Design Manager

Position: Design Manager

Location: East Sussex

Salary: £70-80k, car or allowance, management benefits

Our Client is looking to strengthen their Engineering team with a Design Manager for their Southern Water AMP 7 framework. Working from their offices near Brighton you will be a key member of the Design Leadership Team accountable for the delivery of engineering solutions across the £300m AMP7 water and wastewater programme of work from initial definition of need through optioneering, solution development, detail design and construction support.

The Role

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

Play an active role within the Design Leadership Team

Design production and reporting of progress at a Framework level

Resource Management at Framework level

Recruitment and on-boarding of design staff

Design team competency assurance and coordination of training needs

Competency assurance for specialist outsourced designers and supply chain designers

Development and continual improvement of AMP7 design procedures and ownership of the Design Management Audit process

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

Educated to Degree level

Water sector experience with an understanding of water and wastewater treatment processes

Working knowledge of CDM and construction Health & Safety

Planning, resource management, change management and budget management

Significant line / team management experience in a Design and Build environment

Key Words:

Design Manager

Design Management

Design Delivery

Design Planning

Design Support

Design Costing

Design Leadership

Resource Planning

Progress Reporting Systems

Water Industry

Water Treatment


Waste Water


Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Process Engineering


Job Information

Job Reference: 886747_1605186343
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Locations: South East
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Civil,Electrical,Mechanical,Senior Appointments

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