Interim Senior Property Surveyor

Hays Building
£300.00 - £339.00 per day + outside of IR35 scope
06 Mar 2018
20 Mar 2018
Matthew Donovan
Job position
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Full Time

Interim Senior Property Surveyor - St. James's Park, London - Transport for London - OUTSIDE IR35

Your new company
On behalf of our partner, Transport for London (TFL), Hays Property & Surveying are seeking a Senior Property Surveyor to join TFL on a 6 month interim contract while they look for and recruit a permanent placeholder. Located at Broadway, St. James' Park, this role fits within a wider Property Management team and reports directly to the Senior Property Manager.

Your new role
As the Senior Property Surveyor, you will deliver professional services aligned to each property asset strategy including; lease renewals, rent reviews, lease variations, dilapidation claims and other contractual and statutory processes for residential and commercial property. You will look after the application of appropriate and timely property management techniques, methodologies and processes, as agreed within TFL and legal protocol. You will be responsible for management of voids in your portfolio, leading to minimise void periods and advise on maximising rental income. Work closely with Asset Management and Development to achieve best value. You will manage a small team of surveyors and ensure their portfolio is managed in accordance with appropriate property management techniques, methodologies and processes, while being responsible for working collaboratively with Asset Management, Category, Operational Property, Service colleagues and Property Development to input and advise on their asset strategies and align team output.

As the Senior Property Surveyor, you will set, manage and be responsible for a defined property budget and be responsible for the achievement of income targets and effective control of expenditure. Income budget will be in the order of £5-10m per annum while setting and managing actions and priorities in respect of credit control. You will lead negotiations in respect of higher value or complex lease agreements with tenants and other property transactions, negotiate complex and large cases and conclude lease negotiations. You will manage Landlord and Tenant matters involving queries, contract negotiations to ensure that standards for customer service are maintained at a high level This role is outside of IR35 scope.

What you'll need to succeed
As the successful candidate in this competition, you will be educated to Degree level and experienced MRICS or FRICS professional with a minimum of 2-6 years post qualification experience. You will have good all-round knowledge of the law and practice in relation to property management and ability to adapt this to both a complex transport environment and public sector constraints. You will possess detailed technical property knowledge in relation to landlord and tenant legislation, negotiations, rental valuations and complex and technically demanding cases, with an understanding of town planning, valuation, facilities management and building surveying principles. You will have demonstrable knowledge of property accounts, including financial planning and management accounts with ability to plan and set budgets across team wide portfolio of properties including complex cases, keep forecasts up to date to ensure budget delivery.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will be given the chance to work on one of London's largest and most interesting estates. You will receive a competitive daily rate and the contract may lead to other opportunities within TFL for a longer period of time or for permanent prospects.

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