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Design Manager - Construction

Leading national construction company seeks an experienced senior Design Manager to deliver projects across a variety of sectors.
  • Salary: A$150,000-180,000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Melbourne
  • Sector: Architecture
  • Job Ref: 46584

About this role

Our client is a leading national construction company that delivers projects across a variety of sectors including commercial, retail, sports, health, defense and residential. Due to continued growth, they are now looking to take on a senior Design Manager in their Melbourne team. 


Key Responsibilities

  • Act as the client’s design manager with a strong focus on the management of a number of consultants and coordination with the construction team.
  • Lead a number of packages, review compliance, chair design meetings, manage document control and ensure all technical requirements are met in line with sector specific processes and procedures. 


Skills & Experience

  • Tertiary qualifications in architecture, engineering or construction
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience on large scale projects $50-250m+
  • Proven experience in the delivery phase, ideally with a developer or construction company
  • Leadership and problem solving skills with the capacity to drive and develop others, whilst demonstrating an ability to manage multiple stakeholders with a strong focus on delivery,
  • Strong communication skills and a collaborative nature 
  • Experience on PPP projects would be an advantage
  • Health or defense experience viewed favorably


Georgie Brice

Bio: Prior to joining Bespoke in 2011, Georgie was a registered architect and worked with architecture practices in Adelaide and Melbourne on education, commercial and multi-residential projects. She is now principal in the Melbourne office and enjoys engaging with the architecture and design community and utilising her extensive network to bring together the best people.

+61 (0)3 9663 1188

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