Reporting directly to the Construction Director with responsibility for a design team of 19. The ideal candidate will have Design Management experience for Curtain Wall/Glazing/Façade projects.
Responsibilities will include:
·Formulating and managing the programming of both internal and external design resources whilst working to a budget.
·Providing direction and drive to the design office and external designers.
·Implementing measures within the team to identify and capture variations at source and notify Project Managers.
·Liaising closely with pre construction team to ensure that the design is in accordance with the product sold.
·Weekly reviews with Senior Designers and present an overview at Operational meetings.
·Implement Measures within the team to submit technical data for approval on a project by project basis.
·Continuous development of the team by identifying any skill deficiencies.
·Identifying & implementing training
·Consideration of other strategies to reduce any associated costs, for example Structural Engineer, consultants.
·Monitor/Review design in the team before being released to the client.
·Strong design knowledge of glazing, cladding and façade technology.
·Familiar with design software packages to include: Autocad, Solidworks, Revit
·Ensure CDM is implemented in the design.
·Understanding of BIM.
·Responsible for overseeing the Design office in Cannock and to include regular visits.
The ideal person will have:
·Previous experience in a similar position from within the industry – Curtain walling/Glazing/Facades
·Excellent technical ability.
·Exceptional communication skills at all levels.
·Strong management skills.
·Proactive with an eye for problem solving and continuous improvement.
This is a full-time position working Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm based at their offices in the Suffolk region.