Here are some of the qualities that come to mind
- The person must understand the design process; what elements are required at a given time.
- Scope of the project, this requires in depth knowledge of the build elements.
- Managing the information required in the build environment.
- Understanding the build programme and how & when the technical input is required.
- A good understanding of commercial / budgets and what information is required in a tender package.
- Overall good document management, revisions, document processes, collaboration.
- How to work with statutory bodies, highways, local authorities etc…