Senior Design Manager
Previous Experience: Minimum 10 years of experience in the same field
As the Design Manager you will be responsible for managing the design functions on projects as assigned including liaising with Architecture on interior space planning, engineering a specialty functions throughout all phases from feasibility to operations.
Meet with Client to determine Requirements & Needs.
Design & Create solutions (Sketches, Plans & Specifications).
Develop presentations which may include drawings, sketches, renderings, perspectives, color and material boards, photographs or models.
Prepare working drawings and specifications for implementing the design (including materials, finishes, joinery work and furnishings.
Consider materials, effects and costs, liaise with suppliers, arrange samples and prepare specifications.
Collaborate with professional and technical consultants (mechanical, electrical and structural engineers, architects, audio-visual consultants).
Report timescales & progress to the manager.
Discuss price quotations for designs using standard pricing schemes and including options for using different materials with projects department.
Manage a team of designers & draftsman for the technical details and guide them on all design matters.
Preparing the scope of work and timeline for team and drawings and conceptual details.
Nominate suppliers and contractors according to the design and materials selected by the client.
Provide a weekly report to the Director of Operations for the projects assigned and design issues and changes.
Attend coordination meetings with regards to all design matters.
Do coordination meetings with other consultants on all M&E aspects of the projects.
Check drawing packages before issuance to owners and site.
Following up preparing the material list, sample boards and bill of quantities for the approved design.
Anticipating design work to be produced, time frames and resources needed as realistic programs.
Follow up preparing of working construction shop drawings and coordinate with the structural – MEP drawings.
Follow up and Coordinate between factory and project Manager. Engineer, subcontractor and the client representative at all the steps of the project from initiation step till handing over including monitoring and following up any expected variations to insure that the design had been followed by all parties.
Our Client is a leader in the Gulf’s highly competitive interior fit-out and joinery industry. With a wealth of experience and unmatched resources they have built a remarkable reputation for craftsmanship, quality and value.
With a 15,000m2 state-of-the-art joinery fabrication facility and a design team of top international professionals the company has the expertise and capacity to undertake major interior projects from design to delivery.
|Job Location:||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|Company Industry:||Construction/Civil Engineering|