Ref: (Ref: D20D465)
Salary: £ 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Specialist Area: Development Surveyor
Start Date: ASAP
OUR CLIENT – Is the management arm of a sizeable privately owned property investment company and have instructed us to recruit a talented Residential Development Surveyor to join their successful residential development and projects team.
THE ROLE would suit someone with exceptional interpersonal skills, a ‘developer mind-set’ and with strong commercial and technical acumen and the remit will be to develop and enhance the existing portfolio of the business, ensuring that excellence is delivered as standard, with significant value add and design flare with every project. The group’s extensive portfolio gives the opportunity to diversify skills and knowledge across a number of different asset types, ranging from apartments within central London, through to complex but exciting new build schemes in regional locations.
Duties will include:
THE PERSON – To apply, you will require exceptional communication skills and be a highly motivated, enthusiastic, team player with demonstrable experience in managing contractors directly and working with external consultants on residential projects of all sizes and scopes. You will need a ‘can do’ attitude with strong aptitude on site and be happy to get your hands ‘dirty’, but with comprehensive administration and record keeping capabilities. You will also need to galvanise professional service teams, getting the most out of trusted external architectural, building and planning consultants, whilst holding a strong loyalty to the clients’ interests.
A ‘developer mind-set’ is Essential, with good knowledge and understanding of the full property development process, including development appraisals, planning, JCT Minor Works Contracts, building/construction, building regulations etc. You should also be able to use Auto CAD (ideally Vector Works) drawing package to prepare layout plans, be commercially focused, and striving to unlock additional value on all projects.
This is a brilliant opportunity for someone who wishes to accelerate their knowledge and scope of the residential property development industry.