Chartered or Senior Building Surveyor

Hays Property & Surveying
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Closing date
7 Feb 2023

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Building Surveyor
Chartered Surveyor
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I present to you an opportunity for a Chartered or Senior Building Surveyor to join a Leeds team working within the infrastructure business of a globally renowned and respected organisation.
Working in a multi-disciplinary environment to deliver a full suite of Building Surveying services. They
can offer extremely varied and interesting work with a number of high profile public and private sector

Your new role

This role has excellent prospects for an individual who has a strong ambition to progress and enjoys
working collaboratively within a vibrant team and has experience in managing client relationships and
dealing with legal and technical issues.

As well as technical competence, they are looking for someone who works well in teams and is committed
to delivering a first-class service to our clients.
This position would be an excellent opportunity for a Senior Project manager or seasoned Project Manager looking for the next step with post qualification experience, to develop their career within a forward-thinking organization.

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Senior or Chartered Building Surveyor for our Leeds Office to service projects in Leeds and the North. Due to continued success in securing projects throughout Leeds and the surrounding regions, we're looking for a Chartered or Senior Building Surveyor, (They would support with gaining chartership) with a strong focus in both the Private & Public Sectors, to join our highly successful team in based in Leeds Office.
Our projects range in value from £8m to £50m+ and are with a variety of high-profile clients in the commercial, infrastructure and public sector giving our Building Surveyors a diverse and exciting workload. This is a fantastic opportunity for professionals looking to work in a growing, dynamic, and sociable office and make a real impact. In return, we will reward you and provide the necessary support to take your career to the next level.


Working across a number of projects in different sectors and providing a range of building surveying / PM duties.
Assisting with the development of new and repeat business.
Managing client relationship and service delivery on a project by project basis in conjunction with senior colleagues.
Supporting practice management in the day to day running of the business.
- PM and contract administration duties for larger projects
- Condition and measured surveys
- Design and implementing small - medium sized projects
- The use and application of standard forms of building contracts, such as JCT & NEC
keeping abreast of industry issues and developments in best practice
Defect analysis, undertaking building surveys and producing reports
Mentoring and training more junior building surveyors with participation in the APC program
Reporting to manager
networking to develop local presence and business opportunities
take the lead in developing and issuing bids in line with company governance
Undertake role of principle design in accordance with company requirements


BSc (hons) Building Surveying - RICS or similar accredited degree
MRICS - or working towards
Ability to demonstrate good all round surveying experience and be client facing with work winning skills
Experience of pre and post contract management responsibilities
Good AutoCAD skills as a minimum experience of using Revit would be an advantage
Awareness of BIM
Client management
Full understanding of CDM regs and H & S

The Individual:
A courteous manner with a high level of professionalism - the ability to liaise with colleagues at all levels.
A disciplined thinker and analytical, numerate, problem solver who has the judgement and the capacity to think complex issues through and develop effective solutions in a timely fashion.
The drive and self-motivation to have achieved a degree qualification and to continuously develop their technical and behavioural skills.
Ability to work and communicate effectively within multidisciplinary teams.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
An ability to influence others by sound judgement and good sense

These roles have excellent prospects for an individual who has a strong ambition to progress and enjoys working collaboratively within a vibrant team. As well as technical competence, we are looking for someone with the ability to think laterally, who possesses first class communication skills, has strong commercial awareness, who will provide an exemplary service to our clients.

Rewards and benefits:

A fantastic range of benefits, which you can tailor to suit your own health, well-being, financial and lifestyle choices. We recognise that there are many well qualified people who are looking to further their career, but who cannot commit to full time employment. We support flexible working arrangements and are interested to discuss how we can accommodate individual requirements.

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Hays Property & Surveying

Hays Property & Surveying is the UK’s leading specialist property and surveying recruitment consultancy. We specialise In recruiting professionals across all disciplines, including: quantity surveying, general practice, building surveying and project management. Using our unrivalled database of specialist candidates, our expert consultants provide high quality match making, connecting the right people with the right jobs.


We share ideas, knowledge and experience across businesses and territories to deliver outstanding results and we invest heavily in equipping our staff with the specialist skills necessary to perform to the highest standards, while developing their careers.

Our website provides the latest jobs, industry news, salary surveys, information and careers advice. We pride ourselves in our strong relationships with industry organisations, constantly striving to provide the best possible service to our clients.

Specialist Recruitment

Tel : 0207 259 8811

Address : 23 Lower Belgrave Street, London, SW1W ONT.

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