Technical and Innovation Manager

40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum + package
14 Mar 2018
11 Apr 2018
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client designs, manufactures and installs various Timber Frame and specialist construction systems to various house builders across the country

The role

To contribute to the maximum efficiency of the business. The Technical and Innovation Manager has dual responsibility to oversee all technical aspects of the companies timber frame portfolio


+ To be responsible for identifying and resolving technical design and constructional problems including: (a) Being responsible for collating and providing feedback to the Managing Director in respect of technical design matters during construction. (b) Maintaining a general awareness of current material and construction research and making recommendations or giving warnings as appropriate.
+ Maintaining a satisfactory working relationship with Clients Technical Departments.
+ Maintaining a satisfactory working relationship with NHBC.
+ Overseeing the third party accreditation and memberships.
+ Supporting the management and mitigation of risks (operations, commercial, technical, etc.)
+ Frequently meet with customers to generate more work, resolve any outstanding problems and keep relationships positive and strong.
+ Frequently meet with suppliers to obtain the best specifications and costs are being agreed.
+ Stay up to date with software and design practises to ensure a futureproof set of standard details.
+ Oversee the creation of the products Standard Details and Installation guidance.
+ Other duties/jobs may be required to be undertaken that arent specific to your role.

Whats required

+ Background in Architecture
+ NEBOSH Certification In Construction Health and Safety Certification
+ Minimum of 10 years experience within the construction industry.
+ Confident IT skills, proficient in AutoCAD, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
+ Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally.
+ Holds a Professionally Qualified CSCS card
+ Full clean UK driving license