Retail Development Agent

Retail Development Agent

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Real Estate

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nicole Buckland

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Retail Development Agent

35-50,000pa plus company benefits, flexible working and future development

The Retail and Development Agency Team has a position available in the London Office for a surveyor with 1-3 years' post qualification experience working in a commercial agency role.

The successful candidate is expected to have experience of acquiring and disposing of leasehold and freehold interests, be a good communicator, be self-motivated and with good attention to detail.

Key responsibilities:-

  • Commercial property marketing and acquisitions with a retail and development bias.
  • Generating business through the use of email, telephone prospecting, individual initiatives and being aware of market activity
  • Responding efficiently and effectively to enquires from clients and applicants
  • Preparing Marketing literature
  • Developing and liaising with key contacts, including solicitors, accountants and other professional bodies
  • Understanding of wider property matters (Landlord & Tenant, Valuation, Management etc.)
  • Dealing with clients in a timely and appropriate fashion
  • Building internal and external relationships
  • Liaising with several other departments to ensure delivery of all relevant services to the properties and to the client

Skills and Experience

  • Proven experience in retail property and, ideally, site development
  • Knowledge and experience of lettings, disposal and acquisitions processes
  • Strong numerical and written ability
  • Good attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office/Excel programmes
  • Able to write clear, concise reports with well-argued conclusions & recommendations


  • Be adaptable and able to work in different property sectors
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills
  • Driven attitude and able to work at pace
  • Able to ask quality questions
  • Approachable
  • Able to work in a team
  • The client would also like to know what extracurricular activity/ charitable events you get involved in.

What we can offer you:-

  • Competitive Salary
  • Discretionary Profit share scheme
  • 25 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
  • Mobile phone
  • Auto enrolment Pension Scheme
  • Life Insurance
  • Flexible benefits including, Health Cashplan, cycle to work and Holiday Purchase
  • Professional Subscription/fees
  • Continuing professional development

If you wish to send your CV or require further information on this role contact Nicole Buckland on n.buckland@capstone-recruitment.com or on 07494368622

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