senior design manager in reading

12 October 2017
james mitchell, randstad cpe
job type
£ 65,000 - £ 72,000 per year, Benefits
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reading, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
£ 65,000 - £ 72,000 per year, Benefits
reference number
james mitchell, randstad cpe
01489 560200
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job description

Job Title: - Design Manager

Location: - Reading

Are you a experienced construction Design Manager with knowledge & experience working across a wide range of sectors i.e commercial, education, leisure and MOD?

Do you want to work for one of the most established and successful Main Contractors within the UK market? Then please read on …

Our client is a market leader across the Surrey, Hampshire & Thames Valley region who has seen year or on year growth within their key market sectors, with project values range from £1 Million to £30 Million within a wide range of sectors; due to expansion plans and organic growth this has sparked a urgent need for a experienced Senior Design Manager to join a successful team.


* Leading and coordinating Design teams
* Managing the design process using the in-house commercial and contractual expertise
* Supporting, understanding and advising the client on all requirements of the projects design
* Ensuring the design process is all complied within all current legal legislation and construction codes of practice
* Ensuring design information is accurate and correct to ensure project keeps to all schedule programs
* Influencing but also assisting with current and future bids
* Leading and inspiring other design users to effectively produce quality products in a cost effective way
* Holds and delivers design meetings with all stake holders & internal management

Candidate Requirements:

* Proven track record co-ordinating design contracts in Education, Commercial, Liesure
* Contracts value ranges between £5 Million - £20 Million
* Minimum 5 Years experience
* Able to read a project specification and extract key information that is relevant or influences design projects
* Worked for either a large national or regional main contractor
* Ability to operate current design software packages
* Confident individual with a methodical approach


* Competitive salary
* Pension
* Healthcare
* Vehicle/allowance

This will be a two stage interview, if you would like further information regarding this position or alternatively like to submit your CV, please apply below.

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.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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