Senior Building Surveyor

We are currently looking for a Senior Building Surveyor to fill a permanent opening with a company located in the West End of London only a short walk from train/underground links. Interested candidates must have a range of surveying experience from project to professional and at least 5 years postgraduate experience. You will be joining a small team of 10 likeminded surveyors and project managers to deliver and develop the service line further.


Responsibilities of the Senior Building Surveyor:

  • Advising clients about building/property issues, which can include technical, financial, legal, environmental/sustainability, building regulation and restoration matters.
  • Deliver projects from inception to completion to meet the projects objectives.
  • Negotiating the repair of work or a financial settlement if required.
  • Managing projects and/or multidisciplinary teams
  • Experience of defect analysis, undertaking building surveys and producing professional reports
  • To diligently handle all instructions and to maintain comprehensive records for all work undertaken
  • Carry out surveys, inspections, schedules, provide professional services and the management of schemes.
  • Contract Administration
  • Dilapidation Liability Assessment Reports on behalf of Landlord and Tenant
  • Schedules of Condition
  • Party Wall

Requirements of the Senior Building Surveyor:


  • Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS)
  • At least 5 years postgraduate experience with provable technical delivery experience
  • Able to work as part of a multi disciplinary team to deliver a project.
  • Significant exposure to, and good working relations with private sector clients
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


On offer for the Senior Building Surveyor:


  • Starting salary of between £65,000 to £70,000 depending on experience.
  • Company Pension contribution of 5%
  • Fantastic exposure to high end clients
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Life Insurance (3x Salary)
  • Professional Subscriptions paid
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Hybrid working


What happens next:


On receipt of your application our dedicated Surveying & Project Management recruiter, Rees Allan, will contact you to discuss this opportunity in full detail. Rees will disclose the name of our client to you prior to sending your CV to this, or any other company we are working with.