Specification Engineer (Southern UK Territory)

Location South, England

Hours Full Time

Term Permanent

Type Employed

SalaryDependent on Experience

Date Posted: 10 January 2022
Closing Date: 10 March 2022

Company description

The Asphalt Group are specialists offering a range of Pavement Performance
Products and services that includes GlasGrid Asphalt Reinforcement – Asphalt
Preservation and Surface Dressing. Our clients include Local Authorities, Highways
England, Ministry of defence and Civil Aviation. Our GlasGrid Asphalt
Reinforcement system is manufactured by Adfors, Saint Gobain, a £52 billion
turnover company and they provide us with a wealth of technical support and
expertise from their international experience.

Job description

Main purpose and Scope of the Role

The Specification Engineer is responsible for the specification of GlasGrid Reinforcement
Systems, Asphalt Preservation and Surface Dressing or PPP (Pavement Performance
Products) within an agreed territory of the south of England. They must also establish
plans and strategies to expand the customer territory through the focused specification of
our range of pavement performance products within Local Authorities, and other relevant

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

Develop and implement an annual sales strategy.

Prepare weekly action plans for effective search of leads and prospects.

Regularly prepare PPP specification forecasts for focus across the business.

Update and maintain all customer details on our CRM system.

To attend monthly sales meetings.

Organisation of CPD specification presentations to potential clients in the southern

Managing specification accounts and building relationships with key personnel in
the southern territory.

Arrange & attend meeting with decision makers within the southern territory
accounts to facilitate the specification of our PPP.

Taking decision makers out to site to see company operations being performed.

To attend sites to meet engineers.

Networking with relevant parties to secure extensive and ongoing PPP business

Ensuring internal company functions provide the highest levels of customer service
to the southern territory accounts

Investigate and resolve queries and issues raised by national accounts


5 years minimum experience in Highways industry with involvement in specification
to pavement Engineers in the Highway and Airfield Sectors but strong candidates
from other fields will be considered.

Strong Presentation style and ability to provide CPD presentations.

Experience in building business relationships.

Experience in selling to Local Authorities an advantage.

Strong problem-solving mindset.

Understanding of Customer and Market dynamics with an ability to grasp different
procurement methods for specification on highway maintenance.

Capability to managing specification from start to hand over to commercial and

Driven, proactive personality

Good team player

Additional information:

A full and clean driving license

Willingness to travel and stay away from home where necessary

Benefits Package

Provision for travelling expenses.

Company credit card.

Pension contributions.

Competitive remuneration package.

Company Car.


If you are interested in applying for this role, please contact Adrian Bunkle at [email protected]

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