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Location: Preston Brook
About the role
As a Design Manager for the Newmark Developments Division of the Group, you will be managing the design process from inception to handover, ensuring that the design meets the employer’s criteria, that the design is coordinated and delivered to meet the time and budgetary constraints of the design and the construction process giving due regard to cost in use and life cycle costing and buildability issues.
What you’ll be doing
Based from our Preston Brook offices, with regular travel to meetings UK wide, you’ll be involved with reviewing design proposals from internal and external consultants ensuring the most competitive and effective solution is arrived at, while supporting the Procurement Department in evaluation of alternative design solutions offered by subcontractors. You would also be responsible for researching new products for alternative forms of construction for the Group’s new developments.
Who we’re looking for
We’re looking for an experienced Design Manager who is comfortable to work off their own initiative with experience of working on high rise, mixed use developments. Candidates will require a knowledge of AutoCAD design software and Adobe Acrobat with strong time management and communication skills.
Why work for us
Be part of an award-winning company who cares for their employees and always looks to develop talent from within. Your future is in your hands with the Watkin Jones Group.
Successive generations of the Watkin Jones family have developed the Group to its leading position in the UK’s building, property development and construction companies who in 2016 floated on the Stock Exchange – it’s an exciting time to be joining us!
Contact the Recruitment Division on 01928 785988 for further information.