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Specification Manager

Pro Clima New Zealand Ltd | Penrose, Auckland | Date Listed: 16/01/2018

Pro Clima New Zealand Ltd is a supplier of weathertightness and airtightness membranes and fixings used in construction of commercial and residential buildings. The company has operated for more than 11 years in New Zealand in close association with the German head office. Pro Clima has provided intelligent airtight and weathertight building solutions from Germany to the world since 1981. Lothar Moll, Director of Pro Clima NZ Ltd and Pro Clima Germany, is a world leading building physicist and expert on airtightness systems. In 1994 he discovered the MVTR – moisture vapour transmission rate variable membrane, the Intelligent part of INTELLO, which became part of the patented pro clima Intelligent Airtightness System (IAS).
Our people focused company is undergoing a big growth phase and we seek a motivated, self-initiating and adaptable person with experience in architectural specification. This position will best suit someone with an architectural or drafting background with extensive specification experience and familiarity with pro clima products. It will appeal to those who like working in a dynamic and successful environment, appreciate a sense of responsibility, thrive on working in a team, have exceptional communication skills, enjoy interacting with customers and are able to prioritise effectively and work independently.
The Specifications Manager position has been created to aid the company’s growth, especially in the Auckland region, primarily connecting with the architectural and designer industry professionals, providing the necessary technical specifications to finalise projects and contracts.
This is a great career opportunity for a person to grow with the company and contribute to its success.

Includes, but is not limited to:
• Reports to National Sales Manager
• Working with architects and designers, and other construction industry professionals
• Visiting architects and designers, and other construction industry professionals
• Drafting construction details and providing associated specification services in order to finalise projects and contracts
• Presenting pro clima solutions to construction industry professional individuals and groups
• Provide guidance to the pro clima Technical Support Team as required
• Facilitate and assist with in-house training of the Sales Team as required

• A completed tertiary degree or equivalent preferred
• Bachelor of Architecture, Bachelor of Architectural Design – others considered
• Minimum 10 years+ work experience in architectural specification
• Minimum 5 years+ work experience in the New Zealand construction industry

• Excellent construction detail drafting skills
• Excellent CAD drawing skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent command of the English language
• Strong presentation skills to individuals and groups
• Strong problem solving skills
• Strong general computing skills

• Reliable, self-motivated, flexible and enthusiastic
• Possess work ethics that reflect honesty and integrity
• Responsible, able to plan, schedule, prioritise tasks and meet deadlines
• Capable of working independently and under pressure, if needed, in a dynamic environment
• Great attention to detail
• Willing to contribute to a good team culture and feeling of unity
• Socially confident and comfortable with direct customer contact
• Capable of projecting a professional image of the employer at all times

Successful applicant must:
• Be legally entitled to work in New Zealand
• Hold a valid NZ drivers license


To apply for this position please email or send your CV to:

Name Thomas van Raamsdonk, General Manager
Phone 0800 PRO CLIMA (776 254)