Available Positions at Stags

Interested in a career with Stags?

Stags is always looking to add talented staff to its team.

We are a diverse firm of West Country estate agents, covering residential sales, lettings, and farm agency to include a number of specialist property, professional and agricultural departments, with a reputation for quality service. Stags employs dedicated and professional staff with excellent regional knowledge of the South West.

If you think you have the right qualities, experience and qualifications to work for Stags, send a copy of your CV to: The Recruitment Department, Stags, 19 Bampton Street, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6AA or email recruitment@stags.co.uk

Marketing

Based in our Tiverton Office, this is a key strategic position within a leading firm of West Country estate agents and chartered surveyors.

Liaising directly with equity partners, this challenging senior role is an exciting opportunity for an experienced professional to steer and enhance the Stags brand across a multi-channel strategy.

A thorough understanding of estate agency practice is required together with knowledge of both traditional and most importantly digital marketing mediums. You will be responsible for managing a small marketing team and expected to be both strategic and hands on. Advice and marketing services will be provided to 21 geographically diverse branches, various specialist departments, an agricultural division, a new business centre and a professional services department.

You will plan and cover campaigns end-to-end and focus on managing the inbound marketing together with lead generation. It is expected that you will oversee our successful website and social media channels, developing lead generation initiatives, liaising with our web host and proactively head a re-design project to ensure that it provides the very best interactive customer experience.

Please send your CV and a covering letter to Ben Stephens at b.stephens@stags.co.uk stating why you are exactly the right person to enthusiastically grasp this role.

Property Sales

This role is part-time with potential to be full-time and involves liaising, mainly using the telephone, with our future clients. Excellent telephone manner and written communication skills are required. The job will initially be based in Totnes, but will then move to Plymouth. Some flexibility of location and working hours are possible.

Please apply with an up-to-date CV to l.flay@stags.co.uk

Our successful Honiton office requires a full-time Property Administrator to join their busy sales team as maternity cover.

Suitable candidates must be organised and have a great telephone manner, with a hard-working attitude.

Estate agency/property experience is an advantage but not essential for this varied role, which involves being responsible for preparing marketing material for our properties while liaising closely with clients and the rest of the team. Candidates must be fully IT-literate and hold a current driving license. This is a full-time position, with some Saturday working.

As the leading West Country firm selling a range of properties, this is a great opportunity to be an important part of our team, with a reputation for quality service and some great clients.

A handover and training will be provided allowing the successful candidate to hit the ground running. This role could lead to other opportunities in the future, across our diverse and successful teams.

Please apply in writing with your CV to Kevin Clarke – Bank House, 66 High Street, Honiton Devon or email k.clarke@stags.co.uk.

Our Launceston and Truro offices are looking for Viewing Assistants to complete their busy teams. This is a varied and interesting position that will cover Cornish coastline and countryside. The role will involve some weekend work and the successful candidates will possess a positive, flexible approach to the job. A clean driving licence and a reliable car are essential to the role.

Please reply with a CV and covering letter to David Robinson in Launceston: d.robinson@stags.co.uk, or Ben Stephens in Truro: b.stephens@stags.co.uk

Our Plymouth office is looking for a Viewing Assistant to complete its busy team. This varied and interesting position will cover South East Cornwall and Plymouth/the west South Hams. The role will involve some weekend work and the successful candidate will possess a positive, flexible approach to the job. A clean driving licence and reliable car are essential to the role.

For further information please contact Robin Tozer, d.robinson@stags.co.uk

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Stags’ market-leading Holiday Complex department is looking for an experienced valuer/manager to join its thriving team in Exeter. The successful candidate will possess agency and ideally management skills, be a winner of business and as such will be expected to continue the growth of the department. An understanding of the South West leisure and tourism industry would be beneficial as would experience of appraising high value properties.

This position would suit an experienced estate agent who is ready to tackle a new challenge and join a leading West Country property agent.

If you would like to apply, please send a CV and covering letter to Ben Stephens via email to b.stephens@stags.co.uk, or contact him on 07973 217954 for a confidential discussion.

An Office Administrator/Sales Assistant is required for our busy Torquay office. The successful candidate will be responsible for day-to-day office administration duties, coordinating property advertising, handling telephone, email and face-to-face sales enquiries, booking viewings and valuations and assisting with sales progression.

The ideal candidate will be confident, outgoing, well organised and hardworking, with a professional telephone manner and able to communicate face-to-face.

This is a full-time role with slightly reduced hours over the winter months and some Saturdays as part of a rota.

