Jobs in Leighton Buzzard
Connells are RECRUITING NOW!
Connells is an award-winning Estate Agency Group
and is one of the largest and most successful property
services providers in the UK with a network of nearly
500 branches in England, Scotland and Wales.
Connells’ significant profile in Leighton Buzzard means it is one of the town’s leading local employers. Its head office in Leighton Buzzard employ over 500 skilled staff and provide the backbone to the entire Group’s residential sales, lettings, corporate, new homes, mortgage, conveyancing, surveying and asset management services across three buildings located centrally in the town.
Cumbria House, the principal head office on Hockliffe Street, has 220 plus employees in departments spanning Marketing, PR, Accounts, Human Resources and many more. Lavells House, also on Hockliffe Street, hosts 160 plus staff and the company’s Asset Management, Lettings Support Unit and National Sales Centre while Lombard House, on Leighton Road, contains 150 plus people in IT and the Mortgage Business Unit. The company also has two High Street Estate Agency Branches in Leighton Buzzard trading as Connells and Brown & Merry.
A large number of Connells staff working from its three head offices are local to the area and the company’s fantastic career opportunities and location continue to make the Group a perfect choice for many job seekers in the area.Its in-house recruitment team, led by Ian Dobrin, works closely with the Leighton Buzzard community and the area’s well-regarded schools. Ian is committed to adding local quality to the ranks of Connells and is also very enthusiastic about providing opportunities to the town’s next generation
“We are very proud of the local feel at our three head offices in Leighton Buzzard and we are always looking to adhere to our company ethos of providing fantastic jobs and career opportunities to local people. We offer a range of jobs in departments across the company here in Leighton Buzzard, and our staff are given great platforms on which to develop.”
Some of Connells’ local and long-serving staff include Helen and Sue.
Helen, the Group’s HR Manager, says:
“I have been with Connells for 15 years and, due to the fantastic progression opportunities available, I have been able to develop from payroll administrator to become the Group’s Human Resources Manager. I live locally and enjoy working with other local people. Connells is a great place to work with great support, teamwork and encouragement which enables everyone to aim higher and achieve their goals.”
Sue, Head Office’s receptionist, says:
“I have worked for Connells for just over 19 years and have met some very pleasant and friendly people along the way. I work only one mile from my home which is a very convenient walk in the mornings! I have worked in three different departments within Head Office and have been able to learn how several areas of the business operate.”
To find out more about working with Connells in Leighton Buzzard email your cv and a covering note to firstname.lastname@example.org