Senior Surveyor

Job Title: Senior Surveyor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH28405
Contact Name: Ben Herbert
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Senior Surveyor - South East
Job Description
Due to increasing work our client has an opportunity for an experienced Senior Surveyor to join their multi-disciplinary practice in the South East. You will be assisting the group leader to provide a professional service to clients using your skills to effectively perform as an Employer's Agent, managing build projects from inception to completion. Although you shall have an ability to undertake the requirements of the role autonomously, you will recognise when additional or senior input is required.
Main Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Developing a client brief and assembling the project delivery team
  • Procuring necessary consultancy services to develop a project to planning submission/tender
  • Preparation of robust and accurate tender and contract packages
  • Undertaking various forms of tender process (OJEU framework and negotiated)
  • The ability to analyse and review Contractor/Developer and Designer proposals and ensure that the Employer's Requirements are fulfilled
  • Preparing contract engrossments
  • Acting as Employer's Agent, Client Representative or Contract Administrator for the delivery of the project(s) which will require:

- An understanding of development control and funding/delivery standards within the housing sector
- Chairing meetings, taking minutes and following up action plans
- Undertaking all day to day administrative duties on the delivery of developments under the terms of JCT, D&B or similar Contracts or bespoke Development Agreements
- An ability to record, document and instruct necessary actions as required for the delivery of Contracts
- An ability to identify aspects of risk and to seek guidance from Senior Colleagues at the correct time in order to manage and mitigate such risks.

  • Effective interpersonal skills, able to interact with colleagues, clients and wider team in a professional manner
  • Able to work within a team and autonomously
  • Diligent with attention to detail
  • Able to think ahead and problem solve
  • An ability to form and develop client relationships and to seek to develop new business opportunities
  • A desire to coach junior colleagues by working collaboratively for the successful delivery of projects

To be identified as a trusted client advisor; national in reach, local in service and selected for our quality and expertise in the build environment.

  • Professional Integrity
  • Technical Expertise
  • Solution Focused
  • Reliable Personal Service