Design Manager

Posted 04 October 2021
Salary$125,0000 - $140,000 plus bonus
Job type Permanent

Job description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for a leading property developer as a Design Manager based in Auckland.   

This current project portfolio is steadily growing, and you will be working closely with multiple internal and external stakeholders managing the design process and maximising greater living spaces.
Being able to demonstrate that front end design management through consent and drive the design on several projects at different stages.

Other responsibilities will include: 
  • Employ technical expertise in the design process of new development projects. 
  • Develop and maintain detailed documentation of design processes through all stages of design.
  • Managing and coordinating the design review for submissions from the contractor. 
  • Working closely with design teams on complex issues, and progress on projects. 
  • Ensuring design specifications are being met during the construction process. 
  • Assist the Development Team where required.
  • Work with internal stakeholders, external consultants, contractors, manufacturers and suppliers, Councils, and regulatory authorities to ensure all projects meet all outcomes.
  • Reporting to the Head of Design within giving detailed progress reports. 
To be considered for the role the ideal candidate will come from an architectural or design management background in an Architectural practice or consultancy/client-side role.  

Other Requirements: 
  • Architectural experience across Project initiation and predesign, concept, preliminary and developed design stages, detailed design, and documentation.
  • Residential experience would be an advantage but not necessary. 
  • Experience managing projects from detailed design and planning through to completion. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to manage the demands of designers, engineers, and contractors on site. 
To apply online please attach a CV or if you require more information on the role call Matt Donnelly on 0220197808