We have an opportunity for an ambitious qualified chartered surveyor to establish themselves as an expert within the largest Automotive and Roadside sector team in the UK. The positon will be based in Manchester in our modern office space in the heart of the central business district.

Our national team provides a comprehensive range of professional, agency, rating and valuation services to institutional landlords, tenants and owner-occupiers and has an unrivalled track record of servicing large scale portfolios for key organisations within the sector as well as smaller companies and individuals with single assets.

This senior position will give the successful candidate an opportunity to work within an established team and the work will principally involve an extensive range agency casework on behalf of a broad range of clients. Our specialist areas are:

  • Car dealerships
  • Car parks
  • Drive-thru and drive to restaurants
  • Fast fit
  • Petrol filling stations
  • Motorway service areas
  • Trade parks
  • Trunk road service areas
  • Workshops & body-shops

Main duties & key responsibilities 

  • Acquisitions & disposals
  • Attending client meetings
  • Business generation and seeking new opportunities
  • Managing and prosecuting workload
  • Extensive UK travel

Person specification

  • MRICS qualified
  • Self-motivated & able to work autonomously
  • Driven with a “can-do” attitude
  • Ambitious & career focused
  • Commercially minded
  • A high degree of IT literacy with good presentation skills and Excel experience
  • Ability to communicate and negotiate with clients and stakeholders
  • Clean driving licence
  • Willingness to travel throughout the UK and across Rapleys’ office network

Employee benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Car allowance or company car
  • Bonuses for performance and business generation
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Perkbox (vouchers and discounts on shopping and entertainment)
  • Potential to gain significant professional experience
  • Modern office environment in a thriving city centre

For more information about this role or to apply, please send your full CV to:

Sheila Coulman
Head of HR
Rapleys LLP
Falcon Road, Hinchingbrooke Business Park, Huntingdon PE29 6FG

Or email sheila.coulman@rapleys.com

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Department: Automotive & Roadside

Level Of Position: Chartered Surveyor

Salary Range: Competitive