Senior Chartered Building Surveyor - Beckenham, Kent

  • Location Kent
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Up to £65,000 plus package
  • Ref 1260

Great opportunity for an experienced Chartered Building Surveyor to take on a Senior role within this well respected and dynamic Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy in Beckenham, Kent.

Our client is a well respected construction consultancy offering a multi-disciplinary offering to a broad range of industry sectors, including offices, retail, industrial, education, conservation, leisure, residential and healthcare.

With offices in Kent, London and Essex, this multi-disciplinary consultancy offers a wide range of services, including; Building Surveying, Quantity Surveying, Project Management, Employer’s Agent, Site Inspector, Health, Safety and Environmental Services and 3D CAD and BIM Services.

With continued growth across all sectors, our client is now recruiting for a Senior Chartered Building Surveyor in their Kent office.

This position involves undertaking a wide range of surveying duties for commercial, local authority and social housing clients. Project areas will range from high profile Decent Homes projects in Southwark as well as some impressive refurbishment and alteration projects in Hackney and Lambeth working on various housing and school projects.

Person Specification:

  • The successful applicant will be a Chartered Building Surveyor, qualified with a RICS accredited degree or equivalent.
  • You will have MRICS status or be experienced and soon to pass your APC.
  • You will either be Senior Building Surveyor or ready to step up to that level.
  • You will drive projects forward in a proactive manner, be a team player, focused on excellence in service delivery and communications with Clients and Contractors alike, be extremely organised, personable and have a keen eye for detail.
  • The successful applicant will have experience in various forms of construction.
  • Previous experience in the social housing sector would be beneficial.
  • You will have a good knowledge of refurbishment; particularly roof re-covering, window replacement, concrete and brickwork repairs, kitchen and bathroom replacement.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking surveys
  • Preparing feasibility reports
  • Writing specifications
  • Chairing project progress meetings and thereafter preparing minutes and progress reports
  • Seeking instructions from the Client in relation to the contract
  • Administrating change control procedures and issuing instructions such as variations, or relating to provisional sums or making good defects
  • Co-ordinate and instruct site inspectors
  • Agree defects reporting procedures
  • Collate and issue schedules of defects as necessary and issue certificates of making good defects
  • Ensure all project documentation is issued to the Client

Salary & Package:

Our client offers a competitive salary of up to £65,000 plus package, dependant on your experience as well as the opportunity for genuine progression within this established company.


If you have the required skills and experience for this job and you would like to learn more about this role, please apply with your CV ASAP – or call us on 01243 933 263.

If this isn’t the right Surveyor job for you, call us with your requirements. HD Surveyors has numerous clients with Senior Building Surveyor jobs across London and the South East.

Job Ref:1260

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