Head of Design – North Dublin

Contact James Hickey
  • Salary: €75,000 - €85,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector:

About the Role: 

We are currently seeking an experienced Design Manager to join a fast-growing main contractor in North Dublin in the position of Head of Design. The company in question are doing very well in what is a fast-expanding sector of construction. They have operations all over the country and have seen a near four-fold increase in turnover since 2012. This individual will assume overall responsibility for all design operations. The successful candidate will come from a similar Technical/Design/BIM Manager role with experience in Residential, Commercial or Fitout projects specifically.

Why Join this Company?

  • Growing company – Fantastic progression opportunities
  • Fast-growing sector of Construction
  • State of the art manufacturing capabilities


  • As the Design Manager, you will be tasked with taking projects from design & pre construction through to production
  • You will set the design programme, appoint and manage the consultant team
  • Project Manage and resolve day to day design issues in liaison with the consultant team from pre planning, compliance right through to handover with constant interaction with the Commercial Department
  • The candidate must have experience across all stages from pre-construction to completion
  • Proven management skills both of people and projects
  • Previous experience as a Technical/Design Manager is essential
  • The candidate must have a keen eye for added value
  • Self-starter and self-motivated

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree educated in a relevant discipline
  • A strong team motivator with the drive and tenacity to achieve the goals of the business
  • Excellent communicator, with high detail orientation
  • Extensive experience of working within established development methodologies
  • Ability to prioritise tasks to meet changing business needs
Tags: DesignDesign ManagerDesign EngineerMain contractorNorth Dublin

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