Design Manager

Hays Building
£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
06 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Sean Thorogood
Job Function
Construction Manager
Job position
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Manager - Dartford - Permanent - £50k - £60k + Package - Immediate - External Works

Your new company

Established for over 50 years this organisation has progressed from a small sub-contractor to a £70 million pound turnover company covering projects such as metal work, facades, dry lining & glazing. Working with some of the leading main contractors and high end residential builders in the country, project values range from £50k - £20 million. Due to expansion they are now looking to take on a Design Manager.

Your new role

You will be based in their head office in Dartford. You will be responsible for a team of 15 in house designers based at their head office. Overseeing the design team members including performance appraisals, and monitoring succession planning. Ensuring that the Design Department are aware of trends & improvements in both techniques & technology that are relevant to the business & assessing which will contribute to the business and its clients. Assess and review changes made to drawings through design development. Liaise and advise designers through weekly workload updates and monitoring of progress on projects.

What you'll need to succeed

Need to have strong background in facades (preferably UK). Proven management experience of leading a team. Technical competence in thermal, acoustic, building regulations and structural competence. The ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously. Able to provide problem solving solutions whilst ensuring regulations and quality remain. Be budget and costing conscious

What you'll get in return

  • £50k-£60k
  • Pension with contribution to max 5%
  • Company Car (Audi to a value)
  • Health Car
  • Paid lunches
  • Reward gateway access

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