W1siziisimnvbxbpbgvkx3rozw1lx2fzc2v0cy9jyxbzdg9uzs9qcgcvymfubmvylwrlzmf1bhqtam9ilmpwzyjdxq

Design Director - Iconic London Landmark

Design Director - Iconic London Landmark

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Construction and Development

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent package

  • Contact:

    Tom Squires

  • Contact email:

    t.squires@capstone-recruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH5096_1538564747

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-02

Capstone are working on an exclusive basis with the UK's most prestigious Landed Estate consisting of a portfolio of historic, listed buildings and iconic landmarks. With their most prestigious asset about to undertake a major overhaul and transformation programme, they require a Design Director to manage the entire services (MEP) element of this complex project. Along with the replacement of services, the programme is also aimed at improving benefits and efficiencies for this prestigious building and will play a key role in its development and operational success for years to come.

Key responsibilities of this unique and exciting role;

  • Lead, direct and co-ordinate the overall services design delivery within the agreed construction strategy to cost, time and quality with minimal impact on day to day operations
  • Acting as the principal individual accountable for all design undertaken within the Reservicing PMO
  • Developing a detailed programme of design work against resources
  • Working closely with the Property Team to ensure that design is continually approved and "fit for purpose"
  • Providing strong leadership and direction for the internal and external multi-disciplinary Design Team, ensuring it is sufficiently resourced and highly skilled
  • Ensuring that design meets all quality standards set out in the construction strategy
  • Leading on all design matters and being the key focal point for design progress and budget reports
  • To develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders ensuring that all design is considered alongside current historical infrastructure

The successful candidate

You will be degree educated and professionally qualified as an Architect or Chartered Engineer with experience of managing package based design work in historic or listed buildings. You will have a proven track record in the implementation of large-scale design programmes with a particular focus on MEP and services. With strong knowledge of construction contracts, you will be highly adept at managing external contractors and multi-disciplined design teams. It is essential that you have strong leadership and people management skills and be highly credible and effective at managing stakeholder relationships with a diplomatic and collaborative approach.

This is an unrivalled opportunity in the marketplace to work on a major transformation project for one of the world's most recognisable buildings and is suited for anyone wishing to work on a high-profile, highly technical and culturally significant project

To discuss this role in more detail, please contact Tom Squires (Associate Director) on +44 (0) 203 757 5000 or email t.squires@capstone-recruitment.com

Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates

We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy. If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates

We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com