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Principal Building Surveyor

City, London
£60,000 to £70,000
Job Type
3 Sep 2022
Conrad Consulting is currently recruiting for an experienced Principal Building Surveyor to join their London Lenders, Investors and Insurance team. Does this sound like the role for you? Then read on for further information. Our Client: Global Construction Consultancy. Company Headcount: 25,000 - 30,000 The Opportunity for the Principal Building Surveyor: Our clients has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Level Chartered Building Surveyor, to join there established Lenders & Investors Technical Due Diligence & Building Surveying team. The core responsibilities will largely relate to transactional based instructions in the UK and Europe. The workload will be varied and include technical advisory with flexibility to accommodate the specific skill sets and aspirations of the applicant. The successful candidate will be expected to be technically excellent and have a broad range and experience of commercial surveying / consultancy predominately Technical Due Diligence (TDD). It would be desirable if the applicant was bi lingual due to working with European colleagues. Additionally, the candidate should be able to commission manage both single and multiple asset instructions. Role of the Principal Building Surveyor: The key focus of our clients TDD advice and reporting is to identify key risks, the severity and quantification of these risks, along with recommendations for mitigation. Our advice needs to ensure that our clients achieve maximum value from their built assets with a clear understanding of risk. The role includes predominantly Technical Due Diligence along with some Project Management across a range of building types although largely commercial. The position includes a relatively high level of responsibility and accountability with an opportunity to develop managerial as well as technical knowledge and skills, and to progress within a successful and growing specialist team. to manage risk in service delivery and contribute to service delivery improvement initiatives. to demonstrate organic revenue growth and implementation of the business plan in terms of the commercial building surveying offering to manage and undertake professional technical consultancy commissions including Technical Due Diligence, condition surveys etc. to liaise with the Project Managers and Team Leaders to ensure efficient financial control resulting in a cost effective service. Requirements of the Principal Building Surveyor: Degree and MRICS qualified (minimum 3 years PQE) A clear thinking person demonstrating attention to detail who is well organised and can operate independently under a broad direction. Multi-discipline experience with an ability to provide concise and commercial advice to our clients. Able to manage own tasks from inception through to completion whilst always taking a pro-active approach. Provide support to the TDD team in the delivery of projects and professional assignments to deliver exceptional outcomes. Develop strong working relationships with clients and manage those expectations Provide guidance to junior team members Benefits for the Principal Building Surveyor: Basic salary of £60,000 - £70,000 dependent on experience 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays Private medical insurance Health income protection 8% pension contributions Professional subscriptions paid Life assurance
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  • Job Reference: 703442007-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Conrad Consulting Ltd
    Conrad Consulting Ltd
  • Location: City, London
  • Salary: £60,000 to £70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent