Building Surveyor

Recruiter
Authoring House limited
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
£35000 - £40000/annum
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client, a financial and professional services firm specialising in real estate services and investment management are currently seeking a Building Surveyor for their Exeter office.
The role will involve a mix of professional and project based Building Surveying work on all types of commercial property
The successful candidate will thrive in an environment with a continuous stream of work within the commercial sector, working with investor and corporate clients. They will also be comfortable in a client-facing role, helping to develop the existing business.

Responsibilities
• Undertaking Building Surveyor's inspections and preparing reports
• Preparing specifications for and administering repair and refurbishment contracts
• Preparing and negotiating schedules of dilapidations / preparing exit strategies
• Preparing planned maintenance reports
• Undertaking building reinstatement cost assessments
• Potential to project manage or act as construction/development monitor on larger projects, or assist depending on experience
• Assisting with co-ordination of portfolio instructions and undertaking other duties from time to time as may reasonably required
• Making sustainable business links with both external and internal clients and offering a professional and excellent client service at all times

Requirements
• MRICS (Building Surveying) with proven experience PQE, preferably in a commercial consultancy
• Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
• Experience of AutoCAD an advantage, though not essential
• Clean driving licence
• Required to have the ability to work within a team and on own initiative
• Must be enthusiastic proactive and self-motivated
• Must have strong verbal and numerical skills, and be comfortable with report writing
• Requires excellent time management and general organisation skills
• Is required to be flexible and have the ability to work under pressure
• Must be well presented and have excellent communication skills
Experience
• Agile
• Trustworthy
• Courageous