Senior Design Manager - High-Rise Residential

Job Title: Senior Design Manager - High-Rise Residential
Location: Sydney
Salary: $160,000 - $180,000 + super
Start Date: 16/06/2020
Reference: 444084_1
Contact Name: Mark Grace
Job Published: June 16, 2020 14:38

Job Description

This prominent firm is one of Australia's leading developers within the mixed use high-rise Residential sector.  With design, development and construction expertise, this expanding company has been partnering with outstanding international and local architects to continuously lift the bar of design to deliver award winning developments. While meticulously controlling all stages of the development process, they also understand the importance of contributing to the community. 


Your responsibility will be to manage all design related activities in consultation with all stakeholders to ensure that standards are maintained relating to quality, cost, safety, technical compliance, sustainability and environmental performance in addition to time schedules being achieved. 


  • Conduct site feasibility in addition to maximising value engineering opportunities
  • Ensure the design is fit to market by liaising closely with the marketing team
  • Manage the design and documentation of projects from inception to delivery 
  • Coordinate with the construction team to ensure smooth project delivery
  • Deliver projects on budget by ensuring they are properly costed at all stages of design development
  • Liaise and drive external consultants to complete design and documentation to meet the company's standards


  • Registered Architect with a tertiary qualification in Architecture 
  • Approximately 10-15 years experience delivering projects, dealing with clients and consultants
  • Strong leadership skills with an ability to perform under pressure
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Possess a strong passion for design and good commercial acumen 
  • Be proficient in AutoCAD/Revit and hands on with any stage of the project 
  • Previous project experience in mixed use Residential projects is essential 


This company is made up of people from all walks of life. With a fast-paced environment, you will be given every opportunity to challenge yourself and progress your career to the next level. 


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