Design ManagerCladding

Design Manager / Designer Required  - £25K to £60K depending on the level of experience  - Projects starts in 3 weeks.

About the Client:

Established for over 30 years this UK market-leading provider of Commercial Flooring, Roofing and Cladding solutions require a Design Manager / Designer to come on board. This role requires a high calibre applicant, with previous experience preferably on the cladding side, however they will consider other specialist subcontractor backgrounds.

About the Role:

  • You will manage the design process during the construction phase and must be able to explore value engineering and value creation opportunities.
  • You will need to explore various cost effective solutions within the design.
  • Your role will include reviewing tender enquiry documentation.
  • You will need to manage design through external consultants as required.
  • You will progress design issues within agreed programmes and ensure relevant personnel meet information delivery dates.
  • You will have to produce design information release programmes.
  • You will have to ensure that the consultant's scope of services, responsibilities and costs are agreed.
  • It will be up to you to manage drawings, specifications, RFI and instructions issued and received.
  • You will have to attend chair design meetings as required.

About the Candidate:

  • Roofing & cladding / flooring or other subcontractor background
  • Proven history in a similar role
  • Minimum Design Manager / Designer experience 1 year +
  • Full driving license
  • Computer literate – essential experience of AutoCAD plus working knowledge of databases, Word and Excel
  • Ability to translate concepts into drawings neatly and accurately; flair for drawing and design
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • A good understanding of architectural details including curtain wall, window and door systems and ability to organise data
  • Good communication skills, ability to prioritise workload and time management skills
  • Good level of accuracy, detail and administrative efficiency.
  • Only candidates with the relevant backgrounds will be considered
  • UK residents only

Points of Appeal:

  • Great salary package
  • Long term prospects
  • Interesting projects


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Grace Murphy on 0203 640 8989 or email