A leading independent property consultancy with expertise covering a broad spectrum of property related services

Estate Agent (Kelso)

Our Kelso office is recruiting for a professional Estate Agent to join its team on a full time basis.

Your New Role

The purpose of the post is to offer a first class service to buyers, sellers and existing property owners across the Scottish Borders and Lothians.

The primary responsibilities will include:

  • Liaise with clients & purchasers in a professional, polite and respectful manner at all times.
  • Carry out sales pitches, providing professional and accurate advice, producing marketing reports and sourcing business.
  • Seek to build the sales business by using and developing contacts and creating new opportunities.
  • Oversee the marketing of properties including coordinating the booking of photography, home reports, brochure production, signage and PR.
  • Carry out viewings with prospective purchasers and manage clients across all price ranges.
  • Manage sales to completion through influencing, persuading and negotiating whilst giving best advice to clients at all times in a professional and enthusiastic manner.
  • Seek to further establish and build on the success of the existing team.
  • Handle daily applicant enquiries from Galbraith’s database, ensuring that accurate details are registered, actioned and maintained on a daily basis.
  • Keep up to date with trends in the local residential and rural property market.
  • Manage own diary efficiently with respect to team members diaries.

To Be Successful

  • You will have a strategic awareness of the wider Galbraith business to understand the benefits of a multi-disciplined organisation and to cross sell services.
  • Expert knowledge of the property market and values across The Scottish Borders and Lothians.
  • You will be enthusiastic, confident, with excellent attention to detail and client care.
  • Full, clean UK driving licence. Use of own car will be required.
  • Knowledge of REAPIT an advantage.
  • MRICS or MNAEA qualification is an advantage but not essential.

What We Offer

In return, we offer a competitive salary and the opportunity to work for a great team in a successful Firm.

Your New Company

Galbraith is a diverse multi-disciplinary firm with offices across Scotland and Northern England specialising in property sales and lettings and the rural, energy, forestry and commercial sectors.

Galbraith is an equal opportunities employer.

To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter to mark.paton@galbraithgroup.com

 

The successful candidate will be required to undergo Experian and SmartSearch AML, credit and criminal record checks

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent