Role Overview:

In a Nutshell…

We have a great opportunity for a Material Controller to join our team within Vistry West London, at our site in Kilburn. As our Material Controller you will be responsible for scheduling material, calling off material to the build schedules and site progress. Assist the site team in ensuring that site safety and security requirements are adhered to, while ensuring that all actions comply with the Company’s Health, Safety and Environmental policy.


Let’s cut to the chase, what’s in it for you…

  • Competitive basic salary and annual bonus
  • Up to 33 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Private Healthcare
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave
  • Competitive contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance – 4 x your annual salary
  • Share incentive schemes
  • Employee rewards portal with many more benefits…

In return, what we would like from you…

  • Behave in line with our company values – Integrity, Caring and Quality
  • A love for construction and housebuilding.
  • Proven Experience within a similar role.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Knowledge of building industry / construction materials.
  • Good time management.
  • Computer Literate and numerate.
  • Current CSCS accreditation.

More about the Material Controller role…

  • Assist Project Buyer in preparation of materials schedules in accordance with construction programme.
  • Monitor and control all material deliveries to site, maintain accurate records and report back to the project buyer.
  • Distribute materials on site in accordance with works package schedule.
  • Liaise with materials suppliers to achieve required delivery date, taking lead times into consideration.
  • Attend weekly sub-contractor meetings.
  • Book materials in after delivery so suppliers can be paid on time. Any discrepancies to be reported back to the Project Buyer.
  • Prepare monthly stock accounts for costing with the Project Buyer.
  • Liaise with Project Buyer to identify materials requisitions.
  • Prepare delivery schedules and ensure these are included within orders.
  • Carry out weekly stock controls to forecast materials requirements and/or deficiency in a timely manner.
  • Check daily material stock levels and ensure materials are called off in a timely manner to meet the planned installation dates.
  • Assist Site Management and Project Buyer in the preparation of waste management strategy and execute the waste management strategy to ensure best commercial and environment value.
  • Ensure the materials storage and distribution is organised and compliant with the site-specific environment plan.
  • Ensure all materials are stored and protected in accordance with current best practice to minimise damage or deformation.

Finally, let’s tell you a bit more about us…

We’re Vistry Group, the UK’s leading provider of affordable mixed-tenure homes. Our core values of integrity, caring, and quality shape all we do; our partnership-led approach helps us build sustainable communities where they’re needed most.

You’re probably familiar with our unmatched portfolio of brands: Linden Homes, Bovis Homes and Countryside Homes. We also have Vistry Works, our timber frame manufacturing operation, and Vistry Services, our support functions. Together, we build more than homes, so there’s nowhere better to build your career. We’re proud that our culture sees everyone treated fairly and respectfully, with diversity and inclusion a top priority and reasonable adjustments provided during the application process. Join us in making Vistry.



Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
Location Detail: Aurora House,71 – 75 Uxbridge Road, London, W5 5SL

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