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Renowned hospitality and maritime interior design studio seeks an experienced Senior Design Manager with project management experience

Project Manager / Senior Design Manager

World-leading Hospitality and Maritime Design Studio

Variety of projects, stability, and great long-term career progression

Salary Guide: £45,000 – £55,000


A renowned interior design studio within the maritime and hospitality sector is looking for an experienced Senior Design Manager with proven project management experience. The successful candidate will be highly organised, enthusiastic, and a clear and confident communicator with experience in managing large-scale projects to successful completion.

This Southeast London-based company of around 45 strong will provide a competitive salary, exciting and varied variety of projects, stability, and a long-term career with great career progression already set in place.

Job description:

  • Presenting to clients and contractors.
  • Managing a project with efficiency and budget.
  • Mentoring and assisting the junior and middleweight designers.
  • Managing and briefing the design team on live projects, including control and sign-off of their project time logs and attendance.
  • Building and growing existing client relationships.
  • Presenting and explanation of concepts to others.
  • Developing detailed designs and input of selecting materials.
  • Working closely with the Directors, Associates, and senior members of staff.
  • Going on-site and working closely with sub-contractors and clients.
  • Accountable for project deliverables and the approval of project output.

Skills necessary:

  • Ability to create and develop conceptual designs.
  • Self-confident and receptive to constructive feedback.
  • Ability to manage time, generate/manage schedules, and workflow of projects efficiently.
  • Quality experience dealing with contractors and sub-teams on site.
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and visual.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Ability to understand and generate plans creatively.
  • Proven track record of over 8 years in Project Management and design.
  • Familiar with project reporting and documentation requirements.
  • Good communication skills & ability to present at a high level.
  • Skills in Vectorworks or AutoCAD, Photoshop, SketchUp, and MS Office.
  • BIM and Revit experience/knowledge advantageous.
  • Knowledge of FF&E selection (materials, finishes, detailing, and scheduling).

About the company:

  • A design leader in their sector, with a renowned long-term and solid client base.
  • Hybrid working options!
  • Based on a thriving street in Southeast London, close to a major train station.
  • Huge variety of projects, and design at its trustiest from.
  • Stability of a leading long-standing company.
  • Collaborative open-plan office.
  • Structured career progression.
  • Creative and forward-thinking studio.
  • Paid overtime!
  • Competitive company benefits and office perks such as lunch paid for every Monday, and four staff parties a year.

One Last Thing…

If you fit the criteria of all skills, characteristics as well as software knowledge, for this Project Manager / Senior Design Manager then please apply below.

Firstly, attach your CV and a portfolio with detailed samples of work detailed to this exciting hospitality and maritime opportunity. Furthermore, if you have a friend or colleague who you know is looking for a similar role then refer them over to us and take great advantage of our referral scheme as mentioned below.

Article25 are our registered charity of choice. Refer someone for this job and we will give them and you £150.

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