Area Manager - Flat Roofing - £45k-£50k

On Target Recruitment
£45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Company:

* This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK's leading Flat Roofing specialists, who have grown exponentially in both size and turnover year on year.
* As a company that understands the importance of staying ahead of the curve, they have been at the forefront of pioneering roofing system technologies, leading the industry whilst others follow.
* Orders can range from £500 - £150,000 as there is huge scope for the services and products provided by this excellent company.
* The Area Manager will have ample opportunity to progress within this supportive business

The Role:

* A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a talented individual to join a prestigious roofing company as an Area Manager
* If you have worked for a roofing contractor, and are keen to take your next step into a manufacturer, then this would be a fantastic opportunity to progress
* The Area Manager will be in charge of the day-to-day running of the region; Liaising with clients, visiting sites, undertaking surveys and determining the specification
* Working closely with the regional manager, the Area Manager will also be responsible for quoting pricing, and presenting the services and full product line of the company to potential new business clients.
* The Area Manager will conduct on-site core samples, before writing the specification and handing along to be checked by the Technical team
* Selling via specification with architects on new build projects and surveyors for refurbishment projects, and then tracking through to main contractors and roofing contractors for installation
* Managing a new region for the business, the Area Manager will be expected to drive new business in the region, building on the existing impressive client base.
* Much of the existing business in the region will be liaising with Local Authority specifiers, engaging on social housing builds

The Ideal Person:

* Must have relevant experience in the Flat Roofing and/or Waterproofing marketplace working for a Roofing Contractor
* The Area Manager could have direct experience working for a Roofing Contractor or Roofing Manufacturer in a sales position
* If you have experience working as a Bid manager, Operations manager or Site manager and have knowledge or flat roofing products we want to hear from you
* If you are a driven, proactive contracts manager, or estimator who has worked within the flat roofing sector we want to hear from you
* Must have experience writing specifications for roofing projects to hit the ground running as a successful Area Manager
* Have a passion and desire to use their Roofing knowledge and use it to progress within a commercial sales environment
* Will be motivated, driven and ambitious to carve out a new career in the construction industry
* Ideally educated to Degree level or equivalent
* Have strong technical knowledge to hit the ground running and carry forward the company's new business efforts within the region

Consultant: Max Bashlawi

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK.

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