Design Manager – Dublin €87000

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Design Manager – Dublin €87000

Location: Dublin Salary: €87000

Design Manager – Dublin

Main contractor Tier 1

Job Description

•             In conjunction with the site team, manage the setting out of the project with emphasis on the co-ordination of architectural and engineering information.

•             In conjunction with the site team, co-ordinating utilities and services from and between the mechanical and electrical engineers and the various utility providers.

•             In conjunction with the Project Manager / Site Manager, prepare and maintain the schedule of information requirements. In accordance with the contract   programme forward same to the architect and/or engineer as appropriate.  Monitor the Information Schedule regularly and advise the Project Manager / Site Manager of progress and problems arising.

•             Co-ordinate and manage the technical submittal process for all elements / components required to construct the project, to include the preparation and maintenance of a monitoring system that tracks the status of technical submittals in line with the contract programme. Monitor the technical submittal tracking document regularly and advise the Project Manager of progress and problems arising.

•             Prepare and maintain a procurement tracking schedule based on approved technical submittals and approval of costs where relevant in line with the contract programme.

•             Deal promptly with all queries raised during the course of the contract.  Ensure that all queries are recorded in a proper and efficient manner.

 Specific Requirements

•             10+ years’ experience working as a Design Manager / Design Coordinator on building projects

•             Relevant Third level qualification (Engineering or Architectural)

•             Previous Main Contractor experience

•             Excellent attention to detail and organisational / planning skills.


  • Preparing estimate Direct and Indirect Costs
  • Identifying and evaluating risk and opportunities
  • Developing risk registers
  • Presenting estimates to senior management for review
  • Preparing tender and contract documents for submission
  • Qualify bid with any necessary risk items and exclusions/qualifications
  • Investigate and develop value engineering options
  • To attend client presentations and providing information to clients in a professional manner
To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
Collaborative, passionate, reliable and adaptable - we do not promise what we cannot deliver.