Careers

Create Homes is part of Create Group of companies. The Create Homes’ head office is based in Blackpool, with residential development sites across the North West of England. We have roles within the business across a wide number of disciplines including Construction, Management, Design, Planning, Aftercare, Health & Safety, Buying, Finance and many more.

We are always on the look out for the best in the business to join our Create Family. If you are someone who is outstanding in your field, we would love to welcome you to Create.

  • Look out for newly advertised roles by checking us out on Indeed and following us on our social media channels.
  • Please send your speculative CV and covering letter to info@createhomes.com and we will keep your details on file until a suitable vacancy comes up. 
  • Check back here soon for the latest vacancies.

 

CURRENT VACANCIES

 

PA to Chief Executive - Part Time, Permanent (3 days a week)

Residential House Builder Create Homes is looking for an experienced PA to join our team on a part-time basis. This pivotal role will play an important part in the efficiency and success of our growing business. 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Take minutes, write agendas and ensure meeting actions are followed up by the team
  • To provide proactive co-ordination and administrative support to the Chief Executive and wider business as required
  • Organising and maintaining diaries, scheduling appointments, meetings and ensuring the most effective use of time
  • Dealing with incoming emails and post and when appropriate, corresponding on behalf of the Chief Executive
  • Producing documents, reports and presentations when required
  • Reconciling company credit card, submitting mileage and expenses in an accurate and timely manner
  • Booking travel and accommodation
  • Organising and coordinating internal and external events as required 
  • Ad hoc administration and general support as required
  • Ensuring meeting rooms are set up as required
  • Meeting and greeting visitors to head office
  • Providing exceptional customer service and communication skills
  • Comply with GDPR/data protection and operate in a highly confidential manner
  • Construction background a distinct advantage

 

YOU ARE

  • Experienced in a similar role
  • Excellent communicator
  • Computer literate
  • Organised and efficient
  • Team player
  • Excellent spelling and grammar

APPLICATION

Send a CV and application letter to

paul.mathison@create-group.co.uk

++++++ NO AGENCIES ++++++

 


Construction Buyer - Full-time, Permanent

Residential House Builder Create Homes is looking for an ambitious, dynamic and experienced Buyer/Procurement Specialist to join our team. This pivotal role will play an important part in the profitability, growth and success of our growing business. 

 

ROLE PURPOSE

You will use your knowledge, business acumen and wealth of contacts to manage the end-to-end buying process, negotiating and assessing products & suppliers to gain commercially viable solutions, in order to maximise profits and minimise timescales. 

  • Manage all material procurement activities, providing an effective service to the Create Homes business in terms of price competitiveness, specification, and supply performance on a multi-site basis.
  • Sourcing quality suppliers to create consistent supply capability which is aligned to business demand and brand aspirations
  • Negotiation of material and plant hire costs, payment terms and best value, minimising cost and maximising quality
  • Managing the supplier relationships relating to sales service, technical services, aftercare and accounts processes
  • Overseeing the programme of deliveries on time and on budget in accordance with the site programme and site teams requirements
  • Provide feedback to key colleagues on cost, quality and availability of materials

 

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • 5+ years relevant buying experience
  • Good working knowledge of procurement for the house building or construction industry preferred
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft packages, Word, Excel, Outlook etc
  • Experience of managing and negotiating with multiple suppliers
  • Experience of researching building materials
  • A related construction qualification is desirable 

 

ABOUT YOU

You will be happy working in a fast-paced environment where your hard work and tenacity will help the whole team achieve the company’s business goals.

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Forward thinker
  • Great team player 
  • Passionate and confident
  • North-West based

Salary: dependant on experience

 

APPLICATION

Send a CV and application letter to

gill.mathison@create-group.co.uk

++++++ NO AGENCIES ++++++

 

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