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Become a Trainee Estate Agent

If you are a graduate attracted to a career in residential property sales or lettings, we want to hear from you.


Location: South East London

Why You Should Join The Acorn Group


What you will be doing

We offer a fast track training programme for suitable graduates through to Management, with support and guidance to help you achieve your full potential.

Work is office based but you will also spend a significant amount of time visiting properties and undertaking viewings with potential buyers and tenants. 

  • You will qualify potential buyers or tenants, identify their needs and match them to suitable properties
  • You will book and accompany applicants to view properties
  • You will negotiate offers and liaising with solicitors and mortgage brokers through to sales conclusion
  • You will provide and deliver a high level of customer service to buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants
  • You will provide referred leads to other parts of the business
  • You will have to work on Saturdays, with a day off during the week

What you will have

As you will be travelling for viewings and other meetings, a full driving licence and a car are required. 

  • You are committed to meeting and exceeding sales targets
  • You have the ability to negotiate
  • You are tenacious and a self-starter
  • You have an ability to build and nurture trusted relationships at all levels
  • You are responsive to change

Company benefits: • Fantastic rewards and incentives • High earning potential for commission based roles • Long term career plan • Energetic and dynamic working environment • Competitive basic salary • Generous car allowance

Onwards to our company and culture…

We are The Acorn Group

As the fastest growing, independent Estate Agency Business in South East London and Kent; we are seeking ambitious and motivated graduates with a desire to succeed to join us as we expand further.


Our company

Founded in 1984 as a one-office, independent estate agency, The Acorn Group now employs over 400 staff, working from 34 different offices and 10 Divisions. As one of the fastest growing independently owned property companies in London and the South East, the group has opened several new branches in 2018 - 2019 , with further launches planned for this year.



Our careers

As an independently owned company we do things a little differently, we are commercially minded and always evolving with new ideas for property related services. Our staff are the main focus with over 90% of our Management team being "home grown". We reward on success and provide every opportunity to progress to the highest level.


Our offices

Our work spaces are meticulously designed, modern with up to date technology. Our Sales and Lettings teams thrive in a dynamic and energetic environment, focused on exceeding the customers expectations. Challenging and rewarding with the opportunity to achieve your goals, Acorn is a fantastic place to work.

Our rewards 

There are weekly meetings for all the fee earners; an opportunity to get together with your colleagues to share information. Weekly prizes for meeting performance standards, quarterly awards and of course, our annual awards ceremony, rewarding the elite performances with some fantastic prizes. 

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