Graduate Surveyor



The company

Cluttons is a business with a difference, and our aim is simple - to help our clients unearth every opportunity in their property, be it their home, office, or an investment portfolio. We do this by challenging the status quo and helping our clients get the most out of their property materially, financially, and emotionally.

We employ over 230 staff in the UK and serve a wide range of clients across several areas, including commercial and residential consultancy, management, investment and commercial agency, residential sales and lettings.

We are proud of our flexible approach to work and offer a hybrid set up – we are flexible on where you work, noting that you need to spend time in in our Manchester office, and to be able to service our clients.

The role

As a Graduate Surveyor, you will be required to assist the team in a wide range of work with private sector and public clients.


Key Deliverables

  • Working with qualified surveyors to identify and determine client requirements
  • Attend client meetings as required
  • Actively participate in understanding and meeting colleague and clients requirements
  • Develop understanding of the procurement process on behalf of clients
  • Ensure compliance with Cluttons working policies and procedures
  • Work effectively under pressure, remaining calm and approachable
  • Participate in client meetings where required
  • Work to standard required by RICS and maintain ethical standards
  • Ensure all work undertaken is produced accurately to standards in a timely and efficient manner
  • Commitment to completing the APC training programme
  • Contribute to the production of tender documentation
  • Research and draft reports
  • Provide first class support to clients
  • Work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team


  • Contribute to team based fee targets
  • Is aware of the team target and the role they play in achieving this
  • Understands what generates revenue and makes profit

Clients and Business Development

  • Assists qualified surveyors in delivering to clients under supervision
  • Assists in preparation of bids and tenders under supervision
  • Developing knowledge of principles and practices of related disciplines
  • Enhance Clutton’s reputation through successful delivery


  • Attend external networking events, keep abreast of market developments and share these regularly with the team and Firm as required

Systems and Process

  • Developing working knowledge of relevant software packages
  • Developing understanding of RICS standards
  • Evaluate, adapt and improve standards, techniques and procedures
  • May be a contributor to wider projects

Essential qualifications

  • Educated to degree level in a RICS accredited first degree or masters degree
  • Working towards the APC

Essential experience

  • Appropriate record of work experience in the UK Real Estate market
  • A team player able to work effectively on their own with supervision
  • Excellent interfacing skills with clients and fellow professionals
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative in a busy office with a varied case load
  • Strong communication and time management skills


  • Holidays: 25 – increase in line with length of service to a maximum of 30 days
  • Enhanced auto enrolment pension scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Interest Free Season Ticket Loans
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Flu and Eye Care Vouchers
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Plus Flexible benefits as below

  • Policy that allows you to pick and choose additional benefits including purchasing 5 days additional holiday
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Dental Insurance
  • Travel Insurance