2020 Graduate Rural Surveyor

Oxford, Summertown|Harrogate|Shrewsbury|York|Winchester


We are hiring graduate surveyors to join our Rural division across our Oxford, Harrogate, York, Shrewsbury and Winchester offices. This is a varied and interesting graduate role requiring project and business management skills with hands-on delivery to provide property services including valuation advice to rural clients.

Contract Type
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Full Time
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  • The management of rural estates
  • Property valuations
  • Develop and manage relationships with clients
  • Attend client meetings
  • Prepare client communications and reports
  • Single Payment and Environmental Scheme Applications
  • Stock taking valuations
  • All other aspects of rural property surveying / advice

You will ideally be studying a RICS accredited degree however we welcome applications from those studying a non-accredited degree who are looking to pursue a career in Rural Surveying. You will also have experience within a rural practice gained through work experience or placements.  It is essential that you have a full UK driving licence.


We offer a structured training programme, including our in house Infrastructures Academy unique to Carter Jonas, regular assessments to ensure you achieve the full level of competency and up to five days study leave.  In addition, we pay your APC registration fee and your first APC final assessment, plus 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and a great working environment within vibrant and supportive teams.


You will be asked to respond to a number of questions about your academic achievements and work experience and to write a covering letter.  We also ask you about your motivations and interest in a career in property as well as any extracurricular activities. We ask you to provide reference contact details, one educational and one employment.

Starting September 2020.


Since 1855, Carter Jonas has grown to be one of the largest and most respected property consultancies in the UK with a network of 33 offices across England and Wales, employing more than 800 partners and staff.

We employ the very best people. We are a place where people want to work and our culture is collaborative and business minded. We have experts in every field who deliver long term advice that enhances our clients’ future prosperity.

At Carter Jonas, ‘Simply Better Advice’ is a statement that unites everyone in our business behind a common purpose. It is a commitment to our customers that we will work harder for them, constantly striving to provide the best advice in the market. 

Voted one of the Best Places to work in Property in 2018 and accredited with a Gold Investors in People award, we are proud of our values and what they stand for; chosen by our very own employees:

  • Approachable – We treat every relationship with respect, integrity and warmth
  • Effective – We do what we say we will, we do it well and we’re accountable
  • Ambitious – We are ambitious for our clients and for our firm

We endeavour to create the closest of relations with our Partners and employees, which we measure via our annual Employee Satisfaction Survey. At a national level we aim to ensure equal opportunities in the workplace and create a supportive and inclusive culture to encourage diversity and which underpins our core values of Approachable, Effective and Ambitious.

We want to ensure all of our employees are provided with the right support and guidance to optimise their performance. We offer a wide variety of Learning & Development, as well as structured career paths for professionals. In the last two years, we have launched our Diversity & Inclusion Network, Health & Wellbeing sites as well as our CJ Family Network. 

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