Role details

Design Manager

Luton   •   £60,000 - £65,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Must have Previous experience in Large scale residential developments
  • Must be able to demonstrate coordination experience

About Our Client

A well established UK developer within the property industry with locations outside of Greater London. A growing business currently going through a re-branding process and looking at projects up to and over £50m.

Job Description

We are currently looking to hire a Design Manager in the Luton area to work on a large scale residential development. This role will require you to check all of the out sourced design packages are in line with company standards.

Previous management experience is essential for this role due to the cross discipline liaison needed between departments. Due to the size and scale of the projects the ideal candidate would come from a residential background either within a growing business or a large scale developer.

This role will be located in the client office close to Luton and will require candidates to be able to complete the following requirements of the role:

- agree appointment and scope of service for Design Team

- review design management protocols with Design Co-ordinator

- Clear communication of expectations for design deliverables with designers

- liaise with Client and Key Stakeholders

- liaison with the Commercial Team for cost checking

- review web - portal requirements

- assist with procurement and construction programmes

- chairing design team meetings

- lead Client meetings during Bid Phases

The Successful Applicant

You will need to have come from a previous role as a Design Manager within a residential developer within the property and housing industry.

Having experience working on large scale residential developments ranging up to £50m will be essential.

Management of staff, giving clear lines of communication will be required in order to deliver the design targets effectively.

You will need:

Proven experience as a Design Manager
Management experience
Knowledge of Engineering processes

Being a self starter, able to manage and drive your own workload with minimal supervision is a must. You will not be micromanaged in this role and will have a strong level of autonomy.

What's on Offer

£60000 - £65000 DOE + Car allowance and other benefits including health care and pension

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