Chartered Building Surveyor

Chartered Building Surveyor

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  • Sector:

    Housing, Surveying & Construction Management

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  • Salary:

    £50k - 70k per year + bonus + bens

  • Contact:

    Danny Ewart

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Charter Building Surveyor (MRICS to Associate level or advanced APC). Our client is a forward thinking, multi-disciplinary practice of chartered surveyors and property consultants based in central London. Their belief is that providing a high-quality personalised service and professional staff to our customers is critical to the efficient operation of the business. Each employee has responsibility for professionalism and providing a quality service but the primary responsibility for this rests with senior management.

Job Outline

To work under the guidance of the Directors and Associates and to undertake all associated duties as deemed necessary by the company to allow for the good and beneficial interests of the practice including (although this is not an exhaustive list):


To assist with:

  • Party wall issues
  • Dilapidations
  • Building surveys
  • Contract administration
  • Preparation of specifications
  • Working with our external architects with the preparation of specifications and drawings
  • Construction design and detailing
  • Building Regulation and planning applications
  • Project management
  • Feasibility reports
  • Conversion work
  • Commercial refurbishment projects

Health & Safety

  • Attend to all Health and Safety matters


  • Excellent presentation skills both verbal and written
  • To build and maintain effective working relationships with existing and new clients
  • To create and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external team members working on designated projects including contractors, structural and services engineers, builders, local authorities, conservation officers, approved inspectors etc.
  • To keep directors/associates fully informed

Administration and development

  • To comply with all office administration and technical procedures
  • Attending meetings with colleagues and line manager.
  • To highlight opportunities to develop and improve the practice
  • To strive to improve via development and knowledge as an individual
  • To strive to undertake all the duties to the best of your abilities
  • To maintain the requirements for CPD as set out by the RICS and abide by all other RICS rules and regulations

Person Specification


  • Building Surveyor ideally with 1+ years’ MRICS experience covering the full remit of contract and professional work
  • Proven experience of Professional Services, in particular Party Walls and Dilapidations.

Computer skills

  • Must be proficient in MSOffice especially Word and Excel
  • Must be proficient in MS Outlook and Internet
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD 2017
  • Knowledge of Revit and Adobe Photoshop CC/Elements advantageous


  • Must have a professional and friendly manner with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to deal effectively with all levels of both external and internal staff
  • Knowledge of Revit and Adobe Photoshop CC/Elements advantageous


  • Must be organised
  • Ability to take responsibility for own actions
  • Ability to take initiative
  • Well presented
  • Clear thinker
  • Strong team player
  • A flexible and adaptable approach is required

On offer is a highly competitive package, CPD, flexible working and the opportunity to progress in a friendly and professional environment. For further information and a confidential discussion please contact Danny on 07756 401156 / danny.ewart@buildrec.com

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