building surveyor in london

09 September 2018
mitchell barker, randstad cpe
job type
£ 40,000 - £ 55,000 per year, package
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construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 40,000 - £ 55,000 per year, package
reference number
mitchell barker, randstad cpe
0203 680 0640
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job description

Are you passionate about being at the top of your game, providing a stellar service to blue chip clients? Do you like the sound of working within a building surveying team that smashed their target by millions last year? Keep reading if so...

A challenging, rewarding and career enhancing opportunity has arisen for an experienced Building Surveyor to join a national team of over 230 professionals offering advice to some truly blue chip clients. Expansion of the building surveying division means this client is currently keen to speak with chartered Building Surveyors with experience in contract administration and professional services. Based out of plush offices in Canary Wharf, this role will pay up to £55,000 plus car allowance and extensive corporate benefits.

The successful Chartered Building Surveyor will thrive within a close knit team that enjoys a continuous stream of work from a variety of corporate clients. There is a truly collaborative atmosphere in the office with break-out spaces, team working encouraged and close relationships between different divisions.


* Undertaking Building Surveyor's inspections and preparing reports
* Preparing specifications for, and administering, repair and refurbishment contracts
* Preparing and negotiating schedules of dilapidations/preparing exit strategies
* Preparing planned preventative maintenance plans
* Undertaking building reinstatement cost assessments
* Assisting with co-ordination of portfolio instructions and undertaking other duties from time to time as may be reasonably required
* Making sustainable business links with both external and internal clients and offering a professional and excellent client service at all times

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, self-motivated and proactive Building Surveyor who has the ability to work well within a team or equally on their own initiative.


* Must have strong verbal and numerical skills, and be comfortable with report writing
* Requires excellent time management and general organisational skills
* Is required to be flexible and have the ability to work under pressure
* Must be well presented and have excellent communication skills
* MRICS (building surveying) with proven experience, preferably PQE in a commercial consultancy
* Experience of AutoCAD an advantage

In Return:

* Up to £55,000 basic salary
* Car allowance of £2,975
* Highly competitive contributory pension
* Generous annual leave allowance
* Private healthcare and life assurance
* Discretionary bonuses
* A variety of flexible corporate benefits including discounted gym memberships
* Opportunity to work with a leading global firm and bolster your commercial experience

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity with a truly world class firm, or if you would like to know more about other similar opportunities, please apply with your CV or call Mitchell Barker on 077990 75872.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


building surveys,commercial,contract administration,dilapidations,industrial,party wall,pre-acquisition,project management,retail,schedules of condition,specification writing,technical due diligence



educational requirements

BSc building surveying