Chartered Building Surveyor

Reed Property & Construction
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a global PM consultancy with a worldwide reputation for excellence has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Building Surveyor in their Oxford office.

The building surveying team works within a larger multi disciplinary team which continues to grow and win an exciting variety of work. The role will involve supporting managing surveyors on a range of building surveying and business development duties. The successful applicant will join a growing team that has a steady and interesting workload. This is a great opportunity to make your mark in a world respected consultancy, with plenty of opportunity for career progression.

• Support the Senior and Managing Building Surveyors in their day to day activities
• Undertake a wide range of building surveying duties under your own steam throughout Oxfordshire and the surrounding area
• Manage your own projects and understand the commercial aspects of this role
• Generate repeat business and participate in local business development initiatives
• Learn and understand the principles of quality, safety and the environment within project management
• Actively mentor graduates and provide supervision for their APC training
• Participate in internal and external training initiatives

• A BSc (Hons) in Building Surveying or a similar degree accredited by RICS
• Full member of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
• An ability to manage your time effectively
• Significant building surveying experience
• Mathematical ability and an understanding of the need for accuracy in all your work
• A sound technical surveying knowledge, demonstrating growing experience and ability
• A professional manner and outlook
• A focus on client satisfaction and have experience of liaising directly with clients
• Punctuality and a commitment to get the job done
• IT literate –a sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office and other software packages including CAD

Personal Qualities:
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Professional manner and smart appearance
• Ability to solve problems
• Commercially aware
• Builder of strong working relationships
• Self motivated
• Able to work alone and as part of a team
• Full clean driving licence
• Good report and letter writing skills
• Innovative and proactive.

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