Sophie has always enjoyed being self-sufficient and financially independent, which led to her starting her professional career at a young age. Working in the beauty industry while studying certainly helped her strengthen her time management, customer service, and communication skills.
Constantly looking for new ways to broaden her experience and challenge myself, Sophie took her next career step at the age of nineteen when she began working as a beauty-customer representative for an international well-known cosmetic brand. Here, she expanded her network and sharpened her organisational skills. Soon afterwards, she chose to broaden her horizons by seeking a new professional path in which she could directly apply her prior experience in sales, customer service, and administration.
Sophie joined Victorstone as a trainee in March 2019. With training, support and her unwavering can-do attitude, she has quickly progressed to become a full time negotiator and one of the most successful members of the Lettings team. She is currently working towards becoming a Senior Negotiator and completing her ARLA qualification.
"As a Property Consultant within the Residential Lettings department at Victorstone, I have been given the opportunity to utilise my ambition, drive, and charisma while giving the greatest service to any prospective customers and tenants.
"I have consciously obtained competent training and am constantly confronted with opportunities that have helped me grow and develop into the well-experienced professional that I am now, as evidenced by the numerous awards I have achieved in the property industry. I feel valued given that I had joined as a young inexperienced member of staff, and I believe the company gives a fair chance to anybody.
"Victorstone’s ethos, creativity, diversity, equality, and professionalism were among the numerous factors that drew me in. find Victorstone to be not only very supportive with my training and development but also with my financial rewards and its excellent commission structure.
"I was particularly impressed with Victorstone’s ethos and mind set training, which was demonstrated during the difficult period of Covid-19. Despite the pandemic, myself and the company grew exponentially. It is also admirable how Victorstone increased their charitable contributions in times of such uncertainty."