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Business Development Manager - Roofing Contractor Services

Leeds, Yorkshire
£45,000 to £65,000
Job Type
2 Sep 2022

Business Development Manager - Roofing Contractor Services

Job Title: Business Development Manager - Roofing Contractor ServicesIndustry Sector: Specialist Roofing Contractor, Refurbishment, Flat Roofing, Metal Cladding, Roofing Systems, Felts, Liquid Systems, Flat Roofing, Single Ply and Industrial Cladding SystemsAreas to be covered: North - ideally based M62 Corridor (based between Manchester and Leeds)Remuneration: £45,000-£55,000 Neg. + £10,000 uncapped bonusBenefits: £7,000 Car Allowance & BenefitsThe role of the Business Development Manager Roofing Contractor Services will involve:

  • Field sales position selling specialist roofing contractor services within the roof refurbishment market
  • Providing predominantly roof asset management services, but also preventative maintenance to multinational businesses within the industrial, commercial, public sector and utility organisations such as rail, power, MOD as well as food manufacturing
  • Focussing on large scale projects including metal cladding or flat roofing systems into blue chip companies such as National Grid, B&Q, Scottish Power, Pfizer, United Biscuits, Glaxo, Shell, BP etc.
  • Targeting anyone in charge of building properties, but predominantly building surveyors (as well as facilities managers, managing directors or external consultants (sometimes brought in buy large corporate clients)
  • Projects from £30,000 up to £1m+
  • Revenue target in your first full year will be approx £1m
  • New business development position, following up with your own contacts and some leads via manufacturers
  • You will spend the majority of your time with business to business end users, and the remainder of your time with FM providers and some existing clients within a national agreement portfolio

The ideal applicant will be a Business Development Manager from the Roof Refurbishment industry with:

  • Must have a field sales proven track record in the roofing and cladding industry
  • Ideally sold roofing contractor services, although our client is open to a building products if sold with services/ installations
  • Ability to target building surveyor practises and other end user clients such as: property owners, procurement managers, bursars, facilities managers, managing directors and external consultants
  • New business orientated
  • Knowledge of liquid applied roofing, flat roofing systems or metal cladding would be advantageous
  • Pragmatic attitude, following an enquiry through to order
  • An understanding of design/ estimating, or an ability to read technical drawings is not essential but may be useful
  • Autonomous, innovative thinker with high energy levels, passion and an attitude of going the extra mile
  • Ability to absorb technical information
  • Computer literate

The Company:

  • Est. 30 Years+
  • 120+ employees
  • Privately owned
  • Circa £30m turnover

If your experience matches the requirements above please do not hesitate to contact Mitchell Maguire, simply apply by forwarding us a copy of your CV. Whilst we will always endeavour to respond to you, due to the high levels of applications we receive this isn t always possible. If you are not contacted within 5 working days, you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for this role.

Mitchell Maguire is a specialist roofing and cladding sales recruitment consultancy, dealing exclusively with construction field sales jobs, construction field sales vacancies and specification field sales positions within: roof refurbishment, roof asset management services, cladding, building envelope, liquid applied, waterproofing, flat roofing systems, roofing membranes, damp proofing membranes, property owners, building surveyors, local authorities, project managers, architects, facilities managers, liquid applied, felts and liquid systems, cladding, roofing systems, single ply, waterproofing and all other associated roofing contractor services

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  • Job Reference: 702626964-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Mitchell Maguire
    Mitchell Maguire
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent