Procurement

Buyer (Maternity Cover)

Summary:

We are looking for a full-time Buyer to cover a period of Maternity Leave, which will be for a minimum of 9 months (This may become a permanent position due to company expansion.) The role is based at our state-of-the-art head office at the Bridgehead Business Park in Hessle.

About us:

Beal Homes are a family-owned business who have grown to become Yorkshire and Lincolnshire’s leading private housebuilder. We enjoy an unrivalled reputation for quality and customer service and are the only housebuilder of our size offering customised specifications across our full range.

We are proud to have marked over 50 years of building high-quality developments that enhance local communities. We have now delivered almost 80 schemes and 3,600 new homes. In doing so, we have been at the forefront of development and regeneration in Hull, East Yorkshire, and Lincolnshire.

Since 2016, we have been named Yorkshire Housebuilder of the Year on three separate occasions.

Responsibilities:

  • Ordering day to day building material and programming delivery dates
  • Setting up house type material kits on Sage
  • Assisting customer care with and product failures/issues
  • Updating Excel budget sheets with new prices
  • Dealing with manufacturers/suppliers regarding faulty products and materials
  • Updating prices and products on Sage
  • Expediting and advising departments of any delays in material availability
  • Price checking and negotiating to ensure we are receiving the best prices for all products

Requirements:

Hours of work are 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday with 1 hour for lunch.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working within the newbuild housing industry, and within a buying/procurement role.

Experience of Microsoft packages is essential, and Sage experience would be advantageous although not essential as in house training can be given.

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and be comfortable on the telephone and PC. The role will be part of a small team so strong people skills and teamwork are imperative.

Contract length: 9 months

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Apply

Please email your CV and covering letter to guy.jewitt@beal-homes.co.uk