Residential Valuation Surveyor – Gravesend

  • Right Talent
  • Kent DA12 1BL
  • Oct 19, 2019
Full time Construction Property

Job Description


  • Preparing accurate property valuations and providing condition assessments for a wide range of
  • residential property types, principally for secured lending purposes, by applying expert knowledge and
  • awareness of building defects and the local property market
  • Undertaking accurate and thorough inspections/surveys buildings
  • Preparing reports (in some cases detailed reports) on residential property for purposes such as mortgage
  • valuations, building surveys, homebuyers reports and expert witness cases
  • Using online databases and applications for receiving instructions, submitting reports and obtaining
  • information relevant to survey and valuation work, such as comparable evidence
  • Recording full and detailed inspection notes on file and ensuring files are maintained in accordance with our internal procedures


  • Up-to-date knowledge of :
  • Red Book RICS Valuation maintaining professional standards and complying with its mandatory rules, best
  • practice guidance and related commentary for undertaking asset valuations.
  • Current RICS legislation
  • Current relevant legislation
  • Code of Measuring Practice
  • Health and Safety regulations and requirements
  • House in Multiple Occupation legislation
  • Client specific requirements and standards as published in their terms of engagement


  • Office Administration
  • Use and understanding of Quest, Valuation Exchange and other online sites used by clients for issuing
  • instructions and uploading reports
  • Using digital dictation and digital measuring devises
  • Good communication skills
  • Taking responsibility for own caseload,
  • Contributing towards the team’s fee, billing and profit targets
  • Liaising with clients and supporting the team to develop the client portfolio when necessary
  • Supporting the team profile in the market and developing internal and external networks for business
  • opportunities, identifying areas for cross-selling where appropriate
  • Be a Member or Fellow of the RICS and an RICS registered valuer
  • Build and maintain good relationships between Caxtons and its clients,whilst actively promoting the
  • company by meeting and developing relationships with new and potential clients