Senior Design Manager

Senior Design Manager

  • Hertfordshire
  • £70-85,000 USD / Year
  • Salary: £70-85,000

Senior Design Manager

Due to an impending retirement, we have a rare opportunity for a Senior Design Manager to join a highly regarded regional contractor in Hertfordshire.

They are small enough to be friendly and personable and large enough to offer you structure and progression

They operate in sectors including Education, industrial, healthcare, and commercial.

  1. Extremely low staff turnover
  2. Flexible working / home working
  3. Sites generally within an hour of their office
  4. Strong client base/ lots of repeat business
  5. Modern/ refurbished offices


Salary up to £85,000 plus the below benefits

  • Car allowance.
  • Fuel card that covers all fuel but you pay back for personal miles.
  • Annual holiday allowance of 25 days (5 of these are pre-reserved for Christmas shut down). An additional days holiday is awarded after 5, 7 & 10 years’ service up to a maximum of 28 days.
  • Pension
  • Private Medical cover
  • All professional membership subscriptions and training are covered.
  • Annual free health checks and flu jabs.
  • Employee Assistance Programme with mental health and well being support.
  • Eye tests and glasses paid for when regularly using a computer screen.
  • Regular pay reviews
  • Continued career progression

The role: Senior Design Manager

The successful candidate will take responsibility for technical compliance and design management at early feasibility and procurement stages, but also with involvement monitoring the on-site Design coordination and managing external consultants.

You will lead design process on D & B projects to produce accurate coordinated information in line with the agreed specification, programme and cost plan.

You will act as the key point of coordination between the design teams, client and on-site delivery team.

Joining an established design team of 9, you will be working on a range of schemes, typically between £5-12m in value.

You will enjoy a flexible working pattern between home, site, and their office

Working hours 8.30 – 5 with 1 hour for lunch

The right person – Senior Design Manager – Hertfordshire

  • You will be an experienced Design Manager within the construction industry
  • You will have worked for a main contractor.
  • You will have new build or refurbishment or civil engineering experience.
    Good experience and proficiency with Design Management processes
  • Degree qualified in a construction related discipline

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