Design Coordinator


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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent August 4th 2021 £45,000 to £50,000 + package BTC/FP/2021/0408DC Brian Colton

Design Coordinator

Manchester

£45,000 to £50,000 + Package

Our client, an established and reputable North West Contractor, are currently seeking to recruit a Design Coordinator to join their team.

The business delivers various construction projects from £300k to £5m as a main contractor. They work on a lot of conversion and refurbishment projects, for example; listed buildings and apartments with structural alterations.

Some of your responsibilities:

  • Give design information to the production team allowing for projects to be completed
  • Maintain great relationships with consultants, clients, sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Research and give suggestions on different types of design processes
  • Assist in the preparation of Design & Build submission by liaising with the estimating team
  • Be professional and be a representative of the company
  • Work in conjunction with other departments: Buying, Commercial, Production & Estimating
  • Establish the most cost effective solution through value engineering
  • Negotiate fees and appoint all design consultants

You must have:

  • Knowledge of working at D&B Coordinator / Assistant Design Manager level on residential developments.
  • Architecture / Construction Degree or equivalent
  • An understanding of Planning Legislation, Design & Management Guidelines
  • Good level of IT; AutoCAD, Outlook, Excel & Word
  • Good level of communication skills
  • Skill to solve design issues proficiently