A multi-disciplinary Private Practice based in London is seeking a client-facing Building Surveyor to join their rapidly growing team.
Our client is looking for someone who is committed to delivering work of the best quality and who will uphold the professional standards of the RICS. The successful Building Surveyor will carry out a broad variety of traditional building surveying services including specification writing, contract administration and schedules of condition whilst being responsible for building and maintaining client relationships. They must have an eye for detail and a thorough understanding of building defects, maintenance and repairs.
They need to have experience of:
a wide range of structural and building defects
preparing and presenting comprehensive, accurate survey reports
providing clear, concise, justified conclusions
working independently and within a team structure
liaising with clients, both verbally and through written correspondence
This consultancy primarily focuses on high-end residential refurbishment projects throughout West London and the West End and boasts both celebrity and high net-worth individuals as clients.
The Successful Building Surveyor
3+ years industry experience
Organised, and capable of handling multiple projects and clients
Enrolled on the APC pathway
A RICS accredited degree
A positive, client-facing demeanour
£40,000 - £45,000
Uncapped career progression
Professional fees accounted for
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Continued training and CPD
If you're a Building Surveyor considering your career options, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org for an informative and confidential discussion.
Building Surveyor / Assistant Building Surveyor / London / Surrey / MRICS / London / APC / RICS Recruitment
Building Surveyor / Assistant Building Surveyor / London / UK / MRICS / London / APC
Brief, manage and drive the external consultants in the preparation and issue of information to an agreed programme, fee and scope.
Prepare programmes and reporting.
Ensure that working drawings are in accordance with the approved and ensure discharge of planning conditions.
To monitor and control all production information in close liaison with the Engineers and Estimator to ensure tight cost controls are kept and information produced in line with budget estimates.
Monitor and control the Professional Fees budget and update fee reports on monthly basis.
Attend site progress meetings and carry out site inspection.
Attend meetings at various stages of the projects
General liaison and coordination between other parties, both internal and external.
Attend Subcontractor interviews.
Respond to queries and resolve Technical/Construction problems.
Issuing drawings and information for construction purposes.
Ensuring current drawings are filed/listed correctly.
Adoption of roads and sewers.
Good technical knowledge of residential development including infrastructurerequirements.
A working knowledge of Building Regulations advantageous.
Understanding of Section 104 & 38 Agreements.
The ability to get on with people together with communication, meeting and management skills essential in dealing with multi-disciplined teams.
The ability to recognise problems and deal with them in a speedy and effective manner.
Must have previous experience of working for a home builder
Due to expansion we are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor who has a rail, structures and civils background to join our team as soon as possible, you will be working around the Wellingborough, Northamptonshire area.
The successful candidate will be responsible for providing commercial and contractual administration of numerous projects, including identifying opportunities offering best value to the customer, maximising profitability and limiting commercial risk.
Reporting to the Managing Surveyor you will work closely with site management teams to ensure contract objectives and margins are met.
The role will involve:
Preparation of interim and final accounts
Manage day to day commercial and contract activities
Sub-contract procurement ensuring maximum value for money
Sub-contract valuations and final accounts
Preparation of Compensation Events/variations
Commercial reporting and cost forecasting
Procurement of professional service for design etc.
A relevant professional Quantity Surveying qualification or proficient management experience within the construction industry
Woking knowledge of NEC 3 and JCT Conditions of Contract
Ability to undertake site measures when required
Ability to work clearly and accurately under pressure and tight timescales
Ability to demonstrate excellent communication and organisation skills
Computer literate, with a good understanding of excel.
In return, we offer a competitive salary, company car, 23 days holiday plus statutory entitlement, auto enrolment company pension scheme, private healthcare and 50% off PureGym membership.
If you are an experienced Quantity Surveyor and have experience within the rail industry, with a self-motivated and enthusiastic attitude please apply today.
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