Design Manager

Design Manager

Salary: £Competitive
Location: Edinburgh

2022-03-02 2022-03-30 Miller Homes

About the role

At Miller Homes we are building homes in a way which allows us to build better places for people to belong to, better homes for customers and better places for communities to thrive and nature to prosper.  We are also creating a better working environment for our people.  We create better places where people and planet prosper.

We are looking to recruit a Design Manager to join our technical team based in our Scotland East region:

To manage the internal architectural team and external consultants, to produce high quality designs/layouts for land purchase bids through to construction.

To liaise with Local Planning Authorities and manage a team of consultants to ensure that planning consents are delivered in accordance with the development programme. 

To engage with local communities and other stakeholder interests as part of the pre-application planning process.

Attend meetings with Local Authority planners and urban designers and be able to present the proposals in a positive light and negotiate where required.

To work closely with Miller Homes Limited engineering and commercial teams to obtain planning permission and ensure the subsequent delivery of units on site in accordance with the regional business plan/objectives.

The ideal candidate will possess good presentation skills, to be able to prepare effective and meaningful site constraints/opportunities plans, to be aware of the latest Guidance and thinking on layouts, street scene and urban design matters from a business, site specific and regional/area perspective and to have a good understanding of the Building Regulations and the synergy that certain parts of the approved documents have with planning.


How to apply

Please submit your CV and covering letter ideally including details of your current salary and notice period.

Closing Date: 11 March 2024

This job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received, therefore you should apply for this job as soon as possible. 

(No Agencies Please)


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