Specification Manager

Basic Overview
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
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Job Location: London

Our privately owned global powder coating manufacturer is offering and looking to invest in an individual to provide a clear career path within the architectural specifications paint market of the United Kingdom, offering fantastic long term prospects.

This position will have extensive involvement in the building and construction sector where you will be providing in-depth advice to architectural practices, facade consultants, main contractors and cladding fabricators on issues relating to specification and best practice. The candidate will also be required to conduct RIBA approved CPD seminars that helps enlighten specifiers on the potential of powder coatings for architectural end use.

The candidate will be developing direct powder coating technical/specifications to architects, building contractors and façade consultants activity mainly in London, though as the role continues to grow, this would result in a national role. The candidate will act as an important valued adviser/product consultant of our Clients products to architects, building contractors and façade consultants for internal/external powder coatings requirements.


* Dealing with client enquiries

* Controlling and updating sample panel library and

* Maintaining CAS database – inputting and keeping up to date

* Dispatch of brochures and samples via post and CAS database

* Introduction of our Clients products and corporate structure

* Attending technical product training in Switzerland

* Knowing our products and industry in depth

* Attending training sessions in Switzerland

Candidate Profile;

* Business related Degree or Business qualification or business training desirable

* Work experience with Architects, advising products for projects desirable

* Strong organisational skills, able to prioritise and work well under pressure.

* Able to multitask

* An eye for detail – used to working at 100% accuracy

* Confident with strong interpersonal skills and able to quickly build strong and credible relationships. Flexible and professional approach and can easily adapt to the changing needs of the business.

Our Client is offering an attractive salary according to experience, and fantastic career prospects.

Whitehall is the Recruitment Specialist for the Chemical, Polymer, Coatings and Life Science based Industries