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Symonds and Sampson - Dorset - Graduate Trainee or Newly Qualified Surveyor

Job Description:

Symonds & Sampson are seeking a graduate trainee or newly qualified surveyor to work within our busy Rural Professional team in Sturminster Newton. The role offers a wide range of experience across many aspects of rural surveying and farm agency. It will also provide the opportunity for the right candidate to progress through APC and/or CAAV to further develop their career.

A practical knowledge of agriculture would be advantageous. The position offers excellent career prospects for the right candidate, but self-motivation, good IT skills and ability to work as part of a team are essential requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES including but not limited to

Countryside Stewardship, ELMS, BPS and grants

Valuations for banks, private individuals, probate and general tax planning

Farm & Land sales

Planning for development of farm buildings and diversification

General professional advice for rural clients

Compensation claims, utilities and telecoms


Completion of a RICS accredited degree

Full UK Driving licence


Probationer of the CAAV or already qualified as FAAV

Use of mapping software


A competitive salary dependent on experience

Training and subscriptions of RICS and FAAV along with any additional qualifications required

Opportunity to establish a client base and progress career

Holiday starting at 28 days per year including bank holidays and increasing with long service

Work based pension scheme

To apply please email with CV to

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