Hands on Design Manager for Major Development in London

London (Central), London (Greater)
Up to £90k & package & bonus
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Job Type

Hands on Design Manager for Major Development in London

Hands on Lead/Senior Design Manager for Major Development in London consisting of 1,200 homes & 58,000m2 of office space.

About the Client: SSA are recruiting on behalf of a £180m pa turnover specialist contractor. The group have in the recent past (3 years ago) started a buildings division which specialises in Hotel Design and Build Construction, Turnkey Construction solutions for developers and which works for a select group of choice Architects firms and clients.

The group have recognised that there is a gap in the industry for a very hands-on and determined approach to construction. The group have this year thus far secured over £100m in major projects and have a developed pipeline of opportunity that is exceptional (all with choice clients).

About the Role: Reporting to the Project Director but with the capability to work independently on your own you shall;

  • Play a hands-on Design Management role
  • Able to take control of brief and work with Project Managers
  • Need to be able to work on initiative
  • Professional approach with good communication skills
  • Ability to represent the company and liaise with clients
  • Background in Architecture or similar and previous role with Contractor would be desirable

You will be required to manage subcontracted inputs from a design perspective for integration into the project.  This would involve the management of the design and co-ordinate the inputs from multiple suppliers of projects / elements to me incorporated into the solution.

You will require a strong technical background with the ability to understand the project and the design elements to deliver same;

  • RC Frame
  • M&E
  • Cladding

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading London based Contractor with a substantial workload and portfolio of projects to deliver.


If you are interested in this role, please contact kieran@ssaltd.com

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