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Design Manager - Excellent Opportunity

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    Clive Dunne

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    9 days ago

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Position: Design Manager - Architectural

Location: Monaghan

Salary: Negotiable DOE

The Job: Excellent Opportunity to join one of Ireland's leading practices


  • Design Lead
  • Representing the Design Team at Management & Operation Meetings
  • Co-ordinate, oversee and support all design activities - ensuring that Team Members work efficiently and have clear and achievable targets
  • Form a central hub between the client, internal and external design teams to lead and ensure that design briefs reach conclusion as efficiently as possible
  • Manage and coordinate the development of bespoke and off-the-shelf designs and specifications with the assistance from other members of the design team
  • Ensure that all designs achieve compliance of current building regulations and other statutory requirements
  • Post client design approval, facilitate a clear handover to the production team including working drawings and specification of finishes
  • Remain involved during production and installation process as required to ensure the successful delivery of all projects
  • Develop a strong working knowledge of the building system and product options
  • Contribute to the immediate and ongoing development of the building system in various areas as required and taking into account internal and external needs
  • The Design Manager is the technical point of contact for Architects, Engineers, Builders and End-users, you will deal directly with (or delegate) to ensure queries are effectively dealt with
  • Manage the catalogue of details for both internal and external use ensuring it remains concurrent with production methods and building regulations
  • Technical support as required to filtered sales prospects and any related advising parties
  • Manage and present designs (off-the-shelf and bespoke) to end-users, architects, engineers, developers and building contractors
  • Occasionally participate in Sales & Marketing Activities


  • Essential
  • A Bachelor Degree or equivalent in related subject (e.g. Architecture, Engineering or Construction)
  • Track record in the successful delivery of construction projects in Ireland
  • Strong Organisational, Project Management and IT Skills
  • A keen eye for detail and effective Communication skills
  • Experience in Construction Detailing (2D or 3D)
  • Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills
  • Desirable
  • Experience in leading a team of Architects, Designers and/or Engineers providing mentorship, setting expectations and ensuring project delivery
  • Experience in REVIT
  • Experience in Modular or Precast Concrete Construction

Due to the urgency of this vacancy, it is not possible for our client at this time to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorships already in place. Therefore, we are unable to consider candidates who do not have full authorization to work in Ireland. Applications submitted without the necessary visa in place will not be considered.