Commercial Graduate Surveyor

City of London, London
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Commercial Graduate Surveyor - Real Estate. Our client is a firm of chartered surveyors based in central London which covers the commercial sector throughout the UK. They have some well-established and prestigious clients who own high-end commercial properties. They are now looking for a Commercial Graduate Surveyor to be responsible for supporting the delivery of an effective and compliant Property Management service through in-house staff, suppliers and consultants - across hard and soft services - and managing the co-ordination, access, impact on services and communication to occupiers of development works within the common areas within a single building.

The Role:

  • Preparing and monitor service charge budgets.
  • Checking and approving expenditure against service charge budgets.
  • Liaising with tenants to clarify their leases obligations such as rent, service charge payments, use of the building. Ensure they understand their repairing, Health & Safety obligations.
  • Collecting rents; paying bills; forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analysing variances.
  • Maintaining properties by investigating and resolving tenant complaints; enforcing rules of occupancy; inspecting vacant units and completing repairs under the supervision of the property manager.
  • Maintaining building systems by contracting for maintenance services; supervising repairs.
  • Providing best in class customer service to internal and external customer base.
  • Maintaining regular and effective communication with clients, occupiers, colleagues and external consultants.
  • Monitoring works conducted/service provided by suppliers.
  • Measuring and report supplier performance against agreed SLAs.
  • Managing suppliers to ensure effective, safe and compliant delivery of all M&E related services, including: life safety systems, vertical transportation equipment and public health systems.
  • Preparing management reports for the property.
  • Ensuring compliance with all internal procedures and policies - e.g. Procurement, Finance, Compliance, HR.
  • Ensuring security and emergency procedures are robust and adhered to at all times, taking an active role in the event of emergency situations.
  • Managing existing client/supplier relationships on a regular basis.

The Person: To apply, you MUST have a Degree/Masters in Real Estate/Surveying and either be a fresh graduate or with some work experience in Property. The successful candidate will have a good understanding of commercial leases and service charge budgets and accounting principles as well as good Health & Safety and Mechanical & Electrical services knowledge. The client is looking for someone they can progress and grow and will provide support towards the APC.

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