Senior Building Surveyor

18 Dec 2020
15 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Building Surveyor

Location: Hereford, HR4 9AR

Salary: Competitive

Hours of Work: 37.5 per week, to be worked between 8:30am-6pm, Monday-Friday

About the Company:

Berrys is a leading firm of chartered surveyors, chartered town planners, arbitrators, property and business consultants. It has five offices, based in Herefordshire, Shropshire, Oxfordshire and Northamptonshire. The firm has a strong reputation and an increasing presence both locally and regionally, for providing high quality professional advice.

We have a history dating back to 1890 but are a forward-thinking business and our current size and level of success could not have been achieved without dedicated and satisfied staff. This is an exciting time to join an established and diverse business in a specialist area of practice, to meet the needs of increased demand from a growing client base.

About the Senior Building Surveyor Role:

Berrys' Herefordshire office provides a wide range of services which predominantly cover surveying and business consultancy, architectural and planning services. We are now seeking to add a building consultancy team to our expanding range of professional services.

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Chartered Building Surveyor who wishes to develop and grow within the role and the company. Supported by the Head of Building Consultancy and a dynamic marketing team, the successful candidate will form strong client relationships and build and develop a solid Building Consultancy team within the Hereford office. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic Chartered Building Surveyor to establish and grow a team within a well-structured and supported environment with excellent career progression opportunities.

The position is office-based with administrative support and this new role will be required to manage client relationships, provide fee quotes, arrange appointments and to manage their work to meet deadlines under their own initiative.

The work will mainly be based in Herefordshire and the surrounding counties, but may require travel throughout the country, and therefore a full driving licence and access to a car is essential.

Senior Building Surveyor Requirements:

Must be an RICS Registered Building Surveyor
A minimum of 3 years' post qualification experience
Full Driving Licence and access to own vehicle
Experience in the following areas:

Pre-acquisition building surveys
Schedules of condition
Preparation and negotiation of schedule of dilapidations
Preparation of schedules of works
Project management
Assessment of rebuild cost for insurance purposes
Party wall
Planned maintenance programmes

Senior Building Surveyor Benefits:

We will offer an excellent salary for the right candidate reflective of your skills, qualifications and experience
We operate a discretionary Performance Related Profit Sharing Scheme in which all employees participate
We will pay all the appropriate professional memberships and fund your attendance at relevant CPD events
We have an Employee Assistance Programme, including a health plan and annual flu jab vouchers
There is also the option to join a Private Healthcare Scheme on a contributory basis
We provide an entitlement of 33 days holiday per annum inclusive of bank holidays plus your Birthday off
We also provide an additional day's holiday for every 3 years of service and time off for approved training
We provide a workplace pension scheme operated through The National Employment Savings Trust (NEST)
If you think that you are suitable for this Senior Building Surveyor role, please apply now