Design Manager

July 14, 2024

Job Description

Rubicon Consulting is currently recruiting for Design Manager on a 6 month Contract, based in Glasgow.

This role is Outside IR35.

As the Design Manager you will lead our multidisciplinary team of Engineers to deliver high quality design on time and on budget to our client. You will be an integral part of the Project Management team working closely with the Project Manager, Planner and Quantity Surveyor to drive project delivery forwards.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Knowledge of project management and engineering design management best practices, with strong ability to implement this knowledge.
  • Experience of managing multi-disciplinary design teams
  • Strong contract management skills and an understanding of the NEC forms of contract
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to deal effectively with a wide variety of stakeholders across internal teams, clients, industry, government and public.
  • Strong persuasion and negotiation skills with clients and employees.
  • Able to manage multiple projects and conflicting deadlines
  • Able to work autonomously and/or as part of a project team
  • Pro-active in building knowledge and understanding of the electricity transmission and distribution industry.
  • A strong understanding of CDM regulations and how to apply these throughout the design process
  • Experience managing programmes and budgets
  • Strong organisation skills
  • Strong IT skills

Preferred Experience

  • Experience working in the Power Transmission industry particularly substations
  • Experience working in a regulated industry.