Building Surveyor

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
£30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£30000 - £50000 Per Annum
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Job Ref:

Building Surveyor - Orpington, London

Salary - £30k - £50k (Dependent on experience)

The Client:

Our client is an award-winning multi-disciplinary consultancy which includes Architecture, BIM, Building Surveying, Civil & Structural Engineering, Clerk of Works, Employer's Agent, Health & Safety Consultancy, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Rights of Light & Party Wall Surveying and Sustainability services.

Experience of delivering projects across all major sectors, for public and private sector clients, has provided an understanding of the differing demands and constraints their clients work under. our client uses this knowledge to develop innovative solutions and add value with the approach employed.

The Role:

Our client is looking for a Building Surveyor or Senior Building Surveyor, with relevant degree, to join their multi-disciplinary practice in Orpington. You will lead on Project co-ordination, contract administration and perform general Surveying duties across a range of projects and clients


- Receiving Client instructions and agreeing fee proposals for various projects and professional surveying instructions
- Surveying and reporting on residential, commercial and education properties.
- Acting as Lead Consultant for refurbishment and new build projects for public and private clients in different sectors including residential, commercial and education. Includes briefing Clients, design, co-ordinating consultants, specifying, cost advice, tendering, drafting contractual documents and contract administration.
- This is a client facing role and will include chairing meetings, presentations, resident meetings and the like. There may a requirement to attend out of hours meetings from time to time e.g. resident and leaseholder stakeholder meetings.
- Experience of JCT contracts (both Contract Administration and Employer's Agent roles), Party Wall and building pathology / defects diagnosis is essential.
- Ability to use AutoCAD is preferable.

Essential Experience / Skills:

- University degree in either Building Surveying or a similar construction related subject
- 2+ years' experience as a Building Surveyor
- Demonstrate good oral, written communication and personal presentation as the role is client-facing and you will be required to give presentations, chair meetings and prepare professionally written reports to a high standard.
- You will need to demonstrate your resilience as this position attracts a high volume of work and at times, can be a pressured environment.
- Be organised and prioritise own workload to meet tight deadlines.
- You will need to manage client expectations skillfully and bring solutions to challenging situations.
- The role will include an element of mentoring junior staff.
- You will be required to drive between sites so need to have access to own vehicle and a clean driving licence.


- 35 Hours

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