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Associate Director - Design

London, United Kingdom

  • Job number: 09315
  • Job field: Design Management
  • Job posted: 11/12/20
  • Job close date: 25/12/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time
The opportunity

Project: Mace’s pipeline for construction projects/commercial offices, residential and mixed-use in London.

Mace is looking for an experienced associate director to join this rapidly growing and successful part of the business.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the strategic overview of the project.
  • Directing and managing the client relationship.
  • Managing the team of design managers.
  • Managing the design management process ensuring the design is complaint to the ER’s/CP’s designed to the project budget/cost plan.
  • Ensuring the design has mitigated all risks and have identified opportunities.
  • Ensuring the design management will include pulling together robust consultant appointments, design management plan and design programmes.
  • Requiring agreement from all parties including client and Mace internal teams regarding all design management plan, changes and programmes.
  • Controlling and managing the design process on a specific project.
  • Providing support in work winning within international contracting.
About you

You are digitally savvy, can build lasting client relationships and lead strong, motivated teams. You have experience of leading the design management within a construction background and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities Mace has to offer.

Rewards and recognition

With Mace, you will deepen your knowledge and skills, work with inspiring colleagues, influential clients and get to see the world.

We invest in our people and provide a strong benefits package including private medical insurance allowance and health and wellbeing commitment that includes 2 volunteer days a year.

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across North America, Europe, Middle East, North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, India and Asia Pacific.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most challenging and inspiring projects around the world.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”
  • Job number: 09315
  • Job field: Design Management
  • Job posted: 11/12/20
  • Job close date: 25/12/20
  • Job schedule: Full-time

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company, founded and built on exceptional people, a commitment to service excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit.

We develop, consult, construct and operate some of the world’s most inspiring buildings and infrastructure programmes, and our people have built a reputation for delivering projects that seem impossible – challenging convention, innovating, and proudly moving our industry forward.

Today, we remain a privately owned business that has grown organically. We now employ over 6,300 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Asia Pacific.

With an incredible breadth of opportunity across our global business, we attract the very best and support everyone to unleash their potential.

Our people are what makes Mace the business it is today – they are our strength. We actively encourage equality, diversity and inclusion in every market, sector and geography we work in - fully appreciating the benefits of a culture that embraces new ideas, encourages everyone to have a voice and celebrates differing beliefs and views. People at Mace are appreciated for their individualities and are encouraged to be themselves, every day and with everyone they work with.

Wherever you are on your career journey, Mace is the place to bring ambitions alive.

We will welcome your application irrespective of background, culture and disability. Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact to speak to a member of our team.


We are committed to health and safety, innovation and service excellence, being a responsible business and supporting the communities in which we work. Find out more.

Contact us

If you have a question about working at Mace or would like to give any feedback on the recruitment process, you can contact our careers team. Get in touch.