Junior estate agent

Junior estate agent

“Working in different areas of an estate agent, completing tasks such as arranging viewings and accompanying colleagues on site visits to various properties”

This is a customer-facing role with responsibility for providing the administrative support needed to secure successful property sales. As a junior estate agent, you’ll develop an understanding of, and the ability to comply with contractual, statutory and legal restrictions, and client confidentiality. Typical tasks will include: data registration, producing window adverts, arranging and booking viewings, accompanying colleagues on site visits to various properties, selling additional services, collecting keys, and carrying out basic property research, including marketing procedures through portals, websites and various databases. You’ll also prepare floor plans of a property, following the measuring code of practice, and also assist with the provision of sales particulars. This would include how to take and produce photos for individual properties. As part of the sales process, you’ll learn how to conduct viewings and receive a formal offer made from a purchaser.

Duration: 12 months

Relevant school subjects: Business studies

Entry requirements: Depend on employer, but likely GCSEs or equivalent qualifications. Alternatively, relevant experience would be advantageous, particularly if customer service skills are exhibited

Achievement upon completion: Level 2 (Intermediate)—equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C

Potential salary upon completion: £18,000 per annum

More information: www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/junior-estate-agent

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