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Design Manager

  • Location

    Greater London

  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £60k - 70k per year

  • Contact:

    Steve Woodward

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  • Job ref:

    3D – 2039

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


3D – 2039
Design Manager

Immediate Start
Working for Main Contractor

£60,000 - £75,000 plus benefits

Based in London

Overview of the Design Manager:

I’m currently looking for a Design Manager for one of our clients, who are a Main Contractor. Their latest development’s is a, new build 4,000 sq ft, construction of 88 mixed-tenure high end residential apartments and 4 penthouses. It will be running for another year and a half, which is a 5 minute walk from Waterloo station. The apartments consist of one, two and three bedroom with commercial space to deliver.

To be successful you’ll need to have experience in overseeing the Design of the projects of this magnitude. You’ll be responsible for Managing all work on the envelope; taking the job from where it is now, to completion. Looking for a Design Manager who is motivated, push approvals, design submissions, to work closely with other professionals to ensure that projects are on track and that all documentation is accurate and up to date, work in a fantastic team environment and be technically proficient.

Your key duties as Design Manager:

✔ Use your experience of supporting residential and commercial build construction programmes / management and to deliver the project on time and in budget.

✔ Ensuring quality at every stage

✔ Monitor and control on material levels
✔ Co-ordinate labour and trades

✔ Benefit from a proactive site team who will actively support your career advancement
✔ Work closely with the sales team to deliver excellent customer relations

Key experiences you should have as Design Manager:

✔ Solid work history of delivering the commercial projects for ideally previous Contractors

✔ Be a great communicator with the ability to support your site team

✔ Developing knowledge of the housebuilding construction process

✔ Be from a trade background or have developed skills from activity being on live projects

✔ Great customer service skills and the ability to deliver on new homeowners’ expectations

Next step to apply for this Design Manager role:

As a candidate with site experience, you will already know the technical specifications of this role, but following your application of interest, you will:

✔ Receive a full detailed introduction about this role

✔ Full technical specification

✔ Information on the client, location, projects and package

✔ Discussion on your synergy for this role and next steps

3D Personnel specialise in working within the construction sector where we work with companies who design, construct and maintain the built environment. In addition to this advertised role, we also place Assistant Site Managers | Site Supervisor | Site Managers | Senior Site Managers | Contracts Managers | Project Managers | Construction Managers | Construction Directors | Construction Project Directors