Design Manager

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My client is looking to strengthen their Engineering team with a Design & Technical Delivery Manager for their water frameworks.

Based at their Brighton offices you will be responsible for delivering engineering solutions at a project / tranche level from initial definition of need through optioneering, solution development, detail design and construction support.

You will report directly to the Head of Engineering and the responsibilities will include:

* To lead a team of discipline design engineers in the development of wastewater technical solutions from initial need statement through optioneering, solution development, value engineering, detail design and construction support.

* Ensure affordable design solutions are developed within project budget and solution risk is appropriately managed and communicated throughout the solution development process.

* Establish collaborative working relationships with the client, design teams, construction staff and supply chain representatives to promote buildability and supply chain efficiency in design outputs.

* Ensure sustainable design solutions completed in accordance with CDM Regulations Provide design solutions that meet all the requirements of the programme’s systems and governance procedures.

* Agree design budgets, monitor performance against the budget and provide forecast costs to completion for individual projects.

* Record, monitor and control design changes in order to maximise cost efficiency.

* Establish and agree design costs and programme timescales with the Programme Manager.

* Organise the work required and document the Design Management Plan / Project Execution Plan.

* Deliver the design stage outputs of each project within the agreed timescale and budget.

Please note there is movement on the salary.

Requirements

* Experience of technical project delivery in a design-build environment

* Experience in the Wastewater Treatment Industry

* Experience in leading and managing multi-disciplinary design teams

* Degree in an engineering-related discipline

* Must be delivery-driven with the ability to set targets, manage and motivate multi-disciplinary teams to deliver to time, cost and quality objectives

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