Head of Residential & TradeConstruction

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to head up a trade and residential division within an already very well established specialist sub-contractor.

About the Client:

My client has been established within the specialist sub-contracting sector for over 100 years. They currently have 3 sectors that they work within and are now looking to open a fourth which is a trade and residential department and are looking for someone to head that up.

About the Role:

  • To develop and manage a new glazing Trade and Residential Division within the company.
  • To create a new set of procedures and processes utilising the existing procedures in the business.
  • To build a new Trade and Residential Division from £0 turnover to £1million in 2-3 years
  • Evaluate client’s enquiry documents, checking the feasibility of design within the parameters of the specified system and glazing, also site logistics, programme, building regulations, etc
  • Prepare material costs using system software and obtain quotations for supply of materials and sub-contract elements in order to issue quotations
  • To manage the safe, timely and cost-effective progress of Trade and Residential Division contracts to the required technical standards for outside clients.
  • To identify new contract opportunities and facilitate invitations to tender.
  • To recruit staff as the turnover increases and the manager sees fit but only when turnover targets and margins are achieved to warrant this.

About the Candidate:

  • Must come from a trade and residential background
  • Have a varied background including estimating and project deleivery
  • Must be based in the Midlands
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required

Points of Appeal:

  • Great company to work for
  • Excellent opportunity
  • Senior Management role


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Alex Moore on 0203 640 8989 or email bes@humres.co.uk