Hunter Dunning

Design Manager Cambridge

1 day left

Location
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary
£50000 - £65000 per annum + Car ,benefits
Posted
17 May 2021
Closes
14 Jun 2021
Ref
11660
Contact
John Watson
Job (Function)
Architect
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

his successful construction company based in Cambridge has a new role for a Design Manager. Offering a highly competitive salary and benefits package this is a role not to miss.

Spread over 9 offices, this family-owned construction company operate over several sectors including housing, commercial, science, defence and infrastructure.

Due an increase in work levels they are now seeking a Design Manager to support the preconstruction team based in their Cambridge office.



Role & Responsibilities

  • Manage the design process from tender to site commencement.
  • Understanding of design brief
  • Interrogation of enquiry documents, usually in the form of an Employer's Requirements
  • Management of design process with internal and external teams
  • Attending a leading of meetings with external consultants and clients
    Reviewing of design team and subcontractor drawings
  • Assist the estimator & commercial manager in the preparation of the cost plan, offering advice on the required design issues
  • Assist the estimator in preparation of sub- contractor packages for tender, advising of design requirements which are to be noted by the subcontractor in the preparation of their quotations
  • Ensure projects is kept on schedule
  • Monitor any design issues
  • Involvement of site progress.


Required Skills & Experience

  • Possess a minimum of 5 years post qualification experience
  • Experience of design and build projects is essential
  • Track record of managing teams
  • Confident communicator
  • Proficient on Microsoft packages (Work excel outlook) and document management systems
    Is essential
  • Ability to use Bluebeam or 4 Projects would be highly beneficial
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Possess commercial awareness
  • Full driving licence will be essential for this role.


What you get back

  • £50,000 - £64,000
  • Homeworking days
  • 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays.
  • Company car
  • Free parking
  • Based at our Cambridge Office.
    -Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Hours of work - 8.15am - 5pm Monday to Friday.


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If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Referral

Did you know we run a referral scheme? We'll give you £300 worth of vouchers if you introduce us to anyone who we then successfully place in a new job role. Just send us their information and we'll do the rest.

Terms: A candidate is deemed to have been successfully placed once they have started a new job as a result of an introduction made by Hunter Dunning and when they've successfully completed the probation period.

Design manager- Cambridge, Cambridgeshire - Your Architecture Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter John Watson Job Ref: 11660)

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