


  • Minimum of 3 years' experience as a Design Manager
  • Proven track record working as a Design Manager for a main contractor
  • Must have design managed large schemes circa £10m+
  • Industrial Building experience / Big Shed Builds
  • Excellent technical knowledge, leadership and management skills are essential
  • Must be commercially aware
  • Full driving licence is required

Application Process:

Please submit all CV Applications via this job board or send directly to in the first instance quoting vacancy # and we will contact you within 3 working days if your application has been successful.

We also operate a reward scheme, details of which can be found on our website To be eligible for a fee, recommend a friend or colleague for a job or let us know about any vacancy that you're aware of to claim a £250 referral fee.