Are you thinking of a career in urban regeneration house building and looking for a job with real potential, training and opportunity?

Becoming a member of MJ Gleeson PLC could be the answer.

Vacancies we currently have are detailed below or alternatively please email your covering letter and CV to

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES OR CANVASSERS for advertised vacancies - by prior appointment only, however speculative emails may be submitted for further appointment.

If your enquiry has not been acknowledged within 28 days, the Company does not have any vacancies to suit your requirements at this time or you have not been unsuccessful in moving your application to the next stage of our recruitment process.

Current Vacancies

Sales Negotiator - North East (South)


To achieve sales targets in accordance with the requirements laid down by the company.

To be responsible for the administration of the sales site and liaising with purchases/prospective purchases and estate agents.


Working Times

  • To ensure the sales centre is fully open according to current company policy.
  • (Full time) to be available for duty at Weekends, Bank Holidays and for key selling times and events.
  • (Part time) to be available to cover sickness, holidays, key selling times and events.
  • To attend sales meetings, training and meetings as directed.


  • Site signage, directional signs
  • Tidiness of working area
  • Show home landscape maintenance
  • Show home cleaning
  • Sales offices displays
  • Internal show home signage


  • Achieve target sales and prices
  • Greeting and qualifying visitors
  • Recording customer information
  • Customer follow up
  • Price negotiation
  • Promotional activities
  • Checking advertising for position and accuracy


  • Weekly and monthly reporting


  • Market research and competitor analysis
  • Maintain customer enquiry database
  • Record customer details at reservation
  • Complete and distribute all documentation as required
  • Track and record sales progress in contact with Estate Agents, Lenders, Brokers and Solicitors
  • Keep and record good weekly communication with customers regarding build and sales progress
  • Deal with all customer communication and liaison with the construction and regional office teams


  • Work carefully at all times to maximise the safety of customers and colleagues adhering to safety regulations, policy and procedures.

The above is intended as a guide and not a definitive list.  Duties may vary and there is an assumption that all staff will undertake work for the general wellbeing, development and improvement of the company, its procedures and practices.


Experience in a selling experience environment, preferably within the house building industry/estate agents

Proven sales skills evidenced by meeting sales targets in previous position

Broad product knowledge of the housing market

Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate at all levels

Computer literate


Ability to work unsupervised and to follow procedures

Attention to detail

Team player

Flexible, tactful and diplomatic

IT skills- Outlook, Word, Excel

Closing Date : Friday 26 August 2016

Site Managers - Haltwhistle/Hebburn/Leadgate Developments


The post holder will participate, as directed by senior staff, in the progression, quality and innovation of Gleeson Developments Limited.

This requires the co-ordination of all information to allow the development (s) to run through from initial conception to full completion.

Endeavouring to ensure that all properties are completed within the site programme and budget, whilst adhering to safe construction processes, NHBC and building regulations at all times.


  • Prepare weekly activity and progress reports for submission to the Construction Director and Build Manager.
  • Full responsibility and control of site staff and sub-contractors


    • Actively encourage a philosophy of safety, progress, quality and innovation
  • Liaison with head office, NHBC and local authority departments
  • Timely ordering of materials to ensure build programme can be achieved
  • Ensure all NHBC inspections are carried out as required
  • Carry out hand over inspection of properties to the customers in accordance with our customer care procedures.
  • Complete as soon as practicably possible any customer care defects raised in conjunction with our customer care team


  • Understand the company’s Health and Safety policy and ensure that it is implemented by all staff under their control.
  • Understand the Health and Safety requirements relating to operations under their control and ensure they are fully and correctly implemented, in accordance with the appropriate risk assessments and/or method statements.
  • Pre-plan operations in conjunction with the Build Manager to co-ordinate Health and Safety taking into account any special hazards or problems involved.
  • Ensure that the Health and Safety plan is monitored and kept up to date.
  • Ensure that adequate welfare facilities are established on site from the commencement to the completion of the development.
  • Monitor the reports produced by Health and Safety to ensure that the recommendations they contain are implemented.
  • Ensure statutory inspection reports on scaffolding, excavations, lifting appliances, accidents etc are completed as required.
  • Set a personal example by conforming to company Health and Safety procedures and site rules.
  • Ensure that adequate first aid stocks are maintained and that a trained first aider or appointed person is available on site.
  • Record and report all accidents, diseases and dangerous occurrences in accordance with company procedures and legal requirements.  
  • Co-ordinate all activities on site in a safe and workmanlike manner and ensure all activities are produced in line with agreed construction programmes and costs
  • Record variations and measure thereof to all subcontract works
  • To attend and participate in training as required
  • Maintain all company administration procedures as required


SMSTS Qualification


First Aid

Fire Marshall


Closing Date : Friday 26 August 2016