Feb 23, 2021
£45,000 - £70,000 yearly
Talented Design Manager required
We have been instructed to source a Design Manager, for our client, a main contractor involved in the Lidl store rollout across the UK. The initial project is in Essex, a D&B scheme valued at £4m and will involve demolition, build and fit out. , The contractor predominately specialise in design and build and refurbishment schemes.
The Design Manager’s main function will be to co-ordinate / manage the design activity within the procedures required by our client, to ensure that the Design complies with the Contract Documents, current legislation (Building Regulations etc) and align with the Contractors Proposals and Commercial Plan. The Design Manager will be responsible, alongside the Lidl's team, for the management of the external consultants to ensure that design freeze and sign off is achieved to comply with the Contract programme. The Design Manager’s role is to support and be a member of the site contract team, as well as working alongside the estimating team on formulating successful tenders. The Design Manager will mainly be involved with Design and Build contracts, the building works range from Large retail developments to exclusive new build hotels.
The successful Design Manager will ideally come from a construction or architectural background, with experience of working for a main contractor and an understanding of having Lidl's as a client. Must also have a good ‘eye’ for detail