To apply, please forward a CV and covering letter to: Matthew Williams, Stags, 6 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, TQ2 5EG or by email to m.williams@stags.co.uk. Please note that all enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Are you an established estate agent in the West Country (or elsewhere in the UK), looking to progress your career?

Would you like to work for a progressive and growing firm with opportunities in many of our 21 offices in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset?

Whether you are at a Manager, Valuer/Lister or Negotiator level, we could have a job that would be perfect for you.

Interested? In the first instance please send your CV to Simon Cooper, Partner, at s.cooper@stags.co.uk or phone for an initial conversation 01392 255202.

Residential Lettings

Our busy Exeter Lettings Department requires a full time lettings negotiator/property manager. This challenging and varied role will involve all aspects of residential lettings, from general administration, handling the telephone, dealing with face-to-face tenant and landlord enquiries to property inspections, maintenance coordination and inventories. Experience would be preferred. The ideal candidate will be well-organised, computer-literate, able to work on their own initiative and quick to learn. Some Saturday work will be required; candidate's own car is essential.

Please apply in confidence with a CV and covering letter to Claire Pile MARLA, 19 Bampton Street, Tiverton, EX16 6AA or email c.pile@stags.co.uk.

Our busy Honiton lettings department requires an administrator to join the team. This varied role will involve all aspects of residential lettings, including general office administration, handling the telephone and face-to-face tenant and landlord enquiries. The ideal candidate will be well-organised, computer-literate, able to work on their own initiative and quick to learn. Some Saturday work will be required and the candidate's own car is essential.

Please apply in confidence with a CV and covering letter to Claire Staniforth MARLA, Bank House, 66 High Street, Honiton, EX14 1PS or email c.staniforth@stags.co.uk.

If you have knowledge of the lettings sector and feel you are able to meet the service standards that we offer landlords and tenants, please send your CV to: Andrew Luxton MRICS FARLA, Bank House, 66 High Street, Honiton, Devon, EX14 1PS or email a.luxton@stags.co.uk

On Site Sales

Professional Services

Stags have one of the largest, if not the largest, rural professional teams of qualified Chartered Surveyors in the West Country and a desire to continue with the expansion and development of this department within the firm. Recent developments include the merger with Michelmore Hughes of Totnes and the appointment of a senior surveyor to develop the estate management side of our business, as well as promoting two of our recently qualified graduates into long term strategic roles within the firm. We now have a wonderful opportunity for a senior surveyor to join our existing team in the Stags heartland covering the Exeter, Mid and North Devon areas. Other immediate team members include an experienced Rural Surveyor, Planning Consultant, Graduate Surveyor and support team. The role would suit a qualified Rural Surveyor who either already has, or wants to develop management experience alongside carrying out professional work. This would include formal valuations, rural planning, agricultural tenancies, BPS and grant applications, as well as farm and estate management. The role would suit a driven person who wishes to develop themselves, strive to generate business and build a long term career in the West Country.

For further information please call 01884 235 701 and/or send your CV to a.rew@stags.co.uk.

We are seeking a senior Surveyor to expand our Cornish team which operates out of our Launceston, Truro and Tavistock offices. The role would suit an experienced Rural Surveyor who is self-motivated to develop themselves and business across the region, working together with our existing team of surveyors and property offices. The main areas of work are likely to include carrying out formal valuations, rural planning, agricultural tenancies, BPS and grant applications, contract work with the Environment Agency and estate management. The Professional Services team is an integral part of Stags. It is also one of the largest, if not the largest, team of rural professionals in the West Country and the firm is committed to continuing to expand and develop. Recent advancements include the merger with Michelmore Hughes of Totnes to enhance the estate management side of our business and promotion of two of our recently qualified graduates into long term strategic roles within the firm.

For further information please call 01884 235 701 and/or send your CV to a.rew@stags.co.uk.

With one of the largest rural professional teams of qualified chartered surveyors in the West Country, Stags is continually expanding and developing this department within the firm. A recent development was the merger with Michelmore Hughes of Totnes and as such there is now an opportunity for a senior surveyor/land manager to join the Michelmore Hughes Stags team in the Totnes office. The role will include leading the management of a number of small estates as well as carrying out a mixture of professional work across the South Hams, working with our existing contacts and offices to develop this side of the business. The successful applicant is likely to have at least three years PQE and possibly be CAAV-qualified, although this is not a pre-requisite. In addition to the estate management, the professional work will include formal valuations, rural planning, agricultural tenancies, BPS and grant applications. The role would suit a driven person who wishes to build on their strengths, generate business and develop a long-term career in the West Country.

For further information please call Alex Rew on 01884 235 701 and/or send your CV to recruitment@stags.co.uk.

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