Design Manager - South England

competitive - Design
Ref: 6 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 Jun 2019
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Rightpath Recruitment

Design Manager

Rightpath Recruitment has an excellent opportunity for a Design Manager to work long term in the Brighton area. Our client is a well-established main contractor who delivers projects in excess of £150M. With a strong order book for the next 3 years in the area, this is a great opportunity for a Design Manager who wants to stop the busy commute to London.

As a Design manager you will have proven track record of working on design elements of delivery for large schemes up to £20M+. The successful candidate will have experience working for leading main building contractors with an excellent design project portfolio. The contactor specialises in RC fame developments of both Residential and student accommodations.


  • Degree or equivalent in a construction / architectural disciplines
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of current Building Regulations
  • Knowledge of current H&S legislation
  • Strong time management and communication skills


  • To attend internal and external meetings
  • Review design drawings detailing put forward by architects and structural engineers
  • Review design proposals from internal and external consultants ensuring most competitive and effective solution arrived at.
  • Support Procurement Department in evaluation of alternative design solutions offered by subcontractors.
  • Review the design and technical Review sub-contractor proposals and provide technical support to Procurement and QS's
  • Evaluate new construction methods and products and ensure fit for purpose
  • Support project teams on site with regards to any design/construction changes due to technical issues
  • Support Assistant Design Manager

For more information please contact Diarmaid Fee

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