Design Manager

City of London Permanent
  • Design Management position for an Architect looking to move away from design
  • Excellent organisation with good work/life balance and transparent progression

About Our Client

This opportunity has been created within a specialist Design Management firm based in the City of London who support Architects & Designers to deliver highly complex projects worldwide. The organisation offers an excellent working environment with transparent progression and development routes, a strong commitment to achieving a good work-life balance (some WFH on offer), and great work perks.

Job Description

This is a challenging project management style role which will best suit an Architect with experience of coordinating multi-discipline teams, developing design programmes, and making sub-consultant appointments. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting clients at briefing stage to develop and implement design programmes
  • Assist clients with workflow and resource planning if necessary
  • Oversee sub-consultant appointments by ensuring contracts are accurate and in place
  • Coordinate with the design team on behalf of the lead Architect/Design firm

The Successful Applicant

This is a Design Manager position and requires:

  • An architecture/design background with previous exposure to a large scale/complex project environment (mainly working with multi-discipline teams)
  • Excellent communication skills with a proven ability to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders in a clear and professional manner
  • Capability and/or willingness to develop design programmes and oversee sub-consultant appointments

What's on Offer

The offer to the successful applicant will be a competitive salary (dependent on experience) plus a benefits package including bonus, pension, healthcare, and 25 days a/l.

You will also have access to other great work perks like trips away, long service rewards, and a good work/life balance. The office is based in the City of London and some WFH is on offer. The organisation has a fantastic collaborative environment and transparent progression pathways.

Joseph Park
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+44 207 269 2503

Job summary

Architecture / Design
City of London
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Consultant name
Joseph Park
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2503
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