Technical Services Manager (Roofing and Cladding)

Job Title: Technical Services Manager (Roofing and Cladding)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 01/05/2021
Reference: J907598_1618413855
Contact Name: Michael Cairns
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 14, 2021 16:24

Job Description

Technical Services Manager (Roofing and Cladding)


Competitive Salary plus Bonus

An exciting opportunity has arisen with our client, a construction manufacturing client based in Cardiff, who are proud to boast 40 years as a business this year and who are also an acquired business by a globally leading construction manufacturing organisation who also oversee some of the UK & Irelands most impressive commercial building work.

The role of Technical Services Manager has arisen through rapid growth and will be part of a 'succession plan' to ultimately become a Group Technical Manager! This is an extremely exciting time to join our client and to also recruit for your own new Team!

Role Details

The main objective of your role is to provide, coordinate and develop technical support services and assistance to the Sales department, stakeholders and customers for our roofing and cladding products for maximum business benefit through increased sales performance.

You will be leading Roofing and Cladding's technical team weekly meetings and overseeing the provision of technical service for the full RCS range of products.

Main Responsibilities:

Proactive Technical Support Supervision and management of the Technical Customer Services Team Internal and External product support/enquiry for the sale of our products Develop project proposals in support of specifiers, contractors and sales team regarding the performance, suitability and specification of products Take ownership of the supporting technical documentation and to help communicate any changes or improvements across the business

Management of Technical Enquiries Responsible for ensuring that technical enquiries are prioritised and responded to promptly and effectively Liaise with other departments where required in order to provide suitable responses Liaise with Aftercare and Site Services where site visits are required to help resolve installation/application issues.

Technical Team and Service Development Overseeing effective service provision Develop and implement ideas for service/product improvement Develop the technical team and seek continuous improvement in documentation and processes Technical training requirements for technical, sales and marketing departments to allow technical benefits of our sister company's products to be realised in sales

Assist Group Technical Manager in: New product development and product offer enhancement programmes and delivery Planning and execution of testing programmes New product development/ new product applications/technical services Performance appraisals for team and feedback and input into annual review

Previous Experience & Skills

  • Computer literacy including Autodesk software and Microsoft office tools * Experience working with Revit, Inventor & Fusion 360 preferred * Good understanding of mathematical/structural principles. * Ability to read and understand drawings. * Good communication/leadership skills. * Good literacy and numeracy skills.


Degree, HNC or HND in Architectural Technology, Structural Engineering or construction allied curriculum would be desirable. Suitable previous experience will be considered as well as formal certification where appropriate.

Contractual Benefits

Annual Leave 24 days (up to 27) 1 additional day following 1 full holiday years' continuous service 1 additional day following 3 full holiday years' continuous service 1 additional day following 5 full holiday years' continuous service

Contributory Pension Employee 4%/Employer 5%

Please apply via CV Submission or contact Mike Cairns on 0151 304 736 to discuss further.

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