Vacancies

Bagshaws LLP – Land and Estate Agents, Chartered Surveyors, Valuers and Auctioneers.

  • Our team of Estate Agents are responsible for a wide portfolio of both town and country properties.
  • As Chartered Surveyors, we advise on a wide range of land and property related matters including valuations, compensation claims, occupation agreements, planning and development issues.
  • We continue to be one of the largest livestock and property auctioneers in the Midlands, with livestock markets in Bakewell and Leek.

Part-time Secretary - Penkridge Office (30 hours per week)

We are looking to recruit a part-time secretary to assist with the smooth running of the administration team at our Penkridge office. This post is a part time role (Monday to Thursday) 9am to 5.30pm each day with an unpaid hour for lunch (plus working occasional Saturday mornings).

The role will involve providing secretarial cover (with the ability to audio type), preparing documents relating to valuation reports, the estate agency business, providing reception cover, filing, assisting with company marketing, preparing invoices and all other aspects of administration that helps to keep our busy office running.

You will be friendly, outgoing, a good communicator and used to working independently in a busy office environment. You will be able to multi-task and prioritise your workload effectively whilst producing work to a high standard. You will also have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and be educated to GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in English and Maths.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter (closing date October 6th) to the Practice Manager jo.ross@bagshaws.com or call in to our Penkridge office and ask to speak with Christine Baggott.

RICS qualified Chartered Surveyor and Valuer

We are looking to recruit a full time RICS qualified Chartered Surveyor and Valuer. CAAV membership would also be a benefit. This role would be split between our Penkridge and Uttoxeter Offices.

The successful candidate will have completed their APC qualification, be VRS registered and have some post qualification experience. This experience should include, but not be limited to; the valuation of all property types (residential, rural, equestrian, agricultural), able to assist with tenancy matters, confident in the management of land and estates, promotion/option agreements and have an understanding of the Basic Payment Scheme.

You will be friendly, outgoing and a good communicator. Whilst being a member of a team, you will be used to working as an independent fee earner, have excellent attention to detail and an up to date working knowledge of RICS regulations and guidelines.

Whilst the candidate may come from rural background, this is desirable but not essential.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to the Practice Manager, email: jo.ross@bagshaws.com

Estate Agent Vacancy at our Penkridge Office

Due to the recent acquisition of Heather Stern Estate Agent, we are looking to recruit a full-time Estate Agent. We are looking for a candidate who can drive forward the Estate Agency business in Penkridge and the surrounding area, whilst maintaining the success created by the combination of the two businesses.

We are looking for somebody with experience in conducting market appraisals of residential property, it would be an added bonus if you have experience in the valuation of rural property. Our ideal candidate will understand the process of selling property; from initial appraisal through to completion of the sale. They will recognise the importance of effective marketing and advertising of property and also have the skills to maintain excellent relationships with both clients and other professionals.

You will be an articulate communicator with good attention to detail. You should have a full UK driving licence. NAEA membership would also be of benefit.

The successful candidate will ideally have experience in both the field of Estate Agency and in the local area of Penkridge. However, candidates new to Estate Agency will also be considered.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to the Practice Manager Jo Ross - jo.ross@bagshaws.com

Vacancy for a full-time Secretary/Receptionist at Bakewell office

We are looking to recruit a secretary at our friendly Bakewell office. This post is a full time role 9am to 5.30pm each day with an unpaid hour for lunch (plus working 1 in 5 Saturday mornings). Part-time hours (Wednesday to Friday) will also be considered.

You will be a member of the administration team based at The Agricultural Business Centre in Bakewell. The role will involve providing secretarial cover (with the ability to audio type), preparing documents relating to our livestock market and estate agency businesses, providing reception cover, filing, assisting with company marketing, preparing invoices and all other aspects of administration that helps to keep our busy office running.

You will be friendly, outgoing, a good communicator and used to working independently in a busy office environment. You will be able to multi-task and prioritise your workload effectively whilst producing work to a high standard. You will also have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages and be educated to GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in English and Maths.

Whilst the candidate may come from rural background, this is desirable but not essential.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter (closing date October 13th) to the Practice Manager jo.ross@bagshaws.com