Career Opportunities

We are always looking for new talent

People matter at Symonds & Sampson. We value our staff and recognise how everybody plays an important part in making business tick. Whether you are starting out or looking to further your property career we pride ourselves on nurturing talent.

We aim to offer the opportunity to progress through the firm, obtaining professional qualifications including through our graduate and apprentice training schemes. Our mission is to recruit, support and encourage the right people, and enabling them to become future leaders within the firm. Many of our senior staff and partners have been with us since finishing education.

If you are a ‘people person’ - whether you are already in property, looking to transfer your skills from another profession, or looking for a return to work opportunity, we’d love to hear from you. If there isn’t an opportunity listed here that suits you, why not contact us or pop into your nearest office for a chat.

Symonds & Sampson is an equal opportunities employer.

Current Opportunities

Inventory & Inspection Clerk

  • Closing Date: 31 January 2022

Symonds & Sampson LLP are looking for a full time Inventory and Inspection Clerk to join our dedicated Property Management Department.  Covering areas managed by our Yeovil, Sturminster Newton and Blandford letting offices, the role involves the preparation of start of tenancy Inventory Reports and end of tenancy checkouts and property inspections.  Experience in the role is preferred but not essential.  An organised, cheerful and empathetic individual would be well suited to this rewarding role with the ability to work to deadlines and manage their own diary. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintaining good relations with Landlords and Tenants
  • Diary Management
  • Preparation of Inventories & Checkouts to include Taking meter readings & listing keys for the property
  • Managing, booking and attending property visits

KEY SKILLS

  • Strong computer skills
  • Use of databases & excellent IT skills
  • Accurate report writing
  • Photographic capability
  • A good eye for detail
  • Car driver with access to a vehicle

EXPERIENCE 

  • Experience either within this role or in residential lettings/and or property management preferred but not essential

REWARDS

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Holiday starting 28 days per annum including bank holidays and increasing with long service
  • Pension – A work based pension scheme

HOURS  Full time hours to include some Saturdays

STARTING DATE The requirement for this role is immediate.

CLOSING DATE  31 January 2022  Where we receive a high volume of applications, the closing date may be brought forward.  To avoid disappointment therefore we suggest submitting your application promptly.

Residential Lettings Administrator - Bridport

  • Closing Date: 31 January 2022

Symonds & Sampson LLP are looking for a full time Lettings Administrator to join our Bridport Office.  This is an opportunity for a highly organised and enthusiastic individual to become an integral part of the team, and use their organisational and people skills to progress within the role. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintaining good relations with Landlords and Tenants
  • Diary Management
  • Carrying out property viewings 
  • Preparing and issuing legal paperwork for new tenancies

KEY SKILLS

  • Excellent computer skills
  • Use of databases & excellent IT skills
  • A good eye for detail
  • Reliable, organised and conscientious
  • Full driving license with access to a car 

EXPERIENCE 

Experience of residential lettings/and or property management preferred but not essential, however at least one years' administrative and client facing roles is required. 

REWARDS

  • Salary – Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Holiday – starting 28 days per annum including bank holidays and increasing with long service
  • Hours – Full time to include some Saturdays
  • Pension – A work based pension scheme
  • Training and qualification - the applicant will be encouraged to undertake training working towards attaining professional qualifications

STARTING DATE – The requirement for this role is immediate.

CLOSING DATE – 31st January 2022.  Where we receive a high volume of applications, the closing date may be brought forward.  To avoid disappointment therefore we suggest submitting your application promptly.

THE OFFICE - The Bridport office is situated in the heart of the town, close to a wide range of shops and eateries. It is a multi-disciplinary office, home to residential sales, lettings and professional departments. 

 

Estate Agency Sales Support/Negotiator - Beaminster

  • Closing Date: 31 January 2022

The award winning firm, Symonds & Sampson LLP are looking for a full time Sales Support/Negotiator to join their highly successful Beaminster office. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic team player with proven experience in a customer facing role, and with the drive and determination necessary to further their career in the property environment. This is an exciting role for highly organised people person looking to further their career in estate agency, or transfer their skill within an established and highly regarded firm.

Key responsibilities

  • Dealing effectively with all initial enquiries
  • Diary and data base management
  • Maintaining positive relationships with vendors and buyers
  • Arranging and carrying out viewings, Sales progression, Generating valuations and property sales

Key Skills

  • Pleasant demeanour
  • Effective self-motivator
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Computer literate
  • Full Driving license
  • Good time management and ability to prioritise work load

Experience - 2 years in a client facing role

Rewards

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Holiday allowance including bank holidays and increasing with long service
  • Hours are full time and include some Saturday (9-1pm)
  • Work based pension scheme

THE OFFICE   The Beaminster office is a small, friendly office renowned for providing excellent customer service, and situated just off the market square in Beaminster, within walking distance of many local amenities.

START DATE Immediate

CLOSING DATE 31 January 2022, where we receive a high level of interest we may close the post before this date, it is recommended therefore that you submit your application promptly.

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Experienced Residential Estate Agency Negotiator - Beaminster

  • Closing Date: 21 January 2022

The award winning firm, Symonds & Sampson LLP are looking for a full time Negotiator to join their highly successful Beaminster office. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic team player with proven experience, and with the drive and determination necessary to succeed in this environment. This is an exciting role for an experienced agent who either has professional qualifications already or who is looking to attain qualifications and build their career. within an established and highly regarded firm. 

Key responsibilities

  • Dealing effectively with all initial enquiries
  • Diary and data base management
  • Maintaining positive relationships with vendors and buyers
  • Arranging and carrying out viewings, Sales progression, Generating valuations and property sales

Key Skills

  • Pleasant demeanour
  • Effective self-motivator
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Computer literate
  • Full Driving license
  • Good time management and ability to prioritise work load

Experience

2 years Estate agency experience desirable.

Rewards

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Holiday allowance including bank holidays and increasing with long service
  • Hours are full time and include some Saturday (9-1pm) 
  • Work based pension scheme

THE OFFICE The Beaminster office is a small, friendly office renowned for providing excellent customer service, and situated just off the market square in Beaminster, within walking distance of many local amenities. 

START DATE Immediate

CLOSING DATE 21 January 2022, where we receive a high level of interest we may close the post before this date, it is recommended therefore that you submit your application promptly.

 

 

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