Design Manager - Northern Ireland

Ref: 1228 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Mar 2021
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Design Manager (Fit-Out)            County Antrim  £40-45k

INFORM3 are recruiting for an experienced Design Manager for an established and well-known company based in County Antrim. Our client offers a professional and honest approach to construction and have delivered schemes across multiple sectors. With a blend of refurbishments and new builds they have a solid portfolio and due to new work being won they are expanding their design management capability.

The successful candidate will be supporting the Fit-out team by swiftly resolving any design-related issues in line with commercial objectives to keep the wider construction programmes on track.


  • Taking full responsibility for the design coordination of projects developing the designs, producing workshop drawings and managing the coordination between departments
  • Ensuring technical excellence across projects and opportunities from pre-project through to detailed delivery
  • Providing a focus for, and leading, the pre-construction phase design processes, liaising with the client and design team
  • Auditing the designs and identifying inconsistencies, discrepancies and missing information as well as recording, reporting and tracking
  • Managing the production and control of the design programme and reporting against it
  • Reviewing the development of designs regularly alongside the stakeholders to ensure projects are aligned
  • Managing the production and approval of samples, mock-ups and quality benchmarks


  • Minimum of 5 years experience performing in a similar role ideally from a Fit-out background
  • Degree Certification in a relevant subject highly desirable
  • Knowledgeable in current building regulations and H&S legislation
  • A passion for design, a commitment to excellence and a focus on continuous improvement on both a personal and divisional level
  • A high level of attention to detail and the ability to stay focused
  • The organisational skills it takes to prioritise your own work, deliver on time and delegate effectively
  • A willingness to take full accountability for your role, actions, judgements and decisions

For any more information on the role please contact Steve on 0283 089 8345.

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