Senior Building Surveyor

Hays Building
Up to £50000.0 per annum + £50,000 salary + £6000 car allowance
Closing date
28 Sep 2023

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Job position
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Function
Surveyor - Building

Job Details

Job Title: Senior Building Surveyor (Housing)
Location: North West, Homebased
Salary: £50,000 basic salary + £6000 car allowance + excellent benefits package

Your new company
One of the UK's largest specialist housing and care home providers in the UK that pride themselves on customer service and creating communities that bring people together, encouraging neighbourliness and reducing isolation for the elder community. With almost 2000 sites in the UK and 54,000 residential homes looking over 65,000 residents they are a major influencer in the market bringing about continued improvements in housing for older people. Employing nearly 10,000 across the UK the business offer market flexible working, leading salaries and benefit packages and investment in learning and development.

Your new role
Reporting directly into the Head of Property this is an integral leadership role in the surveying team overseeing the North West surveying team. (6 direct reports at one given time). The Senior Building Surveyor will be responsible for managing the delivery of property services, improvements, repairs and property investment across the North West portfolio down to the midlands region (circa 200 properties). Working as part of a multidisciplined property team (planning, quantity surveying, building surveyors etc) you will be responsible for ensuring the North West property portfolio is kept in good condition and in line with health and safety and company standards. The Senior Surveyor will have overall responsibility of building compliance and contract management arrangements (NEC/ JCT) ensuring contractual obligations are met. Duties include:
•Managing a team of 6 Surveyors, developing, supporting and motivating colleagues.
• Analyse performance of properties to advising on repair planning and informing on future investment across the building portfolio.
• Develop and maintain property risk registers.
• Providing delivery of forecasts in collaboration with contractors.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal Senior Building Surveyor will have previous line management experience and have a proven background in managing a large residential portfolio. You must have a proven background in contract administration (JCT or NEC) with experience of project management , compliance services and/or reactive maintenance work.

What you'll get in return
£50,000 basic salary
£6000 car allowance
Homebased flexible working
Gym, fitness and wellbeing discounts
Mental health support
Access to online GP appointments
Pension plan – contribute between 4% and 8% and we'll match it or better
Quick and easy pension transfer service
Savings and financial advice, loans, free life assurance
Discounts on shopping, holidays, phones, technology and more

What you need to do now
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