Design Manager-Hertfordshire £70K !

Up to £50,000 per annum + Generous package
06 Sep 2013
04 Oct 2013
Job Type

Position: Design & Build Manager - Permanent / Hertfordshire / To £70k

Location: Hertfordshire

Salary: To £70k + Package

Position: Design Manager progressing to Head of Design

Project: Hertfordshire based head office with Projects in London

Company Overview:

My client is a respected privately owned main contractor with an annual turnover in excess of £60 million. They undertake new build, refurbishment and fit-out projects up to £15 million in value within the M25. These projects are on both traditional and design and build contracts within the residential, commercial, health and education sectors.

Job Description/Role:

As their business continues to expand they are looking for an experienced Design Manager to take control of 2-4 projects valued between £5 million and £10 million and eventually managing the department within the next 12 months.

Ideally the successful individual will come from a site background (site management or engineering for example)

2 - 4 projects, generally valued between £5 million and £10 million within the M25 within the residential, commercial, health and education sectors.
Initial projects will including 2 healthcare projects, 1 valued at £8 million and 1 valued at £5 million and possibly 1 other to be decided

What are the Role/Duties?

  • Managing a team of design engineers, ensuring effective and efficient co-ordination of design drawings within set timescales and as per the design input documents
  • Establishing Project Design Control Plans
  • Endorsing Consultants works Design Plan and project system for design
  • Contract and Design reviews
  • Managing design co-ordination on site
  • Liaising with the Project Manager, Architects and Client

Experience Required:
You will have an excellent track record of managing consultancy teams and previous experience with a main contractor in the role of 'Design Manager'. The successful candidate will have good communication skills and have the desire to progress with a growing company. If you have all of the above you will rewarded with a highly competitive basic salary, a healthy benefits package and genuine career opportunities


You must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position

To apply for this role or enquire about others please either contact JamesTargett on 020 7415 7181 or send your CV to

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