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Secretary/Executive Assistant

Grisdales are an award-winning, independent estate agent with offices in Cockermouth, Workington and Whitehaven.  We are a people orientated company and this is reflected in our company culture.

Many of our staff have begun their careers with Grisdales and have continued to grow and develop professionally within our business and the industry.  We believe in developing our staff to add value to our clients, so you will be offered opportunities to develop and undertake training with recognised industry qualifications.

The Role:  We are now looking for a part time Secretary/Executive Assistant for our Cockermouth office to provide Secretarial and admin support to our Sales, Lettings and Survey teams, and PA support to Head of Sales and the Business Support Manager.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Production of Sales documentation
  • Preparation of Lettings and property management documentation.
  • Production of Survey reports and associated documentation
  • Produce relevant correspondence for New Homes
  • Production of invoices for Sales, Lettings, Surveys and New Homes
  • Responsibility for stationery and office supplies
  • PA support to the Head of Sales
  • PA Support to the Business Support Manager
  • Admin support to the Sales, Lettings and Survey teams

The Candidate:  We are looking for someone with a proactive attitude to secretarial and admin duties, with excellent time management and organisational skills and with effective communication skills. This is an extremely busy role which requires a high degree of accuracy and the ability to manage conflicting priorities.

Hours of Work:  The hours are part time and are 30 hours per week during our office hours of 9am to 5.30pm.

Are you the Secretary/Executive Assistant we are looking for? If yes, then please complete the online questionnaire and email your CV to

Closing date is Monday 17th December 2018