Closes: 13-06-2024
Department: Buying
Job ID: EM/05/24
Hours: 38
Location: Ellesmere Port
Job Type: Permanent

Permanent position

Full Time:              Monday to Friday

Contract:               38 hours per week – Monday to Friday  

Specific location:  Head Office, Ellesmere Port 

Hours of work:      8.30 am – 5.30 pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30 am – 3.30 pm on a Friday 

Benefits Include:  Competitive Salary, Annual Bonus, Company Car /Allowance, A Minimum of 25 Days Holiday Per Annum, Company Pension Scheme, Private Health Insurance and Life Assurance.

Please quote vacancy reference: EM/05/24

Are you ready to be part of a dynamic and innovative homebuilding company? Elan Homes Holdings Limited, a privately owned company at the forefront of residential development, is seeking a talented and ambitious Buyer to join our Commercial team.

About Elan Homes Holdings Limited:

Elan Homes Holdings Limited is making waves in the homebuilding industry, constructing new homes across the Midlands, North West, South West England, and North Wales. As we continue to grow, we are looking for a confident and ambitious Buyer to play a key role in our exciting journey.


  • Site Procurement: Handle the full site procurement process, including scheduling from technical drawings, tendering, and placing orders within budget and deadlines.
  • Cost Management: Manage plant and prelim costs across various sites.
  • Variation Orders: Manage variation orders as they arise.
  • Invoice Management: Appraise invoices and address any recurring discrepancies.
  • Site Audits: Conduct monthly stock and specification audits on site visits.
  • Group Support: Assist the Group Procurement Manager in maintaining and upholding group deals and specifications.
  • Market Analysis: Maintaining knowledge of the changing market place to continually achieve competitive prices and investigate new sources of supply.

Requirements for the role:

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Proven experience (3-5 years minimum) in a similar role within a housebuilder or main contractor.
  • HNC in a construction-related subject.

Technical Skills:

  • Experience with procurement software (COINS preferred).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, particularly Excel.
  • Experience estimating and taking off from working drawings.

Industry Knowledge:

  • Familiarity with NHBC standards is preferred but not mandatory.

Other Requirements:

  • Full UK Driving Licence.
  • Flexibility for travel to sites across the group.

Why Join Elan Homes Holdings Limited?

  • Be part of a privately owned company driving innovation in homebuilding.
  • Contribute to the development of high-quality residential projects.
  • Work in a collaborative environment that values your skills and ambitions.
  • Competitive compensation package and opportunities for professional growth.

If you are ready to make a significant impact in the homebuilding industry, apply now to join Elan Homes Holdings Limited as a Buyer. Shape the future with us!

Elan Homes Holdings Limited is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds.

To apply in writing please send your cv to Nadia Thih, HR Officer, Elan Homes Holdings Limited, Oak House, Lloyd Drive, Cheshire Oaks Business Park, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, CH65 9HQ or by email to

Closing date: 13 June 2024

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