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Careers with GKR

Without our people who live, love and breathe recruitment, employers wouldn’t be able to grow, and the property landscape would remain unchanged. We are always looking to speak with talented, top performing sales or property professionals who are interested to form a reputation for themselves. We offer various opportunities within the different sectors we cover as well as fantastic earning potential, quality training, development opportunities and a busy, fast-paced environment.

The development of a recruitment consultant

Resourcer

Responsible for identifying, attracting and shortlisting candidates suited to job opportunities we are representing as well as assisting other consultants with the recruitment process.

Junior Recruitment Consultant

Responsible for candidate sourcing, market research, job advertising, cold business development and building rapport with market leaders.

Recruitment Consultant

Responsible for talent attraction, business development and account management ensuring you build positive relationships and deliver excellent customer service throughout.

Senior Recruitment Consultant

On top of billing, Seniors are responsible for mentoring juniors, building our brand and using their initiative to add value outside fee-generating.

Principal Recruitment Consultant

Principals are consistent billers and can be responsible for management of teams, forecasting, leadership and identifying new markets.

Associate Recruitment Consultant

Also responsible for internal talent attraction, consistent billings, forecasting, management as well as adding other value socially and professionally.

Director

We offer Directorship opportunities provided you can identify and tackle a market that will add value to build our presence. Subject to targets being met consistently and proven leadership qualities, we encourage the step up!

Why work for GKR?

We have worked hard to develop a shared company culture that encourages our team to be inspired, work closely together, strive for excellence and professionally develop.

We recruit across Estate Agency, New Homes, Property Management, Office Support, Commercial Surveying, Project Management and Construction sectors.


Culture, benefits & more.

At the core of GKR London is our people; ex-property professionals, career consultants, talent strategists and infectious personalities. We work hard to maintain a great team spirit and have nurtured a fantastic office culture whilst being recognised as a leading recruitment partner across the Real Estate market internationally.

Read more about our team culture, company benefits, rewards and more here: Working for GKR London.

What we offer

We offer an extremely competitive commission structure with uncapped earning potential.

Our top-achievers are rewarded with bonus incentives including cash-prizes, trips abroad, experience days.

You will be given regular, comprehensive training by experienced and leading industry professionals, as well as having access to the very best tools for talent acquisition. 

We have formed a transparent progression route that rewards consistent results; our team are supported to reach their full potential as a consultant, manager or director. 

We operate a hybrid working schedule offering flexible hours; based in our offices in Victoria, we have private hots-desks, communal workspaces, a shared roof-top and restaurant/coffee parlour.

Join our team

Grant Kaveney
Founding Director
Joined July 2010

Grant Kaveney

Boasting an enviable position and state-of-the-art outdoor braai.  

In 2010, it was the right time for Grant embark on his own adventure after helping scale a recruitment business from South Africa. Biltong is almost always the answer; he makes his very own for the team and it's not to be missed! An avid fisherman, Liverpool supporter, proud South-African and strangely capable beatboxer - watch out Ed Sheeran!

Michael Woda
Partner, Head of Residential
Joined July 2014

Michael Woda

Distinctive features throughout and striking white render.

Michael joined GKR as one of our first key hires in 2014 bringing with him eight years’ experience in property, now responsible for a team of six. If not in the office hoping for a whole in one, you’ll likely find him on the course – aye! Not to mention Brick Lane, devouring the Indian delicacies.

Lee  Riley
Director
Joined October 2016

Lee Riley

A perfect example of period property with luxuriously fitted carpets.

Lee has worked in residential recruitment since late 2015 after working in the property sector for almost seven years himself. Whilst our entire team’s food bin/hoover, he’s a self-declared Asian food addict. Historically pooch obsessed; now with a fur baby of his own, he’s got the situation under control.

Molly Shoesmith
Operations Manager
Joined November 2014

Molly Shoesmith

Completely restored within, meeting the new with the old.  

Molly joined GKR in 2014 and was instrumental in developing the property management desk. Working with a wide variety of London's most well-recognized brands, her knowledge of the industry is second-to-none. In mid-2017, Molly became responsible for our internal training, social media and hiring needs. Now based from Amsterdam, we’re never disappointed with the sweet treats she brings back with her! 

