Great for graduate surveyors wishing to qualify for RICS in 2 years. Pay for grad was better even than the big London Firms and tonnes of training.
Biggest employer of surveyors in the country, so lots of hands on work and secure job.
Never made a single compulsory redundancy, even during recessions for its 105 year existence.
Good practice ideas take a little longer to get implemented than private sector firms.
While all firms face changes, and the VOA benefits from lots of positive change, it is not quite so good at handling change while it is happening.
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