Head of Building Surveying - Director (City)

Head of Building Surveying - Director (City)

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  • Sector:

    Property & Surveying

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  • Salary:

    £80k - 95k per year + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Ashley Talbott

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Head of Building Surveying;

A unique opportunity has arisen for a Head of Building Surveying to join an established practice in City, London.

An award-winning organisation is seeking a talented leader to Head their successful Building Surveying division. This practice offers a wide range of building surveying services across the Private Residential and Commercial sectors. My forward-thinking client has a modern and respected name in the market with a strong emphasis in providing exceptional service from inception to completion.

The role of Head of Building Surveying is 60% managerial and 40% technical, you'll manage 4 team leaders who all have a minimum of 2 surveyors in each team. There are over 15 surveyors from Associate to Assistant Building Surveyor level. The role will also include overseeing recruitment, making strategic business decisions and developing external stakeholder relationships.

Projects include mansion blocks, large estates, listed buildings and office fit outs. They're slightly biased towards residential work however there is an opportunity to further develop the commercial department.

If you're an Associate/Director and looking to take the next step in your career, then this could be the role for you. On the other hand, if you're an existing Divisional head and are seeking a new challenge then experienced applications are also required.


  • Managing/Mentoring
  • Business development
  • Contract Administration
  • Project Management
  • Planned Maintenance
  • Schedules of condition
  • Defects
  • LTA
  • Party Wall Matters
  • Neighbourly Matters


  • Proven leadership skills
  • Excellent verbal and communication skills
  • Fee earning skills
  • Driven


  • Competitive salary
  • Individual & team bonus
  • Company iPhone
  • Equity
  • Season ticket loan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pension

If this role sounds of interest, please feel free to get in touch via 07903 948 453 or alternatively send your CV to ashley.talbott@buildrec.com

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