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Design Manager

  • Design Manager to start in January 2021
  • Must have experience in commercial/industrial projects
  • Excellent opportunity to move to client side

The Design Manager will be responsible for the pre-construction design development and approval of new commercial and industrial focused properties, and the overall management and innovation of building design standards.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Provide accurate sketch plans
  • Review of existing town planning and existing condition drawings to accommodate client’s requirements.
  • Preparation and transmittal of client briefs and brand standard appendices to external parties
  • Provide design guidance and information to internal stakeholders and external consultants
  • Review, negotiate, track and finalise changes in the client’s brief
  • Ensure all drawings are compliant with the clients brief and agreement for lease documentation
  • Assist with the handover, FF&E procurement process and construction phase queries.
 
Requirements:
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in an architectural business, with a focus on design management.
  • Well-developed and broad understanding of building services and terminology.
  • Working knowledge of BCA, town planning requirements, and Australian Standards.
  • Experience with commercial and industrial focused projects.
  • Project management experience.
  • Experience with briefing / project managing consultants.
  • Good understanding of quality control and acceptable standard of finish.
  • An understanding of landlord / tenant obligations in leasing would be an advantage.
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your design coordination skills in an industry with great career development potential.