Senior Principal Designer

Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Job-type Permanent
Salary £50000 - £60000
Contact Lucy Barlow
Reference LB18687_1718038808

A leading multidisciplinary consultancy known for its commitment to excellence and innovative solutions is seeking a seasoned Principal Designer to join their team.

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly experienced Principal Designer to contribute to major projects within industries such as leisure, demolition, commercial, local authority, NHS, residential, and much more.

The Principal Designer's Role

As a Principal Designer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring design compliance with health and safety regulations, managing design risks, and liaising with clients and contractors. Your expertise will guide projects from the planning stage through to completion, ensuring all design aspects adhere to CDM regulations and best practices.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Overseeing the design phase to ensure compliance with health and safety standards.
  • Leading risk assessments and mitigation strategies.
  • Coordinating with architects, engineers, and other stakeholders.
  • Providing expert advice on design safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Ensuring effective communication and collaboration across all project phases.

The Principal Designer will ideally have:

  • A minimum of 8 years of experience as a Principal Designer, preferably in a similar consultancy environment.
  • Professional qualifications such as RIBA, ICE, CIOB, or equivalent.
  • In-depth knowledge of CDM regulations and other relevant health and safety legislation.
  • Proven experience in managing complex construction projects.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to influence and guide project teams.

In Return?

  • Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum, depending on experience.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including
    • health insurance
    • pension scheme
    • professional development opportunities.
    • Flexible working arrangements and a supportive work environment.
  • Competitive annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Bi-annual bonus structure
  • Mobile and Laptop
  • Travel covered

If you are a Principal Designer considering your career opportunities, please contact Lucy Barlow at Brandon James for a confidential discussion. - 01628367034

Ref: #LB18687

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