Freelance Design Manager


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North West - Merseyside Freelance April 4th 2019 negotiable dependent on experience LKFF1036 Lyndsey Kenny

We are looking for a Design Manager to work within a main contractor on a prolific project. You will work alongside and bring together the architects, structural/service engineers and specialist designers to produce a coordinated design. This role is based in Liverpool.

This project will be for an initial period of 4 to 12 weeks (possible leading to a longer contract).

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the design team
  • Managing the design process using your technical expertise
  • Supporting and advising the relevant teams on the technical aspect of a large scheme
  • Ensuring that the design process adheres to the current legislation and standards of practice
  • Working with consultants

You must be able to:

  • Communicate effectively with the relevant stakeholders and drive the project forward
  • Strive to eliminate health and safety risks in the design and financial risks during construction
  • Encourage the Design consultants to produce their best work
  • Manage the design costs effectively

This is a confirmed vacancy with an immediate start available.