Design Manager

Job Title: Design Manager
Contract Type: Freelance
Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
Salary: £350 - £430 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DR65931_1520617958
Contact Name: Daniel Risby
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2018 17:52

Job Description

Design Manager


Rate: £350 up to £430 a day

Contract: 6 months plus

Job Ref: DR65931

One of the UKs leading main contractors are actively looking for a Design Manager to work as part of a Design Management team on 2 x £40million projects in the pharmaceutical / life sciences sector based South of Oxford.

This is an immediate need for an experienced Design Manager to work alongside another Design Manager to help deliver two large technical projects which are currently at developed design stage (stage 3 / RIBA D). These unique and challenging design & build project consist of biomedical laboratory as well as an industrial unit which incorporates clean room environments. The Design Manager will work in same office as the client.

The work is part of a larger framework with more large projects in the pipeline therefore more work beyond the 6 month period is a real possibility for any Design Manager who can add real value. This role will report into the existing permanent Design Manager already based on the projects.

Skills / Experience:

  • Must offer experience working for a main contractor in a Design Manager remit
  • Ideally experience as a Design Manager at developed design stage / stage 3
  • Ideally will offer experience on pharmaceutical / clean room / laboratory / life science projects
  • Ideally experience delivering projects as a Design Manager of £25M plus in value
  • Must offer client facing experience / ability

The successful Design Manager must be located within reason distance to site in South Oxfordshire allowing a daily commute, or any Design Manager wishing to stay over local during the week will be at cost to yourself.

If you are interested in this or any other Design Manager opportunity, please submit your CV to Dan Risby at Project Resource Ltd on 01189-522240 or email in the first instance quoting vacancy DR65931 and we will contact you within 3 working days if your application has been successful.

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