design manager in maidstone

11 June 2019
lauren eagle, randstad cpe
job type
£ 60,000 - £ 70,000 per year, car, pension, holiday
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maidstone, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 60,000 - £ 70,000 per year, car, pension, holiday
reference number
lauren eagle, randstad cpe
0162 235 7230

job description

Design Manager

Do you have an interest in high-spec projects? Would you like to work closer to home?

The Client: Kent based main contractor who specialise in both new build & refurbishment works completed to a high spec. Project consist of offices, residential and retail ranging from £1 - £20 million throughout London & South East. Established over 40 years ago, this contractor have grown steadily & now have a current turnover of £60mil but the 'family-run' feel still remains.

Position: Permanent opportunity for experienced Design Manager reporting to the Director. You will initially be responsible for both live & tender cut & carve projects in London. Your duties will include:

* Chair regular design team meeting
* Managing consultant design team
* Liaise / Meet with client, architect and consultants
* Feasibility & value engineering
* Working with pre-construction team on tenders
* Ensuring programme deadlines are met
* Review of construction design information for buildability, budget and complaint with regulations and client requirements
* Resolve design issues in a timely manger
* Managing specialist sub-contractors


* Previous experience as a Design Manager working for a main contractor
* Cut & carve experience is ideal
* Work well under pressure
* Ability to work well in a large team
* Fantastic communication skills

What you will get in return -

* Basic Salary up to £70,000
* Car Allowance or company car
* Excellent Pension contribution
* Private healthcare
* Holiday pay
* Internal Progression and training
* Good work life balance

What to do next

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Lauren on 07920560784 for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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