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Design Manager

Design Manager

Job Title: Design Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, Australia, Sydney CBD
Industry: Construction
Reference: DK020822
Contact Name: Denise Kostoulias
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2022

Job Description

Design Manager required for a nationally recognized top tier commercial builder, based from their office in Sydney. They operate across Commercial, Education, Health, Government and Mixed-Use with projects up to $500m.

As the Design Manager you will be responsible for managing the delivery of construction projects from inception to completion. You will be involved from the front end, liaising with the client, the design team and all relevant stakeholders - through to the delivery of the project.

As the Design Manager you will be responsible for:
  • Selection and engagement of consultants to produce construction documentation
  • Manage consultants and coordinate the documentation process with consultants. 
  • Run design meetings. Follow up issues raised by consultants.
  • Ensure services applications are lodged by consultants
  • Hand over documentation to the construction team and assist them during construction on design queries
  • Manage client during the design and construction process.
  • Run multiple jobs at the same time
To be considered for the position of Design Manager you will require:
  • Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture or similar
  • Minimum 5 years'+ Experience in a Design Management
  • Experience within the ECI (Early Contractor Involvement) and Tender Phase as well as the Construction & Delivery Phase is essential
  • Be very strong with Value Engineering & Buildability 
  • Project Management Experience demonstrating Time, Cost and Scope understanding
  • Demonstrated experience in functional briefs, consultant scopes and engagements
  • Experience over various building types in excess of $50m in value
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Denise Kostoulias on (02) 9376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.

Thanks for your consideration.