Apprenticeship Chartered Surveyor

17, Willow Street, London, EC2A 4BH
£20,000.00 annually
11 Jul 2019
30 Jul 2019
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
Job Purpose
  • Search and acquire new office space to support Making Moves clients in finding the appropriate office that suits their needs
  • Provide responsible advice to the clients regarding the London office market

Surveying Activities: 60%
  • Representing Making Moves and its unique product
  • Searching and acquiring new office space in Central London using personal contacts, connections, networking events and the internet (news stories, LinkedIn etc.)
  • Building and cultivating relationships with landlords and their agents by initiating communications and conducting follow-up communications
  • Building and maintaining up to date information about the available office space
  • Coordinating with the Client Generators team to make the most of the available opportunities

Client Service Activities: 30%
  • Taking responsibility for the client's office move
  • Providing the clients with the right consultancy advice throughout the search process
  • Arranging and accompanying the clients on all viewing tours
  • Negotiating to get the best deal for the client and save them as much money as possible
  • Attending client pitches and providing further details when needed

Supporting the Marketing Activities: 10%
  • Coordinating with the Marketing Team to advertise available office space for our clients
  • Using personal social media accounts to promote Making Moves

The duties and responsibilities highlighted in this Job Description are indicative and may vary over time. Post holders are expected to undertake other duties and responsibilities relevant to the nature, level and extent of the post and the grade has been established on this basis.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A desire to progress and develop
  • Self-motivated, positive attitude and clear communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail, spelling and grammar
  • Ability to prioritize conflicting tasks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • IT literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel
  • Good written and verbal communication skills are essential as is the ability to effectively manage one's own time and workload

Personal qualities

The successful candidate will be highly numerate and literate with an excellent attention to detail, eager to learn and willing to work hard, present themselves in a professional manner and have a confident demeanour, both on the telephone and in person.

Has an interest in property and a desire to do well.

Our core values at Making Moves include:
  • Taking responsibility
  • Being respectful
  • Giving recognition
  • Being reliable
  • Being results driven
  • Being reactive

Desired qualifications

  • A-Level BBB or
  • BTEC National Diploma DDM or
  • Access to HE qualifications with 24 Distinctions 21 Merits or
  • Access to HE qualifications with 24 Distinctions 21 Merits or
  • Equivalent level 3 qualifications worth 128 UCAS points

In additional, applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Math's and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).

Advanced entry:

For those holding a Level 4 qualification with specific grades may be possible to enter onto Level 5 of the course and 'top up' your existing qualification to a full degree:
  • BTEC HNC/HND in a Building Surveying/Building related subject
  • Foundation Degree (FdSc) in Building Surveying/Building related subject
  • Construction Surveying Technician Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship or
  • Cognate Level 4 qualification in Construction and Built Environment

Future prospects

  • The role is varied and challenging but, in the nature of a small team, the apprentice must expect an element of menial tasks and "mucking-in" when necessary
  • Regular travel to existing and prospective properties will be required, often at short notice
  • Working hours outside your normal contracted hours from time to time
  • Away from the desk on some days (viewing tours, client meets)
  • Expectations to meet financial targets (quarterly and yearly)

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