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Design Manager - 2019 Summer Placement

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We are currently recruiting talented Design Manager undergraduate students who seeking a Summer Placement to start in July 2019.

You’ll be involved in working collaboratively with the Kier tender teams, project teams, clients and designers, subcontractors, suppliers, and other relevant third parties. Responsibilities will include liaising with designers, reviewing designs, making site visits and inspections, preparing briefs for investigations, surveys and monitoring.

Join the Kier way of Living

Kier Living builds houses and neighbourhoods that people are proud to call ‘home’. Combining desirable locations with inspired design, superior build quality and a high internal specification attracts the right buyers and tenants, and results in happy residents. We have been financing, designing and building homes in the UK for more than 70 years, helping clients to effectively and profitably meet the demand for new housing. With integrated capabilities in property, services and construction, we can handle housing projects from end to end.

What you need to qualify:

  • We look for those who embody our company ethos
  • Work effectively within a team environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Work proactively with a keen interest in devolving their careers within the Industry
  • Live the Kier values, collaborative, forward thinking and enthusiastic
  • Academically you’ll on course to achieve a 2.1 or above on an architectural engineering and design management related programme and must be accredited by a professional body

What you’ll receive and achieve:

  • A social atmosphere where you’ll build relationships throughout the business
  • Practical, on the job training within your team of industry experts
  • Become part of some of the UK’s most high-profile projects
  • A commitment to support a reasonable work life balance
  • Responsibility for your own achievements, taking control of project elements
  • Potential progression into the business to secure your future career with us as a Graduate if you perform like a star

What next:

We are excited to receive your application so please review our roles and apply online as soon as possible. Our recruiters take the time and effort to read through each application thoroughly and appreciate your interest in our opportunities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, colour, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Summer
  • Loughton
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Architecture
  • Construction Management

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