About Us

Grisdales is an award-winning, independent estate agent covering the whole of West Cumbria. We have created a business we are proud of, so it’s vitally important that anyone joining our company is highly motivated, hardworking and shares our values of passion, honesty and expertise. We are continually learning and striving for excellence within our business, every position counts, there’s no playing safe and we are only interested in people who want to make a difference.

The Vacancy

We are currently looking for a Property Negotiator for our Whitehaven Office, someone who is passionate, full of energy, customer service driven and has a ‘can do’ attitude giving them the ability to thrive in a very busy office environment.


Full-time – 37.5 hours per week based at our Whitehaven office.

Key Responsibilities

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Reception management
  • Handling initial enquiries
  • Arranging viewings and market appraisals
  • Carrying out viewings and viewing feedback
  • Offer Negotiation
  • Sales Progression
  • Property Reviews
  • Business generation – seeking opportunities
  • Achieving agreed office sales targets

The Candidate

Customer service is essential in this role, with estate agency experience desirable. We are looking for someone with exemplary people skills, who has an engaging personality and the ability to work under pressure whilst maintaining attention to detail. A full clean driving licence is essential for this position. This varied role is included on the Saturday rota, so the successful candidate will be expected to work 1 in 4 Saturdays with the following Monday taken off as a lieu day.

Pay and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Profit based commission scheme, team & individual incentives
  • Additional holidays for length of service and bonus days over Christmas
  • Sick leave entitlement
  • Pension scheme
  • Early Friday finish!
  • Funding and support for industry qualifications
  • Financial services advice and products
  • Volunteering opportunities and charity events
  • Team social events

Closing Date

The closing date for applications is 15th March 2024.

How to Apply

Head to Indeed (via the link below) to complete our questionnaire and send us a copy of your CV. If you wish to send us any further information to support your application you can reach us at recruitment@grisdales.co.uk.

What Happens Next?

Should your application be successful, we’ll be in touch to invite you to participate in a telephone interview. Our final recruitment stage includes a formal face-to-face interview at one of our local branches.