SENIOR BUILDING SURVEYOR

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
£45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted
06 Aug 2021
Closes
01 Oct 2021
Ref
4040072
Contact
Sarah Birkinshaw
Job Function
Senior Management
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Chartered Building Surveyor to join a team, working in a multi-disciplinary consultancy in central Oxford. As Senior Building Surveyor, you will become a key point of contact for our clients so your communication skills and commercial awareness will be essential. You will work alongside the Partner Surveyor and a team of Architects and Surveyors for a range of clients, managing their property portfolios, designing and managing their projects, as well as retaining existing client relationships and developing new ones.

You will be involved in projects from inception through to completion and will be responsible for providing advice on the design, construction, maintenance, repair and refurbishment of their properties, as well as health and safety advice when acting as Principal Designer. You will be working across all sectors, with the primary focus being on education, healthcare, defence, and commercial properties. This is a client facing role and an opportunity to further expand your skills, build upon your experience and develop your career in a growing and successful team.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with clients and consultants to formulate briefs, project programmes and allocate resources to achieve the scheme objectives.
  • To liaise, programme & co-ordinate works with internal project delivery teams comprising of: Architects, Surveyors, technicians and interior designers
  • To manage all project delivery stages (pre and post project) on a variety of schemes for various clients and frameworks
  • Appoint and monitor the design team in order to ensure that design services are provided in good time to meet overall scheme objectives.
  • Manage delivery teams (design teams and contractors) by monitoring performance against targets and instigating any corrective actions.
  • Update clients and design teams on progress and maintain regular contact to ensure lines of communication remain open to facilitate any issues that may arise.
  • Develop client briefs and provide advice to manage and improve their property portfolio
  • Ensure scheme compliance with statutory and health and safety legislation
  • Generate repeat business and participate in local business development initiatives
  • Carry out building and measured surveys
  • Analyse and report on building defects
  • Ensure buildings conform to the latest building regulations and technical standards
  • Advise on planning applications, appeals, boundary disputes, and Party Wall negotiations
  • Complete and administer building contracts (typically JCT)
  • Prepare schedules of dilapidations
  • with clients

Experience and Skills Required:

  • Chartered member of either RICS or CIOB
  • Experience in a similar role with a project work bias

Highly literate with a personable demeanour:

  • Competent in the use of AutoCAD or Microstation drawing software, and the Microsoft Office suite
  • Experience using Revit and Sketchup are preferable, but not essential
  • Proven business development experience or an established client base
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Ability to demonstrate a flexible approach to work and willingness to travel or stay away from home for short periods on occasion.


If you have the relevant skills and experience then please contact Sarah on 0118 907 0328.

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