Senior Building Surveyor - Consultancy - Orpington, Kent

  • Location Kent
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Excellent salary + up to 4% pension + Life assurance + 24-30 days + package
  • Ref 1507

* Senior Building Surveyor
* Excellent salary + up to 4% pension + Life assurance + 24-30 days + package
* Multi-disciplinary Consultancy
* Orpington, Kent

Are you a Senior Building Surveyor, keen to find a varied workload in a strong and supportive company? This dynamic consultancy has a temporary role for a Senior Building Surveyor to join a team working on a range of project and professional instructions across various sectors.


Established for over 75 years, with 300 staff across 6 offices in the UK, this well-known consultancy understands that their employers are their business. They have a strong focus on employee well-being and happiness, offering everything from a packed social calendar to health and well-being support from trained specialists.

They offer numerous different platforms for learning & development at all levels and they are keen to celebrate success. Thye offer a competitive salary and a complete benefits package.

Our client is now recruiting for a Senior Building Surveyor to join their head-office in Orpington, Kent.

Person Specification: Senior Building Surveyor

You will lead on Project co-ordination and contract administration, and perform general Surveying duties across a range of projects and clients.

  • You will have full RICS membership – MRICS
  • Demonstrate good oral and written communication as the role is client facing and you will be required to give presentations, chair meetings and prepare professionally written reports to a high standard.
  • Experience of JCT contracts (both Contract Administration and Employer’s Agent roles), Party Wall and building pathology / defects diagnosis is essential.
  • You will need to manage client expectations skillfully and bring solutions to challenging situations.
  • Be able to work under own initiative and also as part of a team.
  • The role will include an element of mentoring junior staff.

Roles & Responsibilities: Senior Building Surveyor

  • Receiving Client instructions and agreeing fee proposals for various projects and professional surveying instructions
  • Surveying and reporting on residential, commercial and education properties.
  • Acting as Lead Consultant for refurbishment and new build projects for public and private clients in different sectors including residential, commercial and education. Includes briefing Clients, design, co-ordinating consultants, specifying, cost advice, tendering, drafting contractual documents and contract administration.
  • This is a Client facing role and will include chairing meetings, presentations, resident meetings and the like. There may a requirement to attend out of hours meetings from time to time e.g. resident and leaseholder stakeholder meetings.

Salary & Package: Senior Building Surveyor

Our client is offering a competitive salary dependant on experience. I can discuss this with you in person. The full package includes;

Hours:         09.00 – 17.00, Monday to Friday
Holidays:     From 24 days per annum, rising to 30 days depending on length of service 
Pension:     Excellent pension, up to 4% employer contribution
Benefits:    Life assurance of 2 x salary, active health and well-being support, active staff Social club.
Training and Development 

The Practice is keen to assist individuals in developing work related professional interests.  The Practice takes training seriously, providing practical and financial assistance to all personnel. 

APPLY: Senior Building Surveyor

To discuss your options in confidence, call Roger Dunning – 01243 933 263 / 07769 551846.

To apply please send your CV ASAP – [email protected] or apply on this page.

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