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Lulworth Estate - Dorset - Assistant Estate Surveyor

Job Description:

Are you a recently qualified Surveyor wishing to pursue the next step in your career? Are you interested in role with a diverse range of tasks set within a beautiful location?

The Lulworth Estate extends over 12,000 acres of stunning Dorset countryside. The estate includes five miles of the Jurassic Coast World Heritage site featuring the world-famous Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove. Lulworth Castle is a premier Dorset tourist attraction and plays host to a multitude of large-scale events, including Camp Bestival. Our estate is enjoyed by hundreds of thousands of visitors every year.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Estate Surveyor within our Property department. The role would suit someone who is keen to learn about and take responsibility for a variety of work as the department deals with all areas of the estate’s diverse business interests including, commercial property, farming, forestry, planning and development, property maintenance, festivals and filming.

The successful candidate will be a graduate of Real Estate, Rural Land Management or a similar RICS approved degree and will preferably have two years’ experience in the field post-graduation. They will be personable, a self-starter and able to work well both independently and in a team. They will have excellent IT and mapping skills combined with meticulous attention to detail.

Key responsibilities:

Working alongside the Head of Property and with a wide array of clients, work will include:

  • Estate Management
  • Rural Consultancy
  • Land and Property Management
  • Planning and Development
  • Management of Utilities Providers

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Rural Land Management or equivalent
  • Two years’ experience as a Graduate or Assistant Surveyor
  • Proficient software skills to include MS Word, Excel, GIS Mapping and Terrier/Property Management systems
  • Full clean UK driving licence
  • Highly motivated with a keen eye for detail, an enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude, and a good willingness to learn
  • A team player, reliable and friendly with strong communication skills and professional integrity, able to build strong relationships
  • Exceptional organisational skills, thriving in high-pressure environments and consistently meeting deadlines


  • Salary from £30,000 per annum dependent on skills, experience and qualifications
  • Retail, hospitality and event discounts and offers, including a free ticket to Camp Bestival
  • Free car parking across the estate outlets
  • An inspiring and friendly environment in which to work, offering a wealth of experience

Job Type: Full-time – 35 hours per week – Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm

Closing Date: 3rd July 2024

Interview Date: TBC

Please apply via our website and send completed application forms to

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