Anu Deb
Director
Joined November 2014

Anu Deb

Tastefully designed with sophisticated interior features.

Anu joined GKR in 2014 with an ambition to help expand the office support division of GKR; coming from property herself Anu grasped the market quickly and now works with all of London’s biggest and most successful property brands. With a family history in catering, it’s no wonder Anu is quite the chef herself. 

Rose Lock
Principal Recruitment Consultant
Joined February 2018

Rose Lock

Offering extremely quick connections and an exceptional energy rating.

Rose joined GKR in 2018 having worked in property in both the UK and Spain over the last 20 years; her tenacious attitude has driven fantastic results quickly in the property management space. An OG vegetarian with the wildest office-snack combinations you will ever have heard of. 

Peter Wallis
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Joined February 2019

Peter Wallis

Impressive views across London following an upper-floor extension.

Peter joined our office support team in 2019, taking on the responsibility and growth of all marketing roles. When not chasing recruitment fees, he’s most likely chasing gains. Who knew avocado went with every single meal?!

Sam  Pemberton-Hill
Associate Director - Property Finance
Joined May 2019

Sam Pemberton-Hill

Contemporary build with high ceilings throughout.

Sam joined GKR in May 2019 with 10 years of experience between recruitment, property, and finance. Taking charge of our investment finance and property accounting department, Sam has positioned himself excellently with some of the UK's very best. As GKR’s very own Ironman, there’s rarely time for takeaways or cocktails!

Conán Finnegan
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Joined December 2019

Conán Finnegan

An exquisite new development, full of character.

Conán joined GKR's residential team in 2019 following his move to the city. Originally from Ireland, Conán brings with him some experience in both sales and hospitality and a cracking attitude to tackle the property market. An aspiring Conor McGregor with a fondness for all kinds of pasta.  

Roger Hawthorn
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Joined November 2020

Roger Hawthorn

State of the art family home with a perfect sunny aspect.

Roger joined GKR in January 2021 to support the property management function. Bringing 14 years of recruitment experience with him, Roger has joined GKR London to support our clients across Manchester, Belfast & Dublin. When not scaling the heights in recruitment, Roger can be found scaling Mourne Mountains. 

Bradley Hellier
Recruitment Consultant
Joined October 2021

Bradley Hellier

Modern and spacious apartment, newly refurbished. 

Whilst new to recruitment, Bradley has brought with him some great first-hand experience having worked for Marsh & Parsons previously. With such a thorough understanding of the industry and the roles he is now recruiting for, we are excited about his future at GKR. 

Michael Beeken
Director (Architecture & Design)
Joined September 2021

Michael Beeken

A charming and charismatic quintessentially English cottage.

Mike has worked in recruitment for the best part of his professional career. After graduating from University of Leeds, he progressed to the Head of Commercial Development at SRP, where he was responsible for the executive search division. He has partnered with GKR to build on the success we've experienced in recent years. 

Jason Ross
Recruitment Consultant
Joined April 2022

Jason Ross

Newly extended townhouse situated south of the River.

Jason's background stems from financial accounts and analysis before he embarked on a new journey in line with his keen interest in residential real estate. With first-hand experience and a real passion to achieve great results, we know he'll be a great addition to the residential team. 

Freya Humm
Recruitment Consultant
Joined April 2022

Freya Humm

Modern, open-plan apartment complex with stunning views.

Freya has joined our Built Environment team; with previous experience in recruitment supporting contract assignments across the Industrial and Commercial sectors, she is well prepared to make a big impact! She also worked within high-end leisure facilities, so with a keen eye for design, we are looking forward to seeing her flourish!

Emma  Smith
Recruitment Consultant
Joined March 2022

Emma Smith

Boasting beautifully presented interiors and an enviable location. 

Emma has joined our office support division sourcing support superheroes across the property market; with a background working in customer service, followed by a successful stint in residential sales, she is really well equipped to get up and running quickly! 


Join us


Interested in joining our team? Submit your CV to one of our open positions, or get in touch to discuss other possibilities specifically for you. We are always happy to hear from you!
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