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Job Ref:  204672302
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Industry:  Construction
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
City:  Manchester
Post Code:  M13
Salary:  £50000 - £60000/annum
11/10/2016 09:04
An opportunity for a Design Manager/ Design & Build Manager in the Built Environment has come available, working for the main contractor on a large high rise/PRS £50 million scheme in Manchester City Centre over the next 18months.

You will have the pleasure of working for a growing main contractor that has been in existence for over 25 years, a brand that is recognised for its world-class reputation, synonymous with quality, and delivering results consistently.

Your role will include and not be limited to:

* Managing the design process using commercial, contractual, programme/time awareness and technical expertise
* Supporting, understanding and advising on the requirements and obligations in the development of a building design
* Ensuring the design process recognises current legislation, standards and codes of practice where appropriate
* Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales
* Attend internal and external meetings including chairing
* Review design drawings in accordance with Building Regulations
* Support the Procurement Department in evaluation of alternative design solutions offered by subcontractors.
* Research and develop new products for alternative forms of construction
* Monitor and eliminating Health & Safety risks in the design and financial risks during construction.
* Required to work independently and contribute to the setting of deadlines, devise new methods, using a high degree of autonomy
* Responsible for managing all day to day matters

Skills required:

* Good forward planners
* Architectural / Design or technical background is not essential but is advantageous
* In-depth knowledge of all aspects of a construction project
* Knowledge of software including AutoCAD and BIM (Building Information Modeling)
* Good communication and people skills
* Excellent motivational and leadership skills
* Work well under pressure
* Ability to present ideas effectively
* Able to evaluate ideas of others

Desirable Qualifications:

* A BTEC in Building Studies, Building Engineering or Building Management
* HNC / HND / Degree in Construction Management
* BSC in Design Management is advantageous
* Good knowledge of UK Building Regulations
* Basic knowledge of AutoCAD design software course and Adobe Acrobat
* Good knowledge of Word and Excel
* Working towards or possessing Chartered Status in Construction (CIOB/MCIOB)

If you are looking for career progression and have UK Building Regulations high rise/PRS schemes experience, call Reese Scholtz on (Apply online only) to discuss
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