Sales Progressor

Salary: Competitive package + benefits

Closing Date: 9 August 2024

Fenn Wright are East Anglia’s leading, independently-owned partnership of chartered surveyors, estate agents and property consultants who celebrate a proud history of 250 years, providing clients with the highest level of care and advice. Tracing our roots back to 1768 our traditional business values are blended with forward thinking and contemporary methods of sales and marketing advice, meaning we are able to deliver our clients the appropriate level of personal service. Today, we operate from 11 offices across Essex and Suffolk in high profile central locations.

Vacancy Details

We are looking for an individual to provide excellent customer service, acting as a point of contact for all parties involved in the sale of a property, ensuring a smooth property transaction from sale through to completion. The successful applicant will be working within a professional and driven team who has a genuine passion for the industry and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.  This position will be based in our Witham office.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaising effectively with solicitors on chain of sales
  • Communicate with vendors and purchasers to manage expectations
  • Liaising with other agencies when required
  • Organising additional inspections by professional bodies when required
  • Mediating objections and potential difficulties faced
  • Agreeing completion dates
  • Scheduling updates
  • Organising key handovers
  • Any other daily adhoc duties


  • Have an understanding of the legal process of a sale and purchase
  • Proven agency experience
  • Previous customer facing experience
  • Kept up to date with trends in the local residential property market

Essential Skills

  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organised
  • Ability to work well under pressure and multitask

Personal Attributes

  • Confident speaker
  • Personable
  • Proactive/self-starter
  • Strong work ethic
  • Professional

Our Rewards and Benefits

With our extensive experience and expert knowledge, Fenn Wright will provide you with a supportive environment where you can gain the required skills and knowledge, and receive excellent opportunities for development and career progression.

  • Various discretionary cash incentive referral schemes.
  • 23 days holiday, rising to 25 days in the third holiday year, (pro-rated for part time staff).
  • Complimentary Birthday day off
  • A competitive pension scheme
  • Life Assurance with which covers four times your salary

Hours of Work

  • Based in our Witham branch you will be required to work Monday-Friday (40 hours per week)

We understand the need for discretion and confidentiality and offer experienced individuals the opportunity to talk in the strictest of confidence regarding career options with Fenn Wright. Please contact Roseanna Seaton (Operations Manager) directly- [email protected]

Unfortunately we are unable to respond to each and every application. If you have not heard from us within the next 2 weeks, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion. On behalf of the firm, we would like to thank you for taking the time to apply.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the United Kingdom to apply for this position under the necessary individual eligibility criteria. Fenn Wright LLP do not hold a sponsorship licence.