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Installation Manager, Composite & Timber Doors (South East & London region

Dependent on experience
37.5 / per week - Full-Time

Unity Doors is a specialist in the design, manufacture and supply of composite and timber doorsets and accessories.  The new company unites the well-known and highly respected manufacturing businesses of Britdoors and JCK Joinery. We supply cost-effective, high-performance products, with a strong focus on safety and quality. As well as investing on our manufacturing operations we continue to invest in the development of innovative products and services and we are one of the first manufacturers to launch a range of fully compliant and CE marked external Firedoors (Website:

We are recruiting for an Installation Manager in the South East & London region to join our Supply & Fit team.

Reporting to:              Contracts Director

Location:                     Ideally living in South East area of London – Kent, Sussex, Surrey as daily travel required across region

Hours work:                Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week

Salary:                        Dependent on experience – between £35-42k per annum

Benefits:                     Up to 23 days holiday (plus bank holidays), company car, contributory pension scheme, life assurance, mobile phone, laptop, discount on products

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Management of all aspects of the door installation teams
  • Allocating work to the installation teams
  • Monitoring the movement of the fitting teams and ensuring that all installation targets are met
  • Training, supervision and appraising of fitting teams
  • Implementing health and safety standards and ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation
  • Monitoring progress of installations with customers during and post installation ensuring prompt payment on completion
  • Liaising with Surveyors and completing door installation surveys, when necessary
  • Managing deliveries and stock control – ensuring that cover is available for deliveries
  • Ensuring certification process of all fitted doors is completed and documented accordingly
  • Review, feedback and resolution of post-installation snagging
  • Responsible for the ordering of missing/broken parts, from identification, through ordering and fitting.
  • Scheduling Service work
  • Liaising with customers and other members of the team

 Skills, abilities and characteristics

  • Previous experience of successfully managing installation projects of building products, ideally door sets (composite and timber) or fenestration
  • Clear understanding and experience of technical requirements of product survey, installation and certification
  • Strong management skills – working with site managers, contractors and installation teams  
  • Clear understanding of Health and Safety practices and experience of implementing and reinforcing procedures
  • Highly organised approach to work and able to react positively to demands from the business
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to influence individuals
  • Computer literate – experience of using Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Positive approach to work with a passion to succeed

 Please provide your cv, salary requirements and details of your current notice period when applying.