Chartered Building Surveyor - Senior Building Surveyor

Recruiter
Syntech Recruitment Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
11 Mar 2017
Closes
10 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Chartered Building Surveyor - Senior Building Surveyor

40k to 60k + Bens DOE

All levels required post RICS preferably

If you’re an experienced Building Surveyor who wants a career working for a 'blue chip’ global consultancy that plays to your strengths then keep reading.

Our client is the leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm working in partnership with their clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes through the application of design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services.

Join one of their growing London based-teams as a Building Surveyor and you’ll discover a culture focused on helping you flourish as a professional.

Overview of Role(s):

You will be focused on excellence in service delivery and client satisfaction, liaising closely with Partners, Team Leaders and colleagues. This will include the development and care of client relationships and providing a premier service to win new and repeat business. The role offers the opportunity to make a real impact on a growing service offering within our business and you will be presented with a great opportunity for career progression, whilst at the same time being exposed to cross-sector experience.

Their Buildings division works with clients across many sectors, both in the private sector as well as in central & local government and the health & education sectors.

Our client features on many public and private sector supplier frameworks so there’s a rich and diverse flow of opportunities within their Buildings division. With economic confidence returning and capital investment growing, these opportunities are multiplying, so if you are looking for somewhere where you can develop a career and grow as an individual, rather than simply fill a vacancy, they have a wealth of opportunities for you.

You’ll be part of professional team that understands the distinctive challenges and responsibilities that come from working in a cross-sector client base. Their clear focus on delivering exceptional outcomes for our clients means that you can be confident of making an important and positive contribution.

Your day-to day responsibilities (outline):

  • Provide sound and reasoned technical and professional advice to clients or internal stakeholders relating to the Building Surveying scope of services, which will include:
    • design and specification
    • contract administration
    • party wall matters
    • dilapidations
    • historic building conservation
    • technical due diligence (TDD) and surveys, including for pre-acquisition, stock condition, validation and building defect/pathology purposes
  • Take responsibility for the delivery of projects (generally <£100K - £2M) and professional assignments and/or support the senior colleagues in the delivery of larger projects / assignments.
  • Assist with the development of Building Surveying services, responding to market opportunities
  • From time to time you may act as an APC Candidate’s Supervisor.

What you have to offer:

  • MRICS qualified, with at least 1 years PQE
  • Good communication skills with a pro-active approach and 'can do’ attitude
  • Have detailed and thorough knowledge of both traditional and modern building construction technology and techniques
  • Team player and capable of influencing others to achieve necessary output
  • A strong track record as a professional Building Surveyor, showing the desire for a progressive career structure
  • Experience of property refurbishment and maintenance
  • Experience of controlling quality on projects
  • Experience of leading challenging projects
  • Experience in 'professional’ Building Surveying work streams, eg. dilapidations, party wall consultancy, TDD, surveys etc
  • An energetic and motivated professional with natural drive, innovation and flair
  • A tenacious individual who asks questions, listens to answers, defines problems and implements change
  • A broad thinker and problem solver who can take a commercial view of property and asset management
  • An ambition to drive the business forward and an interest to develop both new and existing services
  • An ability to develop business through building strong working relationships, internally and externally
  • A commercially aware and financially astute individual
  • A clear thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organised and can operate independently under a broad direction
  • An individual who can develop and maintain good relationships and gain the confidence of other professionals
  • A desire to help, support and develop others

They offer a fantastic working environment where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, they offer some excellent benefits, such as:

For some levels, PMI and Income Protection is paid for

Highly competitive salary

Annual holiday allowance, plus the option to buy and sell

One of the best contributory pensions in the industry, Pension matched to 8% (waiting period applies)

Flexible Benefits

Interest free Season Ticket Loan

Annual Professional Subscription Paid

Life Assurance

Enhanced Maternity and Paternity Leave

Long Term Service Awards

Discretionary Bonus

Ready for the challenge then get in touch with Alan Littlewood (on Linkedin) by phone or by simply sending your CV in confidence.