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WSP Middle East are currently looking for a Design Director to provide leadership in planning, organising, leading and controlling the project from design perspective for a PMC Theme Park Project.
Your new role, what’s involved?
* Overseeing the?design?process using technical expertise and management skills
* To drive efficiency and rigour in technical delivery by providing cross-programme co-ordination and technical leadership
* Responsible for driving excellence in health and safety, ensuring that risks are minimised in the design process
* Ensure technical resources are managed effectively
* Ensure design teams adopt and make effective use of standards and practices
* Ensure required quality checking/approval procedures are carried out
* Apply and reinforce standard designs and products across work programmes – rigorously challenge the teams to drive efficiency in our design programmes
* Prepare of Scope of Works documents for each design stage, as part of RFPs and/or contract documentation for external consultants
* Support Client with input to production of brief documents as required
* Contribute to design team progress / quality reporting
* Responsible for design management through the various stages of design and the transition to construction
* Coordinating the input of multiple design parties and ensuring the output meets with the client’s expectation
* Have an eye for quality and can take a holistic approach to design management considering multifaceted stakeholder requirements
* Ensure that the project design deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality
* Drive programme and understand the dependencies between design, procurement and construction when delivering large scale fast track projects in a diverse environment
* Maintain and develop a growing relationship with the client based on excellent operational delivery