Chartered Building Surveyor

Chartered Building Surveyor

  • Location

    Hertfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Building Consultancy

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  • Salary:

    £48000 - £54000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Roger Hawthorn

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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Our client (a charitable foundation) is seeking an experienced Chartered Building Surveyor to join their expanding team and help the company deliver on a number of exciting projects.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Delivering on projects effectively from inception to completion, including handover and project close out, in accordance with relevant legislation.
  • Managing the Capital Works and Building Maintenance (planned and reactive) Budgets in conjunction with the property director and the management accountant.
  • Prepare budgetary figures and pre-tender estimates derived from the maintenance programme for all properties within the portfolio.
  • Compile a project plan that is both comprehensive and deliverable in conjunction with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Support the property director to maintain the property portfolio.
  • Receive and process quotations and invoices
  • Ensure that all project and contract documentation is stored manually and electronically
  • Assist the property director with the preparation of reports for Trustee Meetings

Person Specification and Key Skills:

  • Chartered Building Surveyor (MRICS)
  • Building surveying degree or professional equivalent
  • Significant experience of managing a range of projects, which includes works within large, complex, health and safety focused and regulated organisation(s).
  • Historic building experience (preferred).
  • CDM Regulations knowledge
  • Budget management
  • Health and Safety qualifications
  • Prince 2 or similar
  • Knowledge of CAD

List of benefits include:

  • £48,000 - £54,000 basic salary (depending on experience)
  • 25 days annual leave + 5 days after 5 years service
  • Group personal pension
  • Equipment for the role
  • 34 hour week, early Friday finish
  • Office shut-down between Christmas and New Year
  • Annual salary review
  • Eye Tests, Dental, Medical
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Season ticket loans

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