Design Manager in London at TalentSpa

Date Posted: 9/9/2022

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Job Description

Design  Manager – London & Site Based

 Salary: £50,000 to £70,000



We have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Design Manager to join our Construction team in London and be responsible for the functional leadership and management of design management resource on a major project or a smaller cluster of projects within the region or product stream, from pre-qualification to completion.

We have a proven track record in all our core markets: residential and mixed use developments,  industrial.

Key Accountabilities will include:

  • Produce agree and manage, with all relevant parties, a realistic design programme and information required schedule to satisfy design, procurement and construction requirements.
  • Manage the design on site with where appropriate the assistance of other site based resource implementing the design management procedures to ensure the timely production of information.
  • Where applicable manage/assist in the production of the Contractors proposals, ensuring they are complete, unambiguous, and have been reviewed by the bid team, and have been updated to include all post tender negotiations.
  • Ensure that all design deliverables are reviewed to establish they are within budget, are fully coordinated and are buildable.
  • Review the design with respect to mitigating Health and Safety issues prior to construction.
  • Ensure the project team are working to the agreed Contractors Proposals.
  • Where nominated control design change process management.
  • Where nominated organise and chair regular design team meetings.
  • Provide guidance to the project team on design related issues.
  • Assist the Principal/Senior Design Manager in the implementation of Continuous Improvement programmes and innovation.

To be successful in the role you will be an effective communicator with a positive, passionate and engaging approach when supporting and educating the business. You will have excellent Senior Design Management experience, gained from being involved in projects in excess of £20M.


  • Developer of Private Sector projects using traditional and design and build forms of contract
  • New build works on green and brown field sites
  • Demolition, extension, alteration and remodelling to existing facilities
  • Internal and external refurbishment of occupied facilities
  • Sectors include residential, commercial & industrial

Full Time - Based on site partly and in the London office

Salary dependent on experience.

Bonus Scheme

Pension scheme