Senior Design Manager

Hays Building
£65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Closing date
11 Feb 2022

View more

Job position
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Contractor - Building
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

Senior Design Manager required to take leadership role within growing contractor in Edinburgh

Your new company
Our client are an award winning main contractor who specialise in high end and complex refurbishment projects across the UK. As their business grows in Scotland they are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified design manager to their leadership group.

Your new role
As Design Manager you will be sitting in the leadership group and play a key role in the shaping of this businesses success over the next 5 years. Your role here will be to be the design lead on their projects building strong and positive relationships with the key design stakeholders on these high end refurbishment projects. From working with the precon team to assist in tendering through effective value engineering to managing any design issues through the course of the projects you will be involved in all project stages.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will be already working as a design manager for a reputable main contractor and have demonstrated experience of working on challenging commercial projects previously. Experience of working on hotels , high end residential or museums would be really attractive to our client as this is their core market sector. The successful candidate will have a strong interest of working on high profile projects which require an exceptional level of quality and finish. Our client are willing to consider candidates from a range of backgrounds but you must have a tertiary qualification in engineering or architecture. Of course exceptional communication skills and a positive solutions focused approach is essential.

What you'll get in return
Our client are focused on only interesting high profile projects. If you are a design manager seeking to step in a leadership position and play a key role in the delivery of some of Scotland's most interesting projects than this is the role for you. A competitive salary and benefits package will be paid.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at


Company Profile

Hays Construction and Property consultants have unparalleled recruiting expertise and an in-depth knowledge of the UK jobs market.

We are fully committed to finding job seekers the right job for the right reason. We place building specialists into every kind of position, including building, construction, architectural, project management, surveying and engineering jobs.

Our expert consultants offer a personalised recruitment service and will give you careers advice to ensure that you achieve your work ambitions.

Visit for more information.


Find Us

Apply for Senior Design Manager

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 5MB
Selected file:
Your communication preferences

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar Jobs