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Building Surveyor - Essex

  • Location South East
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £35,000 - £50,000
  • Ref 11271

Due to ever-increasing projects, our multidisciplinary consultancy client is looking for a Building Surveyor to join their team in Colchester. The role offers a competitive salary and further progression opportunities, as well as the flexibility of remote working.

Established for over 70 years and now with 6 offices, the multidisciplinary property and construction consultancy have continued to grow successfully and pride themselves on longstanding relationships with their client base. They offer services from design and planning, through to building surveying, project management, H&S and quantity surveying. They serve clients in the residential, education, healthcare, commercial, defence and leisure sectors, among others.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Building Surveying and project management
  • Prepare specifications and documents for tenders
  • Building regulation and planning applications and their progress
  • Design and specifications for various projects
  • Assess tenders and make recommendations to clients
  • Chair and minute project progress meetings
  • Contract Administration
  • Oversee cost and timeline of projects
  • Settle final accounts with contractors
  • Meet annual and monthly fee targets
  • Liaise with multi-disciplinary team members ensuring all works are completed in a collaborative manner

Required Skills & Experience

  • 3+ Years PQE
  • RICS Accredited Degree
  • MRICS or working towards
  • Project Management experience
  • AutoCAD medium or basic proficiency
  • Proficient in spec writing
  • Contract administration experience
  • Education sector experience preferred

What you get back

  • Salary of £35,000 – £50,000
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • 23 days holiday (increasing with years of service)
  • Social events
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Flexible remote working


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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Building Surveyor jobs in Essex – Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Kelly Armour Job Ref: 11271)

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