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Contract Support Manager


Ettingshall, West Midlands
Salary Band 3 plus benefits
Full Time
Closing: 02/04/2018
1 position available
Job Reference No. 50139571

Job Specification

Tarmac is the UK’s leading sustainable building materials and construction solutions business. Our innovative products and solutions not only deliver the infrastructure needed to grow the UK economy today but also help to create a more sustainable built environment for the country’s long-term future. We offer exciting, challenging careers that provide excellent development opportunities and an attractive remuneration and benefits package for the right calibre of person.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Contract Support Manager to work with the Senior Technical Manager to deliver pavement design support to our Contracting and Materials businesses.

We would expect the successful candidate to be Chartered or in the very final stages of achieving Chartered status with at least 10 years experience in the pavement consultancy sphere. A desire to learn more about the range of construction materials produced by Tarmac is essential.

You would be confident and professional in outlook and should exhibit strong customer facing skills. You are expected to have significant experience in the assessment, analysis and design of pavements which includes in depth knowledge of DMRB / MCHW along with other design methods and standards.

In this role you would be required to interact with road owners (Local Highway Authorities, Highways England etc.) and Key Customers to provide pavement design and construction advice across the highway and industrial pavement sectors. This would require knowledge of new build and maintenance design methodologies as well as the assessment of existing pavements. Working closely with our Technical and Commercial teams, the ability to communicate in a fluent and positive manner with other team members is essential.

This role also provides an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to apply a detailed understanding of pavement design whilst developing their knowledge of construction material properties and performance.

All applicants will be required to provide evidence that they have the right to live and work in the UK, as per the UK Illegal Working Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006 at the interview stage. No agencies please. Tarmac is an equal opportunities employer.

Job Type: Permanent full time

Start Date: Asap

Contract Length: N/A

Our people are our business. In recognising this we offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits. These include: Competitive salary with job-related allowances if applicable; Generous holiday entitlements; Contributory pension scheme (including life insurance); Performance-based bonus and incentive schemes; All employee share plan; Company car/car allowance (dependent on role); Private healthcare (dependent on role); Wellbeing programme and wellness facilities; Employee assistance programme; Learning & development; Mentoring and talent mobility programmes; Family friendly policies; Flexible working programme; Voluntary benefits and discount programme; Long service awards; Recommend a Friend Scheme; Child care vouchers.