Briggs & Forrester Engineering Services
A great opportunity for a Regional Design Manager has become available to join our South East regional team based out of our Northampton office. The candidate will be responsible for the management and overseeing of the design department from tender to completion, including the management of external design consultants and an excellent internal design team. This is a permanent position and a good opportunity to join our expanding region. Key Roles & Responsibilities • Overseeing and inputting into the tendering process from a design perspective. • Selecting, or having input into the selection of, specialist subcontractors or other organisations that will help complete the project work • Advising on the selection of materials used and other aspects of procurement • Managing processes relating to the project's design to ensure that everything is delivered to schedule and budget, working very closely with estimators, quantity surveyors, project managers, senior management team and other key members. • Reviewing and advising on designs, ensuring they meet regulatory and legislative requirements and the client’s brief • Conducting financial, technical and operational risk assessments and advising on risks, opportunities and potential hazards • Keeping up to date with relevant regulations, codes and legislation • Chairing design meetings, writing reports and giving presentations. • Assist in the development and mentoring of others within the team • Liaising closely with other professionals internally and externally • Attending a range of project group and technical meetings.
- Competitive salary based on experience - 25 days holidays (up to 30 with service) plus bank holidays - Flexible holiday scheme - Pension scheme - Employee owned company - Wellbeing and employee benefit programmes