Senior Design Manager - Main Contractor
Posted on Jan 19, 2019 by Anonymous
-Design and delivery of all projects by ensuring the effective and efficient delivery of require project outcomes by exceeding client expectations on programme, cost and quality
-Ensure the Control Manager for the work orders (planned works) is fully aware of any impact on cost, quality and timely delivery of the design teams work
-Ensure all project outcomes meet the customer expectations
-Day to day management of direct reports and providing the strategy / leadership to achieve the business / contract objectives
-Management of the design team
-Manage risk, commercial issues and compliance processes and procedures in relation to Quality, H&S, Environmental Management and other policies
-Create and manage a design library and tap into existing libraries.
-Identify skill specialism and shortages.
-Establish and manage the documentation and deliverables completion processes.
-Verify & control status of consultants and subcontractors drawings and specifications & maintain registers.
-Production of a Contractors Proposal document in liaison with other internal departments.
-Preparation of Briefs for structural investigations, surveys and monitoring.
-Budgetary management of tender design fees and preparation of detailed design fee estimates.
-Designer liaison including design review meetings, progress & performance reporting, and design change control.
-Liaison with Clients, approval bodies and other relevant third parties.
-Input to analytical & interpretative reports on technical and commercial factors.
-Review of designs on behalf of the contractor, including interrogating drawings and other technical documentation.
-Leading evaluation of added value options and participation in value engineering meetings
Key Skills and Qualifications:
-Holds the relevant qualifications (Degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline)
-Chartered or Incorporated of a relevant institution.
-Demonstrable experience of management and leadership of a significant time period
-Experience and a proven track record of successful service/operational delivery and business operations
-Understanding of the relevant engineering, service or technical disciplines
-Knowledge of full MS office suite including Project, Project Server and SharePoint
-Knowledge of operational/project delivery and site experience of major schemes
-High degree of commercial awareness
-Ability to build relationships and interact effectively with all stakeholders
-Effective at presentations and group meetings
-Have vision, commitment and enthusiasm for change