Independent surveyor WHR has appointed Jessica Haigh as a graduate surveyor in its professional services team.
Haigh, who graduated from Nottingham Trent University this year, will report to Gareth Buckley, partner, working on the rating and lease consultancy side.
Based in Manchester city centre, WHR now employs 24 staff.
Buckley said: "Our professional services team has continued to go from strength to strength this year in particular our high profile, landmark high court decision on empty rate mitigation, which has meant we have secured a significant amount of new business. Jessica will provide vital support ensuring that we can deliver the results that our clients expect from us."