Timber Buyer


This position is located in: Taylors Lakes

Bowens is a family owned Australian business with a proud history dating back to 1894. We are a leader in the supply of building products to the trade market and are known in the industry for our outstanding customer service and employee training and development.

We are seeking an energetic and motivated person on a full-time basis with extensive timber knowledge to join our team at our team at Taylors Lakes. In this role you will be required to source and purchase all timber products, rolling stocktakes and assisting customers and staff with timber queries. It’s a great opportunity to bring your experience to Hallam to ensure our customers receive outstanding customer service.

Timber Buyer duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Sourcing and purchasing timber products
  • Coordinating Timber Stocktakes
  • Assisting customers with timber product queries
  • Building and continue developing relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Continually look for ways to add value to Bowens and our customers business

To be considered for this role you must demonstrate:

  • A ‘Customer Comes First’ attitude
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to relate to people at all levels with a particular focus on understanding the customer needs
  • A passion and ability to deliver outstanding customer service and build great relationships
  • Exceptional time management skills and the ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to work independently as well as contribute as a team member

Why join Bowens?

  • Be part of a growing Australian owned family business where a company value is “fun”
  • Free on-site parking and Barista made coffees
  • Opportunity to actively support the local community
  • Genuine training opportunities including leadership development
  • Discounts on company product and access to exclusive offers from corporate partners
  • Opportunity to build a career and take up different development opportunities
  • Ongoing incentives, great employee events and fun team rewards

All applicants will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing.

All applicants will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Due to high number of applicants only successful applicants will be contacted.