Design Manager


About this role

  • Control all design process: Pre-design, design, drawings & technical notes delivery, planning and tracking design activities;
  • In charge of design engineering provided from the contract specifications;
  • Ensure the repartition of tasks to the design team in order to issue the design outputs;
  • Mobilize a team of calculation engineers to manage complex projects;
  • Advise the client and its representative in order to guarantee the best possible exploitation of the drawings delivered by the design office: for example, advice on ergonomics, design or to complying standards;
  • Responsible for the performance and the productivity of his team but less involved in the commercial phases;
  • Validate the design engineering progress with the various engineers of his team. Provide them with technical or methodological support on the various design studies carried out;
  • Supervise the CAD teams (draftsmen and / or designers) to meet the quality and deadline objectives;
  • Continuously evaluate the tools available to teams (calculation engineer as CAD) and keep abreast of new tools available on the market;
  • Make the necessary investments in terms of resources (human or technical) in order to guarantee the performance of the design office;
  • Suggest the recruitment of new employees and evaluate the individual and collective performance of the team;
  • Validate the shop drawing issued by the draftsmen / designers in conjunction with the calculation engineers;
  • Guarantee compliance with the budget and turnover for the design office;
  • Identify calls for tenders on the market likely to correspond to the positioning and know-how of the design office;
  • Formalize all responses to calls for tenders in conjunction with teams of experts from the design office: quantity surveyors, calculation engineers, business engineers, etc.;
  • Understand and follow the requests expressed by the various clients of the design office. Dialogue with all the key interlocutors linked to the project in order to understand all the expectations;
  • Analyze the need for each project according to all the criteria, both technical and functional, deadlines and budgets;
  • Rely on the teams of quantity surveyors in order to obtain a precise vision of the project in terms of quotation and feasibility for the design office.

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Khurshid Ahmed
Brunel Energy UAE Dubai

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