Design Manager - Elephant & Castle

Recruiter
Lendlease
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

For over 50 years we have used our imagination to create the best places, state-of-the-art buildings, thriving communities and ingenious infrastructure solutions. Our journey has taken us across the globe, from Australia to Asia, the Americas and Europe. And along the way we have set new standards by challenging conventional thinking for the better. What makes us different is that we understand, and can deliver the whole process - or just part of it -from Investment to Development to Construction. But most importantly, with everything we do, we leave a positive sustainable legacy for future generations to enjoy.

Lend Lease Construction works in four continents, delivering ground breaking places such as London's Olympic Village, the Petronas Twin Towers in Malaysia and the Sydney Opera House.
Our reputation is founded on how we have achieved these and the many other challenging projects. Meticulous safety standards, an ongoing pursuit of improved sustainability and a creative approach to problem solving all play a part in achieving high standards and high levels of success.
And so naturally we are seeking those with the highest potential to achieve. Build your career with us.

Job Purpose and Scope:

The role of the Design Manager is to ensure that an effective and productive liaison is established between the external design team, the construction and commercial team and Statutory Authorities whilst interfacing with the client team. The Design Manager directs the external design team ensuring the best design solutions are achieved whilst maintaining the essence of the design concept throughout the project life cycle by resolving buildability, safety, cost, programme issues through the pre contract, construction and post contract stages of the design process.

Dimensions (skills, experience and capabilities):

• Registered and construction industry professional, eg: Registered Architect or Chartered Engineer
• A minimum of 10 years working experience within the construction industry post qualification
• Ability to lead an external design team
• Ability to become a trusted and valued member of a site based team