Working for Boydens

We have a network of branches covering Colchester (Head Office), Braintree, Clacton on Sea, Kelvedon, Sudbury and Frinton on Sea and we are always on the lookout for talented people to join us.

As an independent, family-owned business, we appreciate how important it is to have motivated, local staff providing exceptional customer service. Because of this, we ensure our staff are highly trained and sit an internal competency test before being given the opportunity to sit the Technical Award in Sales or Lettings. We believe it’s important to be part of a company which will enable you to learn the key skills needed to flourish into a sales and property expert.

We take pride in each of our six offices and the talented teams belonging to each and are continually developing the business to make us even more customer focused.

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If you would like to be a part of the exciting future of Boydens, send your CV to or, alternatively, apply for one of our roles below.

Current Opportunities


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a tenacious individual to join us in Kelvedon. This new role has been created to assist our growth in this area and is an opportunity for the right candidate to demonstrate their sales ability to drive Boydens forward..   

The role of the Sales Negotiator is to service the current client base in your region, by providing excellent customer service and expand on the same by seeking new opportunities in which to sign up new clients.  Key aspects of the role include, but are not limited to, as noted below:

· Establish professional relationships with current and new clients
· Increase income using own initiative 
· Book and attend sales valuations
· Securing referrals for in house mortgage leads
· Taking property details to generate marketing literature, including photographs
· Using Boydens computer system to market property
· Effective management of your applicant database
· Organise and carry out sales (and occasionally) lettings viewings
· Providing regular feedback to clients
· Liaise with solicitors to progress sales
· Embrace Rightmove and prospecting opportunities within the same
· Carry out touting/prospecting using data available to secure new instructions
· To be smart, punctual and display exemplary behaviour to gain both credibility not only at Boydens but within the local community
· Accompanying colleagues to out of hour’s company promotional events when required
· Any other duties that may be required from time to time in accordance with company requirements

You will be a team player working closely with staff in the office and others throughout the business.  You will be able to see an opportunity to obtain business and possess a level of tenacity to progress the same.  In turn you will receive a competitive salary and company car.

If you are interested in this role, please submit your CV to


The role required is for an individual to assist in the day to day support of both teams of sales and lettings within this growing Boydens branch. This will include duties for frontline client dealing and administration processing. This varied job role will have you working in and out of branch on appointments and being part of our team supporting local events from time to time, so a Driving Licence is essential.

Key Aspects

- Meet and greet clients;
- Build customer relations;
- Deal with enquiries and process them;
- Assist current staff in their job role;
- Looking for opportunities/leads;
- Phoning out to clients with information or reporting back information;
- Attending property viewings;
- Assisting in pro-active marketing;
- Liaise with other professional bodies;
- Attending out of hours functions/promotions;
- Keeping systems updated;
- To be smart, punctual and display exemplary behaviour and attitude to clients and colleagues;
- To be available to assist in other branches and training at Head Office when required.

This is a very much team player role, communication and the willingness to learn is vital. Training in all aspects will be provided to give you confidence and knowledge to progress the branch and yourself.

In the first instance contact Barry Hayes with your CV.