Technical Manager, Residential Developer

Location
London
Salary
£70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted
20 Sep 2016
Closes
15 Nov 2016
Ref
941441
Contact
Stephen Glands
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Based in the heart of the West End, this London focused residential developer is looking for a Technical Manager to join the construction arm of the company.

The quality of housing that this company produces is very high. Their patch extends from west London through to Westminster and can vary from one off houses to 40 unit developments.

In total, the company employs around 40 professional staff so this may appeal to individuals who feel they have become a cog in the works at a large company and perhaps are yearning for more autonomy and recognition for their contribution.

Projects are both new build and refurbishments and range from 2M to 6M construction cost.

Responsibilities

Design development from provision of employers requirements
Putting the final detail in to design so that the construction plans are ready for site use
Management of the consultant team so that deliverables are achieved to the design program
Completing CDP elements in conjunction with subcontractors and designers
Value engineering of design
Consultant appointments, albeit the team is often novated by the employer
Control of consultant fees
Compilation of standard details in conjunction with the estimator


Person

Previous technical management experience for a main contractor
Able to identify the gaps in design as well as provide the answers where necessary
Must have an excellent grasp of build considerations
Must be commercial and have an understanding of build cost
Excellent knowledge of London residential building regulations and standards
Used to managing architectural, structural and services teams
Experience of both new build and heavy conversion
Self motivated with the ability to prioritise workload
Attention to detail