Estates Surveyor

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Recruiter
West Suffolk Council
Location
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen with West Suffolk Councils. We are currently looking for an Estates Surveyor (Property) to come and join our team. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis working 37 hours per week and will receive a competitive salary of £25,000 - £36,000 per annum depending on experience.

St. Edmundsbury Borough Council and Forest Heath District Council are two authorities with a reputation for being forward thinking and innovative. By sharing services under the title of West Suffolk they are taking an increased commercial approach to changes in the public sector environment and have a wide range of exciting initiatives underway.

Property is at the core of many of the initiatives and as an Estates Surveyor you will play a vital role assisting with the management of the incredibly diverse and mainly commercial portfolio of over 400 operational and non-operational properties, that also includes shopping centres scheduled ancient monuments, and even a world class entertainment venue.

We are seeking a part-qualified or recently qualified MRICS Estates Surveyor to join our busy team.

More about the Estates Surveyor role:

As Estates Surveyor you will be producing and maintaining asset management plans, achieving lettings, undertaking landlord and tenant negotiations, disposals, acquisitions, valuations and assisting with projects to deliver the financial and operational objectives of the councils.

Skills and experience required of our Estates Surveyor

You will ideally have some experience and a track record of delivering best value from actively managing a property portfolio and property asset based projects. Some public sector experience would be advantageous, but is not essential.

What you can be offered as our Estates Surveyor

In return our benefits package includes a competitive salary and pension scheme, discounts on supermarkets and high street shops, cashback on holidays, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme and money off household bills together with flexible working arrangements, learning and development opportunities and generous annual leave entitlement.

There’s never been a more challenging or interesting time to be in local government. If you are driven to deliver successful and innovative solutions to a forward thinking public sector organisation, and are up for the challenge and possess the relevant property experience, then we look forward to hearing from you.

The Estates Surveyor position is based in a combination of Bury St Edmunds and Mildenhall so access to transport will be essential.

So if you would like to join our team as our new Estates Surveyor (Property) then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity!

Closing Date: Monday 14th August 2017

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