Careers


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 careers@mjgleeson.com

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 - North)

PURPOSE OF JOB

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.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

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.
  • To attend sales meetings, training and meetings as directed.

Presentation

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

 Selling

  • 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

Reporting

  • Weekly and monthly reporting

Administration

  • 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

Safety

  • 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 AND SKILLS

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

Self-starter

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 31 March 2017

Construction Operations Apprentice - Wakefield

PURPOSE OF JOB

This role will be to support a variety of key functions across the business including, Estimating, Buying, Planning, Surveying and Technical. Throughout the 2 years of training the candidate will be exposed to all aspects of the construction process of our new homes from conception to completion.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Administration duties including; creating word documents, spreadsheets, collating data, contacting suppliers and sub-contractors, filing, working with technical drawings and general office duties.
  • Visiting potential sites, new start up sites and current sites to assist construction management processes.
  • Working as part of a team.

 EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Must have a minimum Grade C GCSE, or equivalent, in Maths and English
  • Be prepared to travel to office and development sites

Closing Date : Friday 31 March 2017

Business Administration Apprentice - Sheffield

PURPOSE OF JOB

To assist the Group PA providing a support to the Executive and Senior Management Team performing general administrative office duties to maintain an efficient working environment.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist with Reception Cover
  • Distribution of Post
  • General Typing
  • Photocopying
  • Binding of Reports
  • Taking Telephone messages
  • Providing Meeting room refreshments
  • Filing    
  • Confident and enthusiastic to learn new skills
  • Computer Literate
  • Similar work placement

 

This list is not exhaustive and duties may vary.

Closing Date : Friday 31 March 2017

Sales Negotiator (Part Time) North East (South)

PURPOSE OF JOB

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.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

To ensure the sales centre is fully open according to current company policy. To be available for duty at Weekends, Bank Holidays and for key selling times and events.  

To attend sales meetings, training and meetings as directed.

Presentation

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

Selling

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

Reporting

Weekly and monthly reporting 

Administration

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

Safety

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 AND SKILLS

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

Self-starter

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 31 March 2017