Chartered Building Surveyor

Chartered Building Surveyor

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Construction and Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Morelle Pierson

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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Chartered Building Surveyor - Central London

My client, a nationally recognised and well established multi-disciplinary property consultancy, are currently seeking an experienced Chartered Building Surveyor to join their Central London office. They currently provide architecture and building consultancy services across multiple sectors, including Residential, Commercial, Retail, Healthcare and Education.
This role will assist in generating fees through the management and development of new and existing clients, in order to contribute towards the overall goals / objectives of the Building Consultancy Team.

Your duties will include:

  • Carry out Building Surveys on commercial buildings and residential properties
  • Provide a full building surveying service to external clients and in house where required
  • Project management, contract administration and design for refurbishment, conversion and new build projects for commercial, rural and residential premises
  • Prepare and issue feasibility studies
  • Undertake Principal Designer role for small projects to comply with CDM 2015 for in-house and external clients
  • Reinstatement Cost Assessment advice
  • Prepare Schedules of Dilapidations and subsequent negotiations with opposing clients and professional representatives
  • Undertaking DDA access audits
  • Provide Party Wall etc Act 1996 service to Building and Adjoining owners
  • Preparation of Schedules of Condition and subsequent negotiations with opposing client's professional representatives
  • Prepare and advise clients on Preventative Planned Maintenance and strategies
  • Investigating and advising client on specific building problems / defects
  • Development Monitoring
  • Provide support and advice to other members of the Architecture and Building Consultancy Department
  • Effectively manage the performance of others in the team and offer support where needed

Skills and experience required:

  • Chartered Building Surveyor (MRICS) 2 years PQE+
  • Ability to demonstrate technical competence with extensive industry knowledge
  • Working knowledge of all relevant legislation; Landlord and Tenant legislation etc
  • Strong communication skills, approachable and a team player
  • Computer literate with working knowledge of Computer Aided Design Packages (AutoCad) and Microsoft Office Suite
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment, where flexibility is essential
  • Able to use your initiative, whilst seeking advice and support where appropriate
  • Commercial awareness, with career ambitions
  • Business development, relationship management and negotiation skills
  • Customer & client focused
  • Full drivers license (essential)

Remuneration package depending on experience - £30,000-£45,000.

For more information please contact Morelle Pierson on the Investment & Development desk at Dove & Hawk Property Recruitment.

0203 725 9832

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