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Senior Building Surveyor - Kent / London

  • Location South East
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary £45,000 - £60,000
  • Ref 10833

Are you an experienced Building Surveyor looking to work for a leading consultancy in the South East? Due to further successful growth our multidisciplinary consultancy client is now looking for a Senior Building Surveyor to join their Head office team in Kent or in London.

They work across a variety of sectors to include commercial, education, leisure and housing. They offer an all-encompassing service to their loyal client base to include Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying, Employer’s Agent, Design and structural & civil engineering. The 170 strong team work collaboratively across 4 sites and work on projects in London, Kent and Sussex.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Working on refurbishment and new build projects in London and South East across commercial, local authorities, education and industrial
  • Working autonomously on projects from day one
  • Managing two Junior Building Surveyors
  • Oversee technical delivery
  • Undertaking a variety of building surveys to include condition surveys, dilapidation surveys and
    DDA surveys
  • Writing detailed specifications for construction
  • Production of reports
  • Preparing design proposals using CAD
  • Site visits
  • JCT Contracts
  • Client liaison and managing framework agreements
  • Assist with the input for PQQs and fee bids
  • Work alongside the Manager to carry out the agreed business plans
  • Use Workbench to monitor project timelines and oversee financials

Required Skills & Experience

  • 4+ years’ experience as a Building Surveyor
  • Consultancy or Private Practice experience
  • Experience with refurbishment and new build projects
  • Experience in commercial projects (not just residential)
  • Client facing experience
  • Strong technical knowledge with demonstrable experience in writing specifications
  • Ideally MRICS or working towards
  • AutoCAD would be an advantage
  • NBS Specifier also advantageous

What you get back

  • £45,000 – £60,000 dependent on experience
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays (increases with years of service)
  • Healthcare
  • Contributory pension
  • Continual training and development
  • Social events


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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Surveying Jobs in Kent/ London for a Senior Building Surveyor – Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Kelly Armour Job Ref: 10833)

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