AECOM Senior Building Surveyor in Ashford, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Kent, Ashford

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking a Senior Building Surveyor to be based at Ashford or London.

As a Senior Building Surveyor working within the building and places team you will be working within an existing team to deliver a wide variety of Technical building surveying instructions for commercial and institutional clients.

Working as a building surveyor you will be required to have experience in all core Building Surveying work areas with a good knowledge of design and project management. The role specifically focuses on the building consultancy aspects of building surveying. You will be working with multi-disciplinaries and also be required to work with a number of clients.

Our Services will be delivered across a number of sectors including Health, Industrial, Education, Commercial, Residential, Government, Leisure & Culture.

The Role:

We are seeking to increase the headcount of our building consultancy team who focus on the advisory aspects of building surveying. We are therefore looking for candidates who emjoy and have a track record in delivering advisory based surveying. Whilst contract administration and project management experience is welcome we are keen to see previous experience relevant to the Building Consultancy service line.

  • Lead on individual Building Surveying, commissions.

  • Use client development skills to develop business with existing clients and confidence to win new work Prepare fee bids, mentor key team members to do the same and assist other growth managers in business development.

  • Demonstrate continuous improvement to deliver to our core clients.

  • Mentoring and developing Assistant Building Surveyors and other team members especially in the development of technical skill and support for their professional acreditations.

  • Comply with all QSE procedures

  • Establish client briefs, appropriate fees, and cost control through to completion

  • Financial, commercial and risk management from project inception through to completion on own projects

  • Survey and Report writing for the full range of typical core Building Surveying services in particular the delivery of technical due diligence instructions, dilapidation assessments and party wall instructions.

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience in all core Building Surveying work areas especially advisory based roles such as Technical Due Diligence, Asset mapping, Dilapidations, Building Pathology and Party Wall instructions.

  • Experience of working in multi-disciplinary teams

  • Excellent client and team interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work with a number of clients providing core Building Survey services.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally Degree qualified in Building Surveying or MSc in Building Surveying.

  • RICS Member chartered through the Building Surveying pathway.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Building Surveying

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195384BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.