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Senior Principal Designer | Consultancy | NW London | up to £55k

Senior Principal Designer | Consultancy | NW London | up to £55k

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Senior Principal Designer and CDM Advisor

North West London

Property and construction

£50,000 – £55,000 per annum

An award winning multi-discipline practice in North West London is looking to grow their team with the addition of a Senior Principal Designer.

The consultancy proudly prides themselves on delivering accurate construction advice across the built environment. The organisation has a proven track record of developing and nurturing talent. If you are a Senior Principal Designer looking for the next step in your career then this is an ideal opportunity for you. There is a strong emphasis on progression, you will be offered a clear career development plan which encourages promotion through to full Partnership status.

You the successful Senior Principal Designer and CDM Advisor will undertake schemes across London and the surrounding home counties. You will manage an expressive client portfolio including financial institutions, developers, blue chip corporations and high net worth individuals.  will involve working on a number of projects across public and private sectors on a mixture of new build, refurbishment, tall building remediation, and maintenance schemes.


  • Fulfil the duties of the Principal Designer as defined under CDM 2015 including where necessary carrying out the role of CDM-Advisor to support the client.
  • Planning, managing, monitoring and coordinating pre-construction phases of projects to identify, eliminate, or control significant and foreseeable risks relating to construction, maintenance, cleaning and using the building as a workplace.
  • Managing multiple projects for key clients to the business particularly focused on the high-rise residential refurbishment, development and commercial sector.
  • Attend client meetings and carry out H&S site inspections. Deliver high quality reports to clients within agreed deadlines.
  • Provide clear, concise, and practical Health and Safety advice, guidance and coaching to project teams throughout all stages of the project.
  • Responsible for collating, preparing and issuing Health & Safety Files to the client.

Senior Principal Designer and CDM Advisor

  • You have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in the construction industry with experience of CDM/Health and Safety issues in construction.
  • You have excellent working knowledge and understanding of CDM 2015 and appropriate legislation.
  • You have demonstrable previous experience in successfully delivering the Principal Designer and CDM Advisor roles in the residential refurbishment, development, and commercial sector.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • You ideally hold a NEBOSH Construction Certificate.
  • You ideally are an incorporated member of the Association for Project Safety (IMaPs).
  • Full UK driver’s licence


  • Competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • Generous employer pension contribution
  • Private medical healthcare
  • Annual performance related bonus up to 15% of base salary
  • 25 days holiday entitlement + 1 non-contractual day to be taken in birthday month
  • Life assurance
  • Flexible working
  • Commitment to professional development

If this opportunity sounds of interest please feel free to get in touch with Ashley via 07562945691 or

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Job Overview
Offered Salary
GBP55,000 Per YEAR
Job Location
North West London, UK
Job Type

Ashley Talbott

Principal Consultant | Health & Safety - Fire Safety