Technical Manager CEER (CEE & Russia)

Management of organisation’s internal and external customers regarding all technical inquiries involving product properties, product application and performance as well as ensuring quality standards throughout the production cycle.

  • Manage and grow a Technical Department to provide a high level of technical service to Customers, Specifiers, Architects, Engineers, in the Central Europe and provide technical support on UK and central europe manufactured products.
  • Knowledge of building physics with emphasis on thermal, moisture control and acoustics. Undertaking condensation risk analysis, overall U value calculations, acoustic predictions for varying build-ups using be-spoke software programmes.
  • Structural knowledge relating to composite panels, rainscreen facades and their attachment. Calculation of wind-loads, to establish span capabilities of cladding and rainscreen systems and associated fastener requirements to EN 1991-1-4:2005.
  • Experience in composite panel and Rainscreen design.
  • Produce both standard and project specific 2d and 3D interface details in AutoCAD, Knowledge of Revit and 3D software expected.
  • Knowledge of European standards for cladding.
  • Knowledge of fire testing and approval relating to Loss Prevention Certification Board, Factory Mutual, and UK/ European fire test methods.
  • Knowledge of EU Building Regulations with a focus
  • Knowledge of weather test methods, including CWCT.
  • Produce standard and project specific format specifications and specification support to internal sales/specification Managers and direct to Specifiers/Architects.
  • Have the ability to break down a problem and generate a solution.

  • Manage and grow that Façades technical team in the central Europe in collaboration with Technical Service director and Technical Director.
  • Collaborate with key designers at concept stage and detailed design stage.
  • Support technical service team in day to day operations.
  • Oversee implementation of agreed design solution as part of the compliant assured process at the installation stage.
  • Participate in development of new products and design solutions for Facades division
  • Develop and write/review specifications for specific projects in collaboration with the technical Director.
  • Understand and develop a comprehensive knowledge about the current fire restrictions in Facades
  • Support technically in the development of the future Façade division Fire strategy, by developing new design solutions for fire testing and test specifications and Mock-ups.
  • Participate in research with leading universities with the Technical Director.
  • Participate in relevant conferences in the Central Europe.