Design Manager

Design Manager

Job Title: Design Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: AU$120000.00 - AU$140000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH7640_1622185455
Contact Name: John Bell
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 28, 2021 17:04

Job Description

Based just 5 mins from the CBD my client is an award winning National Construction Company with high staff retention rates and enormous benefits. They are diverse in the work they deliver but certainly have a very strong hold of the institutional and recreation sectors delivering complex architectural projects. Due to their reputation as industry leaders and repeat business from their impressive client base they are looking for a Design Manager to join their dedicated team.

The right person will receive a generous salary package and the opportunity to grow with a supportive, progressive team working on varied projects valued up to $40M. You will be working with some of Victoria's best Project Managers, where you will be challenged and developed.

Key responsibilities

      • Managing the design process using your commercial, contractual, programme/time awareness and technical expertise
      • Looking for value engineering solutions to minimise cost and build time
      • Supporting, understanding and advising the client as to the requirements and the obligations in the development of a building design
      • Ensuring design information is of the right quality and keeps pace with project timescales
      • Striving to eliminate delays in the project program

Key skills required to succeed

      • A strong attention to detail
      • A Tertiary qualification in Architecture or a related degree with the equivalent knowledge, skills
      • Previous experience as a Project Architect or Design Manager working on commercial projects
      • Strong understanding of construction methodology
      • Diverse project exposure required


      • Strong team of professionals in a supportive environment
      • Work on exciting, varied projects
      • Don't get pigeon-holed in your position
      • Regular social events
      • Clear career progression


If you are a Design Manager seeking a new challenge in a supportive environment please don't hesitate to get in contact with me for a confidential discussion or apply online.

Please contact John Bell on 0424 420 966