Design Team Manager - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Glasgow, Glasgow

Job Summary

Job Duties:

  • Lead Multi Discipline Design Team (MDDT) commissions, taking responsibility for their succesful delivery.

  • Provide oversight Line Management to Discipline Team Leaders, including Senior Mechanical Engineer, Senior Electrical Engineer, Senior Architectual Lead, Senior C+S Engineer

  • Ensure commissions are managed to the right quality standards and are completed efficiently and on time

  • General line management responsibilities are effectively discharged and the Design Team is led effectively

  • Strong relationships are developed with clients and members of the cross-functional team

  • Business development opportunities with existing and new clients are identified and acted upon, including cross-selling opportunities

  • Be the primary interface with AECOM clients (New and Existing) supported by the Director

  • Provide Leadership within the MDDT and provide leadership and mentoring to the team

  • Ensure all staff members reporting to you have current and relevant training

  • Manage the delivery of outputs, in accordance with agreed time-scales and quality standards

  • Co-ordination and sign off on all management information produced by MDDT prior to issue

  • To 'win' clients through strong business development skills

  • Management of tender documents, appraisals and negotiations working along with Department Head and Director

Minimum Requirements

  • Defence, Public Authority, Health, Education, Commercial, Residential, Hotels and Leisure

  • Experience in a Client Management role - able to manage the account in terms of projects that are 'live', while seeking new opportunities which is required to work on the frameworks our team

  • Experience as a manager in a comparative business

You must be able to achieve UK government security clearance which is required to work on the frameworks our team is servicing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professionally Qualified - ideally Project Management / Construction / Engineering / Architectural Degree

  • Chartered Status with the RICS, CIOB, RIBA, ICE or other equivalent institution

  • Prince 2 or MSP experience

  • Good understanding of contracts

  • CSCS card

  • UK National - Security Clearance will be required if succesful

  • Driving Licence

  • NEC3 Experienced

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity,The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 222555BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.