Design Manager

Key Performance Areas:

  • Approve the design & development of all engineering changes to design software.
  • Ensure that our systems are user-friendly and idiot-proof for use by our channels.
  • Test & confirm that design & engineering systems are robust & meet required codes & the needs of our channel partners & business.
  • Recommend new product lines & solutions for target markets.
  • Work within the business to ensure that channel partner are adequately trained & that the supply chain is optimized for 100% IFOT delivery of solutions.
  • Develop departmental KPIs around like Material efficiency (Kg/m2 or $/m2), design efficiency (mins/design, designs/day), design errors (% of order) & capture rate (% of quotes) as required. Set up systems to track KPIs & suggest plans for improvement
  • Be the “Go to person” for the business for complex solutions.
  • Engage with the local specifier community (Eng, Arch, QS etc) to get acceptance & accreditation of the companies chosen design philosophy, products & solutions.
  • Be the certified engineer of record for all designs or develop a system that delivers this functionality.

CANDIDATE SPECIFICATION

Minimum Qualifications and Experience Requirements :

  • Degree in Structural Engineering/Civil Engineering/Construction Management.
  • Computer Literacy (MS Office, CAD & Other design software)
  • Master degree in Structural Design or related course.
  •  6 – 8 years of working experience in Structural Engineering Applications or Projects.

Personal Attributes specific to work requirement:

  • Strong oral & written communication skills
  • Ability to influence with integrity & win people with the new way of thinking
  • Methodical and analytical approach
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good business understanding
  • Team working and team management ability
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Good organization and problem-solving skills

TO APPLY: Send updated RESUME along with COVER LETTER to careers@safalgroup.com