Director of Surfacing – South West Region

  • Devon
  • Permanent / Full Time
£100000 - £120000 per year plus attractive package
Job ref: 574172
*Director Level Opportunity*

Over the last 30 years, this business has grown to become one the region’s most highly respected and regarded companies operating in the construction and civil engineering industry and the next 30? Well, that is something that you could well be a part of…..

A bit about the Company

A specialist civil engineering, groundwork and surfacing contractor, they have build a stellar reputation on their delivery of contracts across both public and private sector clients.
Operating as a £30M turnover business, they take pride in their work and subsequently are looking for a “Director of Surfacing” to take the lead on that division and help drive it forward

Typically projects in this division are as you would expect:

  • All Section 278 works 
  • Road widening 
  • Major Highways Resurfacing 
  • New Roads 

A bit about the opportunity

The “Director of Surfacing” will be fully accountable for a £8M business unit, targeted to drive this forward and build on its already decent reputation. 

This will involve the day to day management and development of the team, with a huge steer toward Business Development and client liaison. You will be keeping a close eye on the division commercially and of course, the day to day operations of the live projects. 

Ideally you will have the following: 

  • A solid career history in “highways” and “surfacing” 
  • Civil Engineering related qualification 
  • Excellent management skills – proven experience in driving teams and individuals to perform at their best ability! 
  • Experience in delivering similar sized business divisions to £10M turnover 
  • Passion for growth – a real go getter! 

The Return

Aside from this being a great opportunity to become part of a driven and inspiring team, it will offer you the chance to really take the reigns over something quite special, and, make out your own!

In return for the hard work and dedication this role will require, the package offering could look something like this:

  • Basic Salary to £120,000
  • Car Allowance 
  • Bonus (to be discussed, per annum) 
  • Private Healthcare
  • Pension 
  • 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays 

Whilst ideally, we would like to speak with people in the South West with local knowledge and understanding of the surfacing world, perhaps if you have the above and are looking to relocate, this could be the steer you need!

Give me a call today for a confidential discussion and we can go from there 

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