Posted February 18, 2021

Head of Design

  • Employer Elements Europe
  • Location Telford
  • Salary On application

About the role: 

  • Leading offsite design solutions and innovating in our offering to customers.
  • Managing the technical design process using commercial, contractual, programme/time awareness and technical expertise.
  • Supporting, understanding and advising the client as to the requirements and obligations in the development of a building design
  • Ensuring the design process and solutions recognises current legislation, standards and codes of practice where appropriate
  • Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales
  • Striving to eliminate health and safety and financial risks in the design and construction process.
  • Managing internal and external relationships with design teams, procurement, production and specialist advisers
  • Supporting the production and maintenance of a project bid budget-Integrating central resources with regional business unit resources on project specific basis
  • Production of bid programs and action plans
  • Increasing understanding of the market and positions in the sector
  • Collaboration with the construction team on build-ability and logistics to feed back into the design process
  • Managing a design team, with the integration of external design consultants.

About the candidate:

  • Demonstratable experience within a similar position and industry
  • In-depth knowledge of all aspects of a construction project
  • Construction qualifications desirable (RIBA, Meng, RICS)
  • Knowledge of software and skill including using 2 & 3D CAD / other 3D modelling software such as Revit, Vertex and Tekla as necessary and BIM (Building Information Modeling).
  • History of managing a Design Team – either an architectural or construction background.
  • Good understanding and experience of BOPAS and NHBC accreditations as well as fire safety etc
  • Experience being the number one Design Lead on various residential, hotel and student accommodation projects
  • Strong commercial and communication skills; liaising with clients, consultants and various pre-construction & construction teams.

To apply online click here.

Paula Milsom

Paula Millsom
Recruitment Advisor

paula.millsom@constructionenquirer.com
07939 152081

Grant Prior

Grant Prior
News Editor

grant.prior@constructionenquirer.com
07775 870 417

01

Site Agent

Employer
FM Conway
Location
Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary
Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Date posted
4 March 2021
02

Senior Bid Manager

Employer
Lendlease
Location
London
Salary
On application
Date posted
28 February 2021
03

Building and Contracts Manager

Employer
Bradford Estates
Location
Telford/Shropshire
Salary
Competitive plus benefits
Date posted
24 February 2021
04

Sales Executives x3

Employer
OnSIte
Location
Dinnington/Worcester/Swindo
Salary
On application
Date posted
23 February 2021
05

Commercial Lead

Employer
Elements Europe
Location
Site based/National
Salary
On application
Date posted
18 February 2021
06

Head of Design

Employer
Elements Europe
Location
Telford
Salary
On application
Date posted
18 February 2021
07

Senior Estimator

Employer
ACS Construction Group
Location
Cheadle
Salary
£55,000 - £75,000 DOE
Date posted
18 February 2021
08

Programme Delivery Manager – Telecoms

Employer
nmcn
Location
Huthwaite
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
14 February 2021
09

Cables Supervisor – Telecoms

Employer
nmcn
Location
Warrington
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
14 February 2021
10

Senior Operations Manager – Telecoms

Employer
nmcn
Location
Warrington
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
14 February 2021
11

Planner

Employer
nmcn
Location
Plymouth
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
14 February 2021
12

Managing Quantity Surveyor

Employer
nmcn
Location
Annesley
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
14 February 2021
13

Quality Manager

Employer
nmcn
Location
Huthwaite
Salary
Competitive
Date posted
14 February 2021
14

CAD and Estimating Manager

Employer
Cordek
Location
Slinfold, West Sussex
Salary
On application
Date posted
11 February 2021
15

BIM Manager

Employer
Lendlease
Location
London
Salary
On application
Date posted
8 February 2021