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Specification Manager (Southern Territory)

Industrial & Manufacturing
£38,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Free Parking and great benefits
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For more information about this job please contact:

Fran Purches
01234 347069

Specification Manager (Southern Territory) ~ GlasGrid

  • Do you have 5 years minimum experience in Highways industry with involvement in specification to pavement Engineers in the Highway and Airfield Sectors.
  • Have you got experience in selling to construction industry

Main purpose and Scope of the Role


The Specification Manager is responsible for the specification of GlasGrid Reinforcement systems within the UK southern territory. The Specification Manager must also establish plans and strategies to expand the customer base countrywide through the focused specification of our reinforcement system with the Highways England network, Local Authorities and other relevant bodies.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Develop and implement an annual specification strategy
  • Prepare weekly action plans (planner) for effective search of leads and prospects
  • Initiate and co-ordinate development of action plans to penetrate new areas with GlasGrid
  • Develops and implements marketing plans as needed
  • Regularly prepare GlasGrid specification forecasts for focus across the business
  • Update and maintain all customer relationship management tool records
  • Organisation of CPD specification presentations to potential clients in the southern territory
  • When required act as contracts supervisor for supply and lay contracts in the southern territory co-ordinating deliveries, storage of grid, attending pre contract meetings
  • Managing specification accounts and building relationships with key personnel in the southern territory
  • Arrange & attend meeting with decision makers within the southern territory accounts to facilitate the specification of our GlasGrid system
  • Networking with relevant parties in order to secure extensive and ongoing GlasGrid business opportunities
  • Ensuring internal company functions provide the highest levels of customer service to the GlasGrid southern territory accounts
  • Attend regular meetings about Key accounts and potential opportunities for GlasGrid specification in the southern territory
  • Investigate and resolve queries and issues raised by national accounts


  • 5 years minimum experience in Highways industry with involvement in specification to pavement Engineers in the Highway and Airfield Sectors.
  • Strong Presentation style and ability to provide CPD presentations
  • Experience in building business relationships
  • Experience in selling to construction industry
  • Strong problem-solving mindset
  • Understanding of Customer and Market dynamics with an ability to grasp different procurement methods for specification on highway maintenance
  • Capability to managing specification from the start through to completion
  • Driven, proactive personality
  • Good team player

Additional information:

  • A full and clean driving license
  • Willingness to travel and stay away from home where necessary


  • provision for travelling expenses /company Car
  • company credit card
  • pension contributions
  • remuneration package