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Senior Technical Manager

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Tonbridge
Permanent
Full-time

6 days left to apply

Job summary/purpose:

Manage and co-ordinate the technical team to ensure technical and design matters are delivered within programme and in budget. Report to the Technical Director on a regular basis to ensure the BU’s portfolio of varied schemes are appropriately resourced, managed, monitored and delivered on programme.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Manage and co-ordinate the technical team on multiple projects which shall include involvement in the following areas:
  • Management of technical design process to ensure that all design / technical issues are dealt with within development programme and budget
  • Throughout the development process, identify and implement ways to maximise value and manage cost through design and specification
  • Oversee due diligence technical assessment for land bids including optimising consented schemes.
  • Work with the TC/TM to critically analyse design at each stage, particularly stage 3 and tender/contract drawings, to optimise value.
  • Work with the TC/TM to provide technical support to Commercial team during procurement including analyzing tender bids
  • Support the project team with various technical matters including Building Control, utilities, bonds, NHBC and building regulations compliance
  • Ensure the TW brand is appropriately represented in design and specification of the built environment.

 

External Consultants

  • Work with the TC/TM to ensure briefs and scopes for design consultants are appropriate, prior to appointment, as well as effectively budgeting for fees
  • In conjunction with the TC/TM; manage external design consultants to ensure information is provided on time and within agreed budgets
  • Attend external design meetings with designers or consultants as appropriate.

 

Technical Design Standards

  • Create and manage an effective process to review, update and regulate TW Design Standards across all projects
  • Ensure consistency across all projects in relation to best practice and lessons learnt
  • Manage and ensure design standards and all Technical Bulletins issued by TW Group are integrate into projects.

General

  • Ensure appropriate resourcing of projects
  • Liaise with the Technical Director on regular basis including input into board reports
  • Assume responsibility for existing projects and manage the team to support new land acquisitions
  • Motivate, communicate with and lead the team
  • Take an active role in historic and new cladding enquiries.
The benefits we offer
Agile Working
Healthcare
House purchase discounts
Competitive Pension
Employee share ownership
Time off for charity work
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