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Chartered Building Surveyor

Reed Specialist Recruitment
Date Posted
5th December 2018
Construction & Property
£45,000 to £46,000 Per Annum

My client is an exciting new brand specialising in the development, fit out and refurbishment of a diverse cross section of commercial properties to create high specification, serviced offices in strategic locations across the North West. Due to unprecedented growth in this sector they are seeking a qualified Building Surveyor to join their team.

The successful candidate will be working closely with the development team and fulfil a variety of duties involved in all aspects of delivering projects from inception to completion. In addition you will provide technical support with ad-hoc maintenance projects and maintaining high standards of Health and Safety within the existing portfolio. This is an excellent opportunity for an intelligent, hard-working individual in an exciting and fast paced environment.

Job Specification:

  • Must be minimum degree qualified in a construction related discipline.
  • Must have a sound knowledge of both Autocad and Microsoft Project software is desirable.
  • Driving licence.
  • Sound knowledge of Health and Safety and CDM Regulations.
  • Minimum 5 years PQE
  • MRICS qualification advantageous but not essential.
  • Must have experience of project managing large refurbishment projects (value circa £500k+)

Job role:

  • Will take full ownership of a project reporting to directors.
  • Prepare specifications and issue drawings (will involve CAD work).
  • Notify and working with statutory third parties and consultants such as building control, structural engineers, asbestos surveyors, etc.
  • Specify and tender the work out to sub-contractors.
  • Understand JCT contracts and advise on procurement strategy for sub-contractors.
  • Agree budgets, timescales and award packages to sub-contractors, and complete project plan.
  • Attend and minute pre-start meetings, weekly site meetings and work with site managers oversee and deliver the project.
  • Signing off invoices/valuations for sub-contractor works.
  • Provide regular reports to directors regarding budget, programme and quality.
  • Provide on-site problem solving advice and technical assistance where required.
  • Demonstrate a positive, can-do attitude throughout the project lifecycle.

Salary £45,000+ & company car. Their Head Office is based in Bury but you will be required to travel around the North West.

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