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Godfrey-Payton - Coventry/Warwick - Graduate or recently-qualified Rural Surveyor

Job Added: 22 January 2019

To apply:

Main Contact:
Philip Cowen

CV Address:
Godfrey-Payton, Old Bablake, Hill Street, Coventry. CV1 4AN




Job description:

Godfrey-Payton is a long established, multi-disciplined firm of Chartered Surveyors and Land Agents managing rural, residential and commercial property portfolios across the Midlands. As an independent Partnership, with offices in 3 locations throughout the Midlands, we offer a range of opportunities for rural surveyors to develop their career. We also understand the importance of achieving a work-life balance.

A good opportunity has become available for an individual to join our growing rural team based in the Coventry office. The role will suit an enthusiastic Graduate Surveyor or recently-qualified Rural Surveyor, with the client-focussed work being predominantly based throughout Warwickshire, Worcestershire and the Midlands.

The role will be focused on rural estate management on behalf of private, institutional and Charity clients, together with a good balance of associated professional work including rural planning and diversification, valuation, land development, contract farming, compulsory purchase and compensation.  The role offers autonomy and a high level of client contact.  

We are looking for the successful candidate to have:

  • At least one year’s pre-qualification experience, or to be a recently-qualified MRICS with experience in the rural sector.
  • The drive to work effectively within a small and friendly team.
  • The ability to communicate clearly and operate efficiently.
  • A significant degree of self-motivation.
  • The desire to work under their own initiative, and deliver results.
  • An approach to manage multiple tasks competently, and in an organised fashion.

This is an exciting opportunity offering excellent long-term career prospects for the right candidate. A competitive salary package is available commensurate with experience.


For more information or an informal and confidential discussion, please call Philip Cowen on 02476 226684 or 07887 838231.

To apply, please send a covering letter and CV via email to Kylie Hammerton (  or in writing (marked Confidential) to Philip Cowen, Godfrey-Payton, Old Bablake, Hill Street, Coventry. CV1 4AN.

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