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

Property Sales

We are looking for managers to run agency offices in various locations in the South West, both immediately and in the future. The ability to manage and lead your own team to deliver results is vital, as is having a proven track record in pitching, winning and selling instructions.

Please email your CV to Simon Cooper s.cooper@stags.co.uk, or if you would like a confidential initial discussion please call Simon on 07970 089530.


Due to internal promotion our Honiton office is looking for a full-time Estate Agent Valuer.

Stags is a 21st century estate agent with traditional values and extensive marketing coverage, with 21 offices across the West Country together with a presence in London. We deal with a range of properties throughout East Devon and the Jurassic Coast.

This is a busy and varied role that requires the successful applicant to be well-organised with the ability to cope under pressure and as part of a dynamic team.

The ideal candidate will be driven, currently working in the industry as a valuer and have a proven track record.

The role will involve carrying out market appraisals, working with clients to sell their home, as well as carrying out viewings and assisting the front line sales team.

You will need to be IT-literate, personable and able to adapt to the role quickly. This will involve some Saturday work on a rota basis.

A competitive salary package will be based on experience.

Please apply with your CV to Kevin Clarke k.clarke@stags.co.uk.


Our busy Taunton office requires a full-time Sales Negotiator to join the team.

Assisting with sales as a front-line team member, the role will require excellent communication, literacy and IT skills. The successful applicant will also be well-organised and able to cope under pressure as part of a dynamic team.

The position will involve some Saturday work on a rota basis and a full driving license is essential.

Please apply with an up-to-date CV and covering letter to David De Bloeme at admin.taunton@stags.co.uk.


Due to our expanding business we are currently looking for a confident, enthusiastic and driven sales negotiator to join our sales team in the Dartmouth Office.

The ideal candidate will have estate agency experience and will be expected to communicate well with existing buyers and sellers to build and maintain goodwill and trust. The successful candidate will undertake viewings and negotiate sales from offer through to exchange of contracts and completion.

You should be IT-literate and have the ability to work as part of a motivated team.

The role will involve working some Saturdays on a rota basis and a full, clean driving license and use of your own car is essential. Salary details will be available upon application, commensurate with experience and skills.

Please apply in confidence with your CV and covering letter to Karen Cottrell k.cottrell@stags.co.uk.


Our Truro Office is looking for a Sales Administrator, ideally with local knowledge to join its successful and driven team.

Truro is an exceptionally busy city centre office that prides itself on the quality of service provided. This fabulous opportunity will only appeal to an individual who is industrious, enthusiastic, capable of multi-tasking and prepared to go the extra mile. The ability to work as part of a team is essential and there will be the highest levels of expectation in relation to attention to detail. Whilst administration focused, the position will also entail answering telephones and general estate agency duties. This is a full-time role that will involve some Saturday working.

A wonderful opportunity within one of the leading West Country Estate Agents and Chartered Surveyors.

Apply in confidence with CV and covering letter for the attention of Ben Stephens to b.stephens@stags.co.uk


Our Plymouth Office is looking for a Client Contact Operative on a part-time basis to join the team at the New Business Centre.

The role will involve liaising, mainly using the telephone, with our future clients. Excellent telephone manner and written communication skills are required. There is some flexibility with the hours.

Please apply with an up-to-date CV to a.bowler@stags.co.uk. If you have any questions please contact Allison Bowler on 01752 223933.


Are you interested in a role to work in estate agency in Stags, dealing with the progression of agreed sales?

No estate agency experienced essential but a knowledge of conveyancing would be beneficial. Flexible hours and location of work.

Please email Simon Cooper at s.cooper@stags.co.uk with your CV and why you consider you would be good for this role in our dynamic West Country firm.


Our sales and letting departments are looking for a property Viewing Assistant to work across Exmoor. The role will involve both week day and weekend work and the successful candidate will possess a positive, flexible approach to the job, being able to help when required. A driving licence and a reliable car are essential to the role.

Please apply to Simon Zeal by email at the Dulverton office s.zeal@stags.co.uk


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

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

A full time residential lettings manager is required for the Stags Tiverton office. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to continue to grow and expand the department throughout Mid and North Devon.

With an established portfolio you will be working as part of a small team dealing with all aspects of letting and property management for a broad range of property. Experience preferred  with proven track record in the lettings industry.

Contact Andrew Luxton MRICS FARLA or Claire Pile MARLA in complete confidence on  a.luxton@stags.co.uk or c.pile@stags.co.uk

A full time residential lettings manager is required covering the Taunton and Wellington offices and the wider Somerset area.

This is an exciting and rewarding opportunity for the right candidate. With an established portfolio you will be working as part of a small team dealing with all aspects of lettings and property management for a broad range of property.

Experience required within the lettings industry.
Contact Andrew Luxton MRICS FARLA in complete confidence on  a.luxton@stags.co.uk with a CV or call on 01404 42553.

Exeter Residential Lettings department require an assistant property manager to help in their busy office covering Exeter city and the surrounding area.

Some previous lettings experience required. Flexible or part time hours considered. Use of your own car is essential. A combination of assisting in office and attending on property visits and inspections etc.

Apply in confidence with CV to Polly Jasper - manager at p.jasper@stags.co.uk or 01392 671598

Professional Services

Stags is currently seeking a qualified rural surveyor to join our Professional Services team. The right candidate will ideally have a minimum of 3 years post RICS qualification experience and Fellowship to CAAV. 

The successful applicant will be confident in their abilities and someone who is interested in driving and expanding current business. The role has career potential. 

The position offers a varied and interesting workload including rural planning work, Basic Payment Scheme applications and environmental scheme applications, Landlord/Tenant, Compulsory Purchase and compensation work as well as formal valuations. The existing team works closely with Stags offices, property professionals, and property and land owning clients. 

With this role, the opportunities for progression are outstanding and remuneration will be commensurate with experience and ability. Only apply if you are a self-starter who enjoys a variety of work and want to build a long-lasting career in the West Country.

For more information or an informal discussion, please contact Alex Rew on 01884 235701. To apply for this position, please forward a current CV together with a covering letter to a.rew@stags.co.uk. 

Please note that all enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Stags is a well-established and well-regarded South West property firm with 22 offices and over 200 staff throughout the region, offering excellent workflow and support to employees. To facilitate both growth and succession within the existing business we are looking to appoint an additional surveyor to work across the Exeter and South Devon regions.

The Role:

Workload will be primarily focused on servicing a strong and varied pipeline of rural professional work, including: Red Book valuations (loan security, tax and contentious); Landlord and Tenant work; wayleaves and easements; Basic Farm Payment and Countryside Stewardship; rural planning (alongside our specialist planning team). There is also the possibility of involvement with retained estate management clients.

The existing team is primarily based from Michelmore Hughes Stags’ Totnes Office, however for the right individual there may also be capacity to work from Stags’ Exeter Office.

The Candidate:

The role will be an excellent fit for an ambitious qualified surveyor looking for a position with an established and well-regarded South West firm. However due to the size of the existing team and wider firm, the role could potentially be varied to suit a motivated graduate surveyor or more senior surveyor, depending on circumstances.


  • MRICS and/or FAAV preferred
  • Registered Valuer preferred
  • Relevant experience with property markets and comprehensive technical knowledge
  • Experienced report writing

If you would like further information or would be interested in applying for this vacancy please contact send your CV and an accompanying covering letter to Yvonne Brook: y.brook@stags.co.uk