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Senior or Chartered Building Surveyor

Hays Building
Closing date
11 Oct 2022

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Job position
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Building

Job Details

Chartered Building Surveyor Role

Senior Building Surveyor role

Your new company:
This is a great opportunity for a Senior Chartered building surveyor to join a well-established, large engineering and design firm. You will be working with a number of public and private sector clients on a range of varied and interesting projects. You'll be working collaboratively as a team whilst managing client relationships and dealing with technical and legal issues.

What you'll be doing:

  • Working across a number of projects in different sectors & providing a range of building surveying / project management duties.
  • Assisting with the development of new & repeat business.
  • Managing the client relationship & service delivery on a project by project basis in conjunction with senior colleagues.
  • Supporting Practice Management in the day-to-day running of the business, you'll also be involved with the following:Project management & Contract Administration duties for larger projects.Condition & measured surveys.Designing & implementing small - medium sized projects.Due diligence surveys.
  • The use & application of standard forms of building contracts, such as JCT & NEC.
  • Keeping abreast of industry issues & developments in best practice.
  • Experience of defect analysis, undertaking building surveys & producing professional reports & specifications.
  • Mentoring & training more junior Building Surveyors as well as an active participation in the APC programme.
  • Understand the principles of quality, safety & the environment within the management of projects.
  • Report to your line manager & undertake work activities as defined by your manager.
  • Networking to develop our Client's local presence in Epsom & the LSE region.
  • Networking to develop business opportunities.
  • Take the lead in developing & issuing bids in compliance with our Client's governance requirements.
  • Take the lead in taking instructions and running jobs and commissions.
  • Lead design teams.
  • Undertake role of principal designer in accordance with our Client's requirements.
  • Provide project management services.

What you'll need to succeed:

  • BSc (Hon's) Building Surveying RICS Accredited degree or similar.
  • Full member of the RICS, MCIOB or similar. Ability to demonstrate good surveying experience & be client facing.
  • Experience of both pre & post contract project management responsibilities, & be able to deliver this service effectively to Clients.
  • Good team working skills and ability to communicate well.
  • Prepared to travel when required. To liaise with senior colleagues to help build a profitable service & positive, high performing team environment. Strong IT skills.
  • Ability to manage and develop team members including mentoring of APC graduates.
  • Experience of managing clients.
  • Full understanding of Health and Safety requirements.

What You'll Receive:
  • Competitive Salary.
  • 25 days annual leave + all bank holidays.
  • A buy/sell annual leave scheme.
  • Continued learning and development both personally & professionally.

Moving job is a big decision. If you have any queries about this particular role or would like to discuss this further, please don't hesitate to get in touch for a free, private consultation.

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