Design Co-ordinator

Job title : Design Co-ordinator
Contract type : Permanent
Location : Woking
Sectors :
Salary : £40000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Start date : ASAP
Duration : permanent
Job Reference : SYN2603_1636729190
Contact name : Stephen Brauner
Contact email :

Design Co-ordinator

Location: Woking, Surrey
Salary: £40-43k
Hours: 40 per week (8am - 4:30pm)
Overall Package includes - Production bonus + pension + BUPA + 24 days holiday (+ BH) ++

Syntech Recruitment are currently on the look-out for a design coordinator to assist our client's design Project Manager. You will form part of a team responsible for the development, implementation and management of design projects. One of the fundamental tasks for the successful Design co-ordinator will be around NPI (New Product Introduction) so candidates with extensive knowledge around NPI documentation, Prototype builds, BOM's and design review experience will be ideal.
Design Co-ordinator responsibilities:

  • The creation and management of multiple project plans for new and existing products; o Maintenance of the project plans as live documents.
  • Updating and maintenance of NPI documentation.
  • Identifying issues preventing progress and escalation for resolution.
  • Co-ordination and reporting of Project reviews.
  • Organising and preparing of NPI meetings.
  • Minuting and distributing of follow-up actions from meetings.
  • Working with Bill Of Materials (BOMs);
  • NPI Support across all departments.
  • Prototype and Pilot build purchasing plans


  • Liaising with the Design Project Manager and the Chief Design Engineer to ensure adequate tasking and progress of internal design engineers, draughtsmen and toolmakers.
  • Communication and reporting of sub-contractors used for design projects.
  • Participation in review meetings.
  • Associated documentation and progress reporting.
  • Liaising with the embedded Project Buyer in costing for prototypes and during the NPI process.

Your profile:

  • Experience of technical project management within an engineering or manufacturing environment.
  • Possibly degree educated, but not vital, provided there is solid and extensive experience.
  • Experience of one of the following design packages, or similar:
  • Smartsheet, Zoho, Clarizen, Team Gantt,, Microsoft Project
  • Good communication and computer skills, including MS office suite.
  • Self-motivated team player in a dynamic and empowered environment.

The company:
A modern, high technology manufacturing business with their own product range and a state-of-the art engineering facility.

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