AECOM Senior Design Manager in London, United Kingdom

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Position Title Senior Design Manager

United Kingdom - London


Job Summary

We are looking for a Senior Design Manager to join our busy London team.

The role will be:

  • To provide support to AECOM Design Teams and external architects and assist with the management of the design process in London, the UK and internationally.

  • To help grow the Design Management team in the UK by demonstrating value at every opportunity and assist in managing and mentoring junior design managers.

  • To forge relationships with architects and engineers across AECOM and externally to build up a contact database for future business development.

  • WorkcloselywiththeDesignManagementteamDirectorandassistinthemanagementoftheDesignManagementteam.

  • SupporttheDesignManagementDirectorin their role andundertakedutiessuchasbusinessdevelopment, required.

  • Gain anunderstandingoftheTeamleader’s role andresponsibilitiesandwhenrequired,supplementtheTeamLeader in their absence

  • ManagementofAECOMfinancialprocessandinvoicing.

  • Contribute totheDMbusiness planningasrequired and continuously review business planning targets to monitor progress of the team.

  • LeadDesignManagementprojects across the UK and Internationally.

  • Assistinthedevelopment oftheDesignManagement teammembersthrough mentoring, trainingandreviews.

  • ReviewofworkoutputsfromDesignManagement teamprior to issue.

Minimum Requirements

The job holder will be expected to have a previous experience of working alongside Design Teams and an understanding and empathy of the design process. Additionally, working within a team environment would be beneficial to the role.

We are looking for enthusiastic, creative, client facing individuals who have an empathy with architects/designers and a desire to find solutions to their problems.

Preferred Qualifications

No specific qualification is required, although the role may suit candidates with an architectural background (5+ years PQE) or an equivalent industry standard qualification that demonstrates an understanding of the design and construction process.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Architecture and Design

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 163137BR