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Freeland Design Manager

Salary: £280 - £350/day
Title: Freeland Design Manager

They are seeking an experienced Design Manager to join our team in London. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the design process on projects with significant M&E components. This role demands a proactive and organised individual who can manage complex designs, coordinate with various stakeholders, and ensure projects meet all technical and regulatory standards.


**Key Responsibilities:**
- Lead the design process from inception to completion, ensuring adherence to project specifications, timelines, and budgets.
- Collaborate closely with architects, engineers, and other consultants to develop and refine design solutions.
- Manage and coordinate the work of the design team, including internal and external resources.
- Ensure all designs comply with relevant regulations and standards, particularly in M&E.
- Review and approve design documents, drawings, and specifications.
- Conduct regular design reviews and progress meetings with the project team.
- Provide technical support and guidance to project teams during the construction phase.
- Identify and mitigate design-related risks throughout the project lifecycle.
- Foster strong relationships with clients, subcontractors, and suppliers to facilitate smooth project delivery.


My Client is a leading main contractor renowned for delivering high-quality projects with substantial Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) content. With a strong portfolio across various sectors, they pride themselves on their innovative approach, commitment to excellence, and a dynamic work environment.

Candidate requirements

**Qualifications and Experience:**
- Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, or a related field.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in a design management role, preferably within a main contracting environment.
- Proven experience managing projects with high M&E content.
- Strong knowledge of construction methods, materials, and building regulations.
- Excellent communication, leadership, and organisational skills.
- Proficiency in design software (e.g., AutoCAD, Revit) and project management tools.
- Ability to work under pressure.

Role benefits

**What they Offer:**
- Competitive salary and benefits package.
- Opportunity to work on high-profile projects in London.
- A supportive and collaborative work environment.
- Continuous professional development and career progression opportunities.

Give us a call on 02070027878 or drop an email to and we can arrange a time that is good for you. If you decide after our conversation that you are happy where you are, then we absolutely understand.

Apply now


Consultant: Brian MacFarlane
Telephone number: 02070027878

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