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Design Manager

  • Location:

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £68000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Samantha Bryant

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    06 Apr 00:00

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Design Manager

Design Manager required to join a fast-growing, dynamic and innovative manufacturing company in the Portsmouth area.

As the successful Design Manager you will be a decisive decision maker who has good commercial understanding and is able to develop individuals and cultivate creative thinking within the team.

The Package:
Salary - £55,000-£68,000 (DOE)
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Other benefits TBC

The Role:
  • Manage, mentor and develop a team of mechanical, hydraulic and electrical system design engineers.
  • Manage budgets and costs,
  • Ensure internal and external technical requirements are met and provided in an agreed and timely manner.
  • Stay up to date and research the latest technological advancements in materials and manufacturing processes.
  • Provide solutions for cost savings, sustainability and quality improvements.
  • Carrying drawing reviews.
  • Carry out technical reviews of any proposed works to ensure contractual and technical compliance.

  • Will be educated to degree level with a degree in Mechanical Engineering / Design Engineering/ Product Design Engineering
  • Will have experience managing a Design team
  • Must be commercially focused with an understanding of tooling costs etc.
  • Experience using Solidworks and Creo would be ideal.

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