Senior Design Manager

Job Title: Senior Design Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Reference: J914322_1654864991
Contact Name: Amanda Winder
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2022 13:43

Job Description

Senior Design Manager-Permanent

£60k-£75k (DOE) + pension+ healthcare+ Car package

North West - Manchester

My client is a regional main construction contractor. They are involved in large scale design and build projects across the northwest. They deliver a good variety of type of projects within leisure, Industrial & residential. Due to an increase in contract wins they require a Senior Design Manager.

The Senior Design Manager will working on one of three schemes a 22miillion hotel project. A 20 million student accommodation and 25million industrial shed. As a contractor they operate across the northern regions with an excellent pipeline of works coming through. As a Senior design manager, you will have proven experience working for a large main contractor. You will have excellent organisation and communication skills.

You will be an experience design manager, with proven deliver of large-scale design and build projects.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Appraising consultant appointments including costs
  • Auditing and assess design information before and during construction.
  • Reporting on risk to directors and project team.
  • Mentoring design managers
  • Advising on alternative efficient and compliant design solutions.
  • Advising and agree programmes for information delivery.
  • Attending meetings as and when required.
  • Attending construction sites to appraise work.
  • Providing technical and design advice and assistance to colleagues and group companies. · Building and maintaining excellent working relationships with board members, key personnel / departments and external clients.

The ideal candidate will have excellent technical expertise in the construction of complex building types, as well as having knowledge of current design, planning legislation and compliance issues. It goes without saying that you will have outstanding IT skills including CAD. You will also have excellent communication skills both oral and written and enjoy motivating and influencing people.

To apply please email your CV to or contact me on 07585 967544.

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