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General Valuer & Manager, Regional Auction House

Posted: 15.11.2023
Contract Type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent
Pay: Dependent on experience
Location: North West, UK
Job description:

Our client, an established Auctioneer and Valuer with multiple locations throughout England, is seeking a General Valuer and Manager. As part of a strategy for continued growth, our client is searching for an experienced Valuer to head up a new location based in the North West. The role would suit someone who has business acumen and would thrive on the opportunity to set up and lead a new location.


  • Overall budgetary responsibility and oversight of the office with support and direction from the MD.
  • Operational set up of the new office using established systems and processes
  • Client valuations in-house and when visiting properties for auction, insurance, and probate purposes
  • Professional written valuations, cataloguing of items for the busy schedule of auctions, and the creation of condition reports
  • Dealing with clients pre- and post-sale
  • Staff management
  • Auctioneering, both from the rostrum and online desired but not essential


  • Good experience as a Valuer and Cataloguer
  • Experience as a General Valuer would be ideal, however consideration would be given to candidates with specialist experience
  • Strong business acumen
  • Good understanding of auction operations , pre and post-sale procedures, use of auction systems etc
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Driving essential
  • Computer literacy essential
  • Auctioneering experience desires, but no essential