Rural Surveyor

Location St Albans
Discipline: Environmental, Agriculture & Estates, Consultant, Contract Management
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable Salary
Contact name: Nigel Allen

Contact email:
Job ref: AS285
Published: about 2 months ago

​The office is well placed for easy commuting into central London.

An opportunity has arisen to join our clients successful team and work with a number of significant estate management clients, getting involved in a range of exciting businesses and planning projects from start to finish, as well as other general rural professional matters including valuation.

The role offers flexibility to have a good balance of being office and home based, and the opportunity to work on some interesting projects to actively optimise their clients’ assets in these prosperous counties.

Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake the primary day-to-day relationship role with Estate Management clients

  • Managing landlord and tenant relationships for agricultural, commercial and residential properties

  • Manage financial matters, provide reporting on budgeting, performance

  • Manage Estate employees

  • Provide concise, practical and reasoned advice to Clients at all times

The Candidate

  • Experienced in the rural sector from within private practice or resident agent background

  • Experience in project management, planning and development, and RICS Registered Valuer status is an advantage.

  • Confident, organised, and professional.

  • Able to gain trust with clients and build relationships.

  • Commercially astute and hands on

  • Take financial responsibility

  • Excellent networking and selling skills

  • Good presentation skills

  • Excellent people skills

  • Self-motived and resourceful

  • Communicate confidently and clearly.

  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independent.


  • Professionally qualified MRICS. Will consider newly qualified as well as more senior level, with a proven track record in rural estate management.

  • Excellent research and analytical skills

  • Excellent IT skills including use of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Internet

What You Can Expect

You will be joining a friendly, entrepreneurial and inclusive culture. The company is driven by their core values and aim to embody them in all they do. They aspire to be refreshingly different and achieve this through using their unique perspectives, capabilities and expertise. Our client is bravely ambitious by going beyond what is required of them, and they are successful together; trusting one another and working collaboratively to achieve great results.

They recognise their employees are their most valuable asset, and the benefits scheme, employee engagement opportunities and Learning & Development offerings are their commitment to you and your career with them. They offer personal support, a competitive salary and a fantastic benefits package. If you chose to join our client, they will develop your strengths and fulfil your career ambitions.