Senior Building Surveyor

Pro Placements Limited
Oxford Circus, Greater London
£50000 - £55000/annum
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Building Surveyor – £50-£55K + Excellent Benefits

My client is an RIBA and RICS chartered practice providing Architecture, Project Management and Building Consultancy services in both the commercial and residential real estate sectors.

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Senior Building Surveyor within a fun, vibrant and successful small to medium sized multi-disciplinary practice, in their office based in the heart of the West End. This role would give the successful applicant the opportunity to work for a highly successful firm without all of the corporate bureaucracy that often comes with it. Earning up to £55,000 plus attractive benefits, this position would suit an enthusiastic Senior Building Surveyor who wants a change of environment.

Within this role you will be responsible for:

Business Development

• Manage your client relationships in a proactive and professional manner.
• Develop and introduce new client relationships and resurrect lapsed client relationships wherever possible.
• Aid the development of new business including cross-selling, identification of new business markets/sectors and product/service improvement.

Business Management

• To personally produce work for Clients in accordance with the Company’s performance, best practice standards and ensure clients expectations are met or exceeded. To make service delivery and a good client experience your priority at all times.
• Meet personal performance targets.
• Efficiently use IT and keep up to date with IT requirements relevant to your role.
• Continuously monitor your personal performance against Departmental and Company performance targets and take responsibility for self-improvement in all aspects of your working life.
• Consider and suggest areas for improvement in the business and service delivery, ensure competitor or market intelligence is communicated to the Directors
• Be familiar and up to date with RICS Practice Standards, comply with RICS CPD Requirements and uphold the RICS Rules of Conduct at all times.

Business Awareness

• Maintain excellent business awareness.
• To understand the Business Strategy and Vision for the Company and keep this in mind when undertaking business for the Company.
• To understand the Company Goals and Targets and keep this in mind when undertaking business for the company.
• Promote the culture of the Company internally and externally

Job will involve travelling by car or public transport to sites, London, Surrey and Hertfordshire offices as required.

To be the successful Senior Building Surveyor, the ideal candidate will:

Qualifications and experience

• Chartered Building Surveyor with rounded private practice experience
• Must have some building survey/ technical due diligence experience
• Must have some experience of running building and refurbishment projects
• Both Commercial and residential experience preferable but not necessary


• Good negotiation, presentation, social, communication and problem solving skills.
• Very good time and personal management skills.
• Sound IT skills relevant to the work undertaken by the respective Department.
• Possess very good written and verbal communication skills and be able to collaborate effectively in a team.
• Be MRICS qualified


• Possess mature and responsible attitude to your work focussed on personal pride, quality and service delivery.
• Appetite for self-improvement in all aspects of your working life, developing good market knowledge, commercially minded, open to new initiatives and ideas and committed to the success of the Company.

In return, my client offers a salary of £50-55 K per annum plus;
• Auto-enrolled pension contributions
• Usual holiday entitlements
• Expenses paid
• Other benefits by negotiation for the right candidate

In addition, they will also offer a transparent and incentivised guaranteed bonus structure in 3 parts;
• New work - self generated
• Exceeding personal target (tiered hurdle rates)
• Directors Discretionary bonus based on performance and success of the business

Interested? Apply now with your CV or call Pritesh Patel at Pro Placements on (Apply online only) for a confidential chat about your career options