Graduate scheme

South East +3


We are hiring ambitious Graduate surveyors to join our Rural division in Summerton Oxford, Cambridge, Northampton, Harrogate and York. Our dedicated team of Rural Surveyors provide advice to farmers and landowners on unlocking the value of their assets, diversification, change of land use, rural management and rural surveys all over the UK.

This is a varied and interesting graduate role requiring project and business management skills with hands-on delivery to provide property services including valuation advice to clients, other professional advisors and stakeholders. You will have the opportunity to assist with the management of rural estates, conduct property valuations, and complete Single Payment and Environmental Scheme Applications.

Clients are at the heart of what we do, so ensuring you develop and maintain strong relationships with our clients is essential, this includes attending client meetings and preparing communications and reports.

What will it take to be successful?

We are looking for forward thinking graduates with a can-do attitude, you will have the ability to manage multiple project and deal with a variety of work. You will ideally be studying a RICS accredited degree, however, we welcome applications from those studying a non-accredited degree who are looking to pursue a career in Commercial Surveying. You will also have experience within a Rural practice gained through work experience or placements. It is essential that you have a full UK driving license.

Our promise to you

From day one of our scheme you will be invested in. We offer a structured training programme, an APC supervisor or counsellor, and regular assessments to ensure you achieve the full level of competency required for your APC. In addition, we pay your APC registration fee and your first APC final assessment, and offer up to five days study leave.

What we offer you

We offer a highly competitive rewards package including group pension, flexible benefits, referral schemes and generous annual leave.

As an equal opportunity employer, with the Investors in People Gold accreditation, we are dedicated to driving diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Learning and development is important to us; we encourage everyone to continue developing to optimise their performance and fulfil their potential. We have an agile flexible working policy; many of our team work flexibly, we would be happy to talk to you about how this could work for you. We enjoy what we do, and we do it well, which is why 80% of our business comes from repeat clients.

About us

Since 1855, Carter Jonas has grown to be one of the largest and most respected property consultancies in the UK with a network of 34 offices across England and Wales, employing more than 900 partners and employees.

Our tailored service and Simply Better Advice have enabled us to forge lasting, intelligent and trusting partnerships with our clients. These long-standing relationships are our most important and most closely protected asset. From private landowners to local authorities, pension funds to farmers – our universe of client experience is among the most varied in UK property.

We employ the very best people. We are a place where people want to work, and our culture is both collaborative and business minded. We have experts in every field who deliver long term advice that enhances our clients’ future prosperity.

Ahead of the curve, we are pioneering in the use of technology within the property industry, making Carter Jonas a hugely exciting place to work.

Our values

  • Approachable – we treat every relationship with respect, integrity, and warmth
  • Effective – we do what we say we will, we do it well and we are accountable
  • Ambitious – we are ambitious for our clients and for our firm

Application process

Apply directly through our website Property Jobs | Early Careers (

You will be asked to respond to a number of questions about your academic achievements and work experience and to write a covering letter. We also ask you about your motivations and interest in a career in property as well as any extracurricular activities. We ask you to provide reference contact details, one educational and one employment.

If the graduate scheme isn’t for you, we offer work experience, Internship courses and 12-month placements. For more information on our Graduate scheme apply below.

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Cambridge Central; Harrogate; Northampton; Oxford, Summertown; York


South East, Yorkshire and the Humber, East Midlands, North East

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