Careers Resources

Careers Resources

Land and Property Management

TARGETjobs Explore Property

Interactive tool for exploring career options in this sector, finding work experience and making successful applications.

TARGETjobs Construction and Property

Information on career options in this sector with employer profiles, work experience and graduate job adverts and articles offering advice on a range of topics.

Prospects Profile: Building Surveyor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Commercial/ residential surveyor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Estate Agent

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Estates Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Historic Buildings Inspector/ Conservation Officer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Planning and Development Surveyor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Rural practice surveyor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

RICS Surveying Guide

This guide offers an overview of the Surveying profession with detailed analysis of different specialisms. There are also employer profiles course listings.

RICS and Macdonald and Co. Rewards and Attitudes Survey

Now in its eighteenth year, the annual RICS and Macdonald & Company Rewards & Attitudes Survey is the most comprehensive salary survey undertaken for the property sector in the UK.

Work experience tips for Chartered Surveying (RICS)

Examples of relevant summer jobs that will help you pursue a career in Surveying.

MacDonald and Company - Property Recruitment

Leading professional recruitment agency for the property industry and built environment.

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

Professional body for chartered surveying. Careers information on all branches of surveying and details of accredited courses.

Become a Surveyor

Produced by the Survey Association, this website allows you to find out what opportunities are available in Surveying and how to get into the profession.

Careers advice (RICS)

Articles offering advice on graduate careers in Surveying and how to make effective job applications.

Valuation Office Agency

The Valuation Office Agency (VOA) is an executive agency of HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) with 85 offices spread throughout England, Wales and Scotland employing around 4,300 people. Their website contains details of their graduate programme and case studies of people working in this sector.

A Property Career

Articles about careers in Property, including advice on becoming a Chartered Surveyor.

Historic Houses Association

Represents privately owned historic houses, castles and gardens. The site contains a searchable online directory of members.

Institute of Residential Property Management

Professional body delivering a portable professional qualification in residential property management. Their website has details of current job opportunities and advice on careers in this sector.

Green Jobs

Search for the latest environmental and renewable energy opportunities in a range of sectors, including agriculture, conservation, forestry, engineering, renewables and sustainability.

Class of 2008 case study: Daniel Wolk (Economics graduate)

Daniel explains how the 2008 financial crash affected his career journey and offers advice to students graduating in tough economic conditions.