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

Part-Time Office Assistant - Kelvedon Branch

The role of the Office Assistant is to support the Branch Manager in their role, by carrying out general office administration and other duties as required.  You will be part of a small team with an established portfolio of key clients.  Key aspects of the role include, but are not limited to, as noted below:

  • Establish professional relationships with current clients;
  • Using Boydens IT systems to market properties for sale and let;
  • Effective management of the applicant database;
  • Carry out references of prospective tenants;
  • Organise and occasionally carry out viewings;
  • Work with Central Admin Team to process applications for lettings;
  • Complete hand over of move in process for new tenants;
  • Maintain office literature and window displays;
  • 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, but also possess the ability to work well by yourself.  You will have excellent customer service skills and high levels of organisation.  The position will be on a part time basis, hours being 9.30am to 2.30pm for four days a week, and every Saturday, the hours of which will be 9.00 to 5.00pm.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send your CV to: