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Project Specification Manager

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8 Sep 2022
Saint-Gobain Interior Solutions provides innovative, market leading and sustainable solutions that help to make our built environments better. Our aim is to make the world a better home for all by creating high performance drylining and insulation solutions that take care of our people and the planet. We do this with the collective expertise and know-how of our brands - British Gypsum, Celotex and Isover. Together we will help our construction partners to design, manufacture and distribute products that build healthy, sustainable environments and support the wellbeing of us all. As we continue to build on our history of investment and innovation, we are looking to recruit into our growing team and have an exciting opportunity for a field-based Commercial Project Specification Manager role covering CR, GU, KT, RG, SM, SW, TW postcodes. This is the perfect time to join one of the most exciting new collectives in the construction industry working across three well-known and innovative brands. We care about building better. Is this role right for me? This really is a great time to join Saint Gobain Interior Solutions in this exciting newly created role, you will be able to put your own stamp on it! No two days will be the same in this extremely varied and fast-paced role, also the opportunities for you to progress your career are endless. Managing, influencing, and providing technical support to prioritised commercial projects. Engaging and consulting with key specifiers, Specialist engineers/consultants, main contractors, and their related supply chains to influence and agree a full system proposition in line with the company's commercial and specification strategies and objectives. Feedback market and customer insight to inform, support and challenge our internal and external stakeholders both technically and commercially. Knowledge, Experience and Qualifications required for the role: Understanding of technical specification documents, construction drawings and details Relevant Industry Experience Understanding of the construction process - To especially understand construction project delivery methods and associated decision-making influencers Strong Commercial knowledge and understanding Effective Presentation and articulation Skills Networking and influencing Skills Attention to detail Collaboration skills to maximise influence and impact Great Communication and Relationship Building Skills Data accuracy and recording Good IT skills Knowledge and understanding of fire, acoustics and structures test reports and their relevance to providing suitable British Gypsum technical solutions Degree Level an advantage Knowledge of the regulatory drivers Solutions mind set, not problem solving CRM Capability & Agility Ability to give and receive effective feedback to support the growth of the businessPermanent Role Package / Benefits In addition to a competitive base salary plus an attractive bonus scheme, you will benefit from a significant focus on your own personal development and also have access to: 36.25 Hours Per Week 25 Days holidays + Public Holidays Company Car & IT Equipment Bonus Scheme (up to 20%) Pension - 4% contribution (Increasing with Service) Life Assurance - 2 x salary / 4 x salary in pension scheme Staff Discount - Across Saint-Gobain BrandsAre Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer? we're working hard to be, and we're keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you! We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us. And what about flexibility? The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can't guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen
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  • Job Reference: 707264152-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BRITISH GYPSUM
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent