Branch Managers play a vital role to our business. We normally promote from within but any candidate must be of the very best calibre and an expert in the field to be considered for this position. Knowledgeable, astute, with great leadership skills and business acumen, you will have the hunger to drive the business forward to achieve and surpass targets and deliver a great service to our clients in accordance with Peter James' service standards. You will be responsible for growing the volume of new business and income production to the branch, be committed to resolution of issues, have commitment to continuous learning & self-development and be responsive to change.
We offer a generous remuneration package that is extremely competitive together with a structured training and development programme to support your on-going career progression.
Peter Brown, who has seen his career develop with us, answers some questions about his career with Peter James.
1. When did you first join Peter James?
I started at Peter James in 2002 when I was only 22.
2. What did you do before/what experience helped you get your job at Peter James?
I had a years experience at another estate agency firm but my training with Peter Burchelll has been invaluable to my career.
3. What do you do and what does this entail?
My role is to ensure my staff are continually motivated to hit office targets and ensure we have the properties to sell to help them achieve this.
4. What do you enjoy about your role?
I enjoy going out and meeting new people whether it is on valuations or summer fairs at the local schools, feeling part of the community is important to me.
5. What do you like about the company?
It’s a small independent company which makes you feel like your working with family. There is a sense of comradery here which is nice.
6. What is your proudest professional achievement since joining Peter James?
Working my way through the ranks as trainee negotiator to now branch manager.
7. What’s your one piece of advice for someone who wants to join Peter James?
Apply and work hard as it will pay off!