Careers

Careers

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 careers@boydens.co.uk or, alternatively, apply for one of our roles below.

Current Opportunities

 

Sales/Lettings Assistant – Sudbury Branch. 24 hours per week.

The role of the Branch Assistant is to work within property sales and lettings, servicing the current client base in your region, by providing excellent customer service and efficient administration.  Working on a part-time basis, 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:

·         Effective management of your applicant database

·         Organise and carry out viewings by effective use of diary and record the same on the office software

·         Book valuations in the diary and record the same on the office software

·         Carry out leafleting in carefully selected areas to maximise return

·         Establish professional relationships with current and new clients

·         To warmly greet all clients and visitors to the office

·         Using Boydens system to market properties

·         Provide regular feedback to clients

·         Support the Sales Manager with all sales based administration to include maintaining the file notes and issuing of letters

·         To assist the Branch Manager with office based administration duties as and when required

·         Any other duties that may be required from time to time in accordance with company requirements

·         To attend occasional out of hours promotions as and when required

·         To support the Partners vision for Boydens

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.  

Working hours to be agreed, at approximately 24 hours per week, with a suggestion being Monday, Thursday and three out of every four Saturday mornings.

If you feel you have what it takes to fill this role, please email your CV to cheryl.cox@boydens.co.uk

 

Sales/Lettings Negotiator - Clacton on Sea Branch

The role of the Sales/Lettings Negotiator is to service the current client base in your region, by providing excellent customer service and assist the Branch Manager expanding on the same.  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 and new clients

•             To warmly greet all clients and visitors to the office

•             Using Boydens computer system to market property

•             Effective management of your applicant database

•             Add new properties to current software

•             Effectively market properties via current software, Brief Your Market, social media, emails and telephone

•             Organise and carry out viewings by effective use of diary and record the same on office software

•             Book valuations in the diary and record the same on the office software

•             Providing regular feedback to clients

•             Liaise with Marketing Manager to secure “Sold/Let in your area” leaflets and other required marketing literature

•             Organise and carryout leafleting in carefully selected areas to maximise return

•             Organise and support Branch Manager with all sales based administration to include maintaining the file notes and issuing of letters and notices

•             To assist Branch Manager with office based administration duties as and when required

•             Any other duties that may be required from time to time in accordance with company requirements

•             To attend occasional out of hours promotions as and when required

•             To support the Partners vision for Boydens 

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.  

If you feel you have what it takes to undertake this role, send your CV to  

barry.hayes@boydens.co.uk