Chartered Building Surveyor

Design • £45k - 55k per year + Benefits

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Chartered Building Surveyor Required to work for one of the leading construction consultancies in the UK to be based in their office in Bristol

Job Summary

  • Manages the implementation of new technologies and legislation, as appropriate.
  • Manages client relationships.
  • Financially manages a number of projects, taking responsibility for all aspects of financial management, including invoicing clients.
  • Recognized as an expert in building surveying.


  • Lead on individual Building Surveying, Project Management, and Contract Administration commissions
  • Assist in the preparation of fee bids, mentor key team members to do the same and assist other growth managers in business development
  • Continuous improvement to our standards, processes and knowledge to deliver to our core clients
  • Technical mentoring and developing our junior staff including APC candidates and apprentices
  • Comply with all QSE procedures
  • Have an understanding of financial, commercial and risk management from project inception through to completion on own projects
  • Conducting a portfolio of fee based activities with our key multi sector client base
  • Fully involved in or managing others for the production of drawings, specifications and tender documents
  • Survey and Report writing for the full range of typical core Building Surveying services

Minimum Requirements

  • Have experience of all aspects of building surveying from design work to condition surveys, feasibilities, and contract administration. This is a varied role so requires a breadth of experience.
  • Produce schedules of work, specifications and detailed drawings along with tender documents and construction contracts.
  • Produce feasibility and concept reports.
  • Manage sub consultants and contractors.
  • Manage the delivery of contract administration services.
  • Manage asset surveys on larger survey programmes, working with various technology packages to meet client requirements.
  • Undertake condition surveys and produce detailed reports.
  • Have line manager responsibility for a team of building surveyors.
  • Promote the RICS APC and support staff through their APC.
  • Experience of working on multiple projects and working for multiple clients on a concurrent basis.
  • Have excellent client facing experience.
  • Experience in all core Building Surveying work areas especially design services, contract administration and condition surveys
  • Experience of working in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Excellent client and team interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with a number of clients providing core Building Survey services and managing your workload and that of junior team members.
  • Be passionate about Building Surveying, developing a team and furthering your career with a leading construction consultancy.
  • Have an open willingness to support developing surveyors and respond to their questions.
  • Be a strong leader and communicator.
  • Be looking for the next step in building surveying and your career progression.
  • Be a role model to the team, setting high standards and expectations.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Be educated to at least degree level or equivalent, in a Building Surveying RICS accredited degree.
  • Be able to demonstrate post Chartership experience.

For more information please get in touch with Charlie Vaughan - Jones on or email me on ;

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