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Senior Building Surveyor - Orpington

  • Location South East
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Negotiable Dependent on Experience
  • Ref 11478

Senior Building Surveyor Job in Orpington, Kent

New Senior Building Surveyor role for our leading multidisciplinary consultancy client based in Orpington and covering projects across the South East. The role offers a comprehensive benefits package and the chance to work on a variety of projects for clients in both the private and public sector.

The consultancy work across a wide range of projects including education, residential, healthcare, retail, and mixed-use. They provide a service to both private and public sector clients across architecture, building and quantity surveying, project management, and M&E. They have multiple offices and approximately 300 employees.

Role & Responsibilities

  • 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
  • Brief clients, design, co-ordinating consultants, specifying, cost advice, tendering, drafting contractual documents and contract administration
  • Client facing role to include chairing meetings, presentations, and resident meetings
  • Requirement to attend out of hours meetings occasionally e.g. resident and leaseholder stakeholder meetings
  • JCT contracts (both Contract Administration and Employer’s Agent roles), Party Wall and building pathology / defects diagnosis

Required Skills & Experience

  • RICS Accredited Degree
  • 5+ Years’ experience PQE
  • Experienced in project management for both new build and refurbishment projects
  • Experience working for a consultancy or private practice
  • Knowledge of JCT Contracts
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD is preferable
  • Driving licence and access to own vehicle

What you get back

  • Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience
  • 24 days holiday increasing by one day each year up to a maximum of 30 days
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Social events and leisure activities
  • Health and wellbeing program
  • 9am – 5pm Mon – Fri


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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Senior Building Surveyor in Orpington – Your Property Recruitment Specialists (Recruiter: Kelly Armour Job Ref: 11478)

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