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Design Manager - (Retail Refurbishment) - Manchester

Professional & technical Vacancies Manchester - Design Manager - (Retail Refurbishment) - Manchester

  • Ref No:
    VAC-16022
  • Location:
    Manchester
  • Industry:
    Professional & technical
  • Skills:
    Construction, Degree Qualified
  • Type:
    Contract
  • Working Hours:
    Full Time
  • Hourly Rate:
    £30.00
  • Qualifications:
    SMSTS, CSCS (Black/Management), First Aid at Work (3 day course)
Vacancy Description:

Our client is one of the leading Main Contractors in the UK delivering a wide range of projects over most sectors in the industry. They are looking for Design Manager to join their team working on a £11m Cut & Carve project on a high profile retail complex in Manchester.

Design Manager responsibilities:

- Regular client liaison, chairing meetings with reps and ensuring all client enquiries are dealt with.
- Chairing Design Team meetings with Architects, Structural Engineers and Consultants.
- Good working knowledge of building standards
- Leading the Design Team for each assigned project including key scope, schedule and cost.
- Sales meetings with client in order to identify and interpret client needs and requirements.
- Enforcing rules, regulations, and procedures.
- Leading the Design Team in the preparation of conceptual / ACAD drawings.
- Presenting the project design and quotation to client and ensuring order conversion.
- Ensuring that the Design Team coordinate and follow-up with client prior and during project execution.
- Attending site and progress meetings internally as well as with clients.
- Ensuring that the Document Control is up to date at all times.
- Authorisation to make design changes post-contract subject to pre-established budget parameters.

Experience Required

- BSc in Construction Management or similar.
- 5 years+ Construction Design experience.
- Design Manager experience working for a strong Main Contractor.

If you are interested in this role then please send your CV for the attention of Meera Patel at the email address professional@uklgroup.com

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