Specifications Manager at BIG

Opdateret 23.11.22

You will be a part of our growing technical team responsible for Q&A, ICT/BIM, Specifications and detailed design, and report directly to the Director of Design Technology.

BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group) is an international architectural company characterized by an entrepreneurial spirit, true teamwork across expertise areas, and new ways of approaching conventional tasks. We have an informal work environment where camaraderie and collegial support are highly valued, and where ambition, strong work morale and dedication to being innovators of our field, unify our staff. Our office culture is characterized by creativity, high energy and a strong team spirit. We are dedicated to creating and maintaining a cool workplace, where we continuously strive at pushing ourselves and becoming better at what we do.

The BIG Copenhagen office is a cornerstone in the global BIG organization, which today employs nearly 750 people across five offices in New York, London, Barcelona, Shenzhen, and Copenhagen.

About the job:

As Specifications Manager your primary role will be to help write specifications on the on-going Danish projects, in close collaboration with the project teams. As Specifications Manager you will also be responsible for organizing, maintaining and improving our specifications system and standards in relation to BIM work procedures. You will be a part of our growing technical team responsible for Q&A, ICT/BIM, Specifications and detailed design, and report directly to the Director of Design Technology.

As Specifications Manager, your main responsibilities internally are:

  • To support and guide the project teams in the development of construction information in the pre-construction and construction stages  
  • To support architectural teams on a range of international projects on specification issues to achieve high quality buildings  
  • To prepare specification documentation in compliance with project requirements, acceptable standards, legal obligations, rules, codes and regulations  
  • To develop and keep up to date with technical standards, products and innovation 
  • Support the Technical Team and Contract Manager with reviewing/defining services, scope and interfaces in contracts. 

Experience and qualification's:

  • You have an educational background as an Architect or Constructing Architect 
  • You have a substantial in-depth knowledge about detailed design/construction documentation, specifications systems and international constructional design stages
  • You have a minimum of 6 years’ experience within detailed design 
  • You have a minimum of 3 years’ experience from a similar role 
  • You have experience working in Revit 
  • You have good technical knowledge of modern building techniques, standards and materials  
  • You are fluent in Danish and English, both written and spoken 
  • You have confidence in working in a complex and international environment.

Application:

We wish to fill this position asap so do not delay with your application! We will contact you if your profile matches our requirements. Interviews are conducted on an ongoing basis. 

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Diversity has been part of our DNA since BIG’s foundation. A multitude of cultures and backgrounds creates a new point of reference which leads to amazing insights. At BIG, we value, celebrate and support diversity because it makes our team, work and the built environment better. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and take affirmative action to employ equally regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender.

Ansøgningsfrist: 31.01.2023