Design manager

Posted on: 2018-04-30
Sector: Engineering, Constuction & Design
Location: Asia Pacific
Job reference: 2648294

  • Diverse projects – Retail Fit out
  • Leading Design consultancy
  • Immediate start

Currently looking for Design Managers – Retail Fit out – Construction 

  • Shanghai 
  • Jakarta 
  • Singapore 
  • Hong Kong 

This is a global consulting services firm with an excellent reputation. As a business they are extremely innovative and creative, their forward thinking approach means they always provide tailored solutions for their clients to an exceptional standard. Working with a range of developers and Clients, they need an experienced individual to be based in either, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Jakarta or Singapore.

This is an essential post within the organization that will see the individual manage the creative design process and will require daily contact with a diverse range of technical and non-technical specialists.

Duties will include:

  • Responsible for quality control and output of design & documentation team
  • Responsible for drawing adherence to company standards
  • Ensure design budgets and targets are met
  • Assist with the creation of drawing templates
  • Liaise with design account managers from global offices via email, phone, and video conference
  • Responsible for mentoring and assisting development of designers
  • Responsible for allocating projects to design & documentation team
  • Provide Design Director with overview of projects and required resources
  • Actively participate in performance reviews of design & documentation team
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement initiatives

Applying individuals will need to clearly demonstrate/have the following:

  • Minimum 8 years industry experience
  • In-depth knowledge of all aspects of a construction project
  • High level expertise of technical drawings & standards
  • Experience with retail & roll-out projects
  • Experience setting up drawing templates for roll-out projects
  • Knowledge of software including ArchiCAD and BIM (Building Information Modeling)
  • Good communication and people skills
  • Excellent motivational and leadership skills
  • Work well under pressure

If you believe this opportunity is right for you, please send your CV in English to Holly Ackland by using the “Apply Now” button below.

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