Design Manager

Job Title: Design Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car/Allowance, Bonus & Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH66332_1527163217
Contact Name: John Bakewell
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2018 13:00

Job Description

Design Manager - Construction

Location: West Midlands
Salary: Up to £65,000 + Car or Allowance, Pension, Health
Company: Expanding Main Contractor

The Opportunity

Are you a Design Manager looking for a genuine opportunity to progress your career to the next level? If so, this could be job for you. You will be joining an expanding regional contractor that has grown from strength to strength in the last few years and has won multiple awards along the way.

Due to a number of recent contract awards, they are looking to strengthen their Midlands region with the addition of an experienced Design Manager. Reporting into the Pre-construction Manager, you will initially oversee the delivery of a c£20m city centre scheme. As the lead Design Manager in the region, there is potential for this role to grow into a Regional Design Manager role over time, where you will have the opportunity to build and develop a team around you.

Why Apply

  • A dynamic and collaborative working environment.
  • Autonomy to make decisions and challenge the status quo.
  • Flexible, adult working environment.
  • Competitive remuneration package.
  • Career progression.

Key Requirements

  • A minimum of 5 years as a Design Manager with a main contractor.
  • Background in either architecture or engineering preferred.
  • Tender and delivery experience on a range of commercial construction projects (+£10m).
  • Ambitious and self motivated individual, able to think on your feet.
  • Able to manage workload and time efficiently.
  • Not afraid to challenge the norm and offer alternative solutions.
  • Educated to a high standard - Degree or HND in a relevant subject.
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • A stable track record of employment.

The Application Process

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