We are currently recruiting for a Development Surveyor to join our London team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to build on their existing development experience across of range of work including guiding public and private sector clients through the asset evolution process using planning and market appraisal, development appraisal, funding, legal and strategy formulation expertise.
This is an exciting and interesting role for anyone looking to take their development experience to the next level. Our HQ offices are situated in the West End, just a short walk from both Bond Street and Oxford Circus stations. We offer a competitive salary package as well as benefits including 25 days annual leave, Pension contribution and Life Assurance. We also offer flexible benefits to suit your personal circumstances.
We would also welcome applications from those about to complete their APC and are looking for a new role on qualification.
Produce accurate and well-presented documents including reports, client correspondence, presentations and spreadsheets within agreed time frames
Drafting of letters, reports, invoices, property particulars etc
Diary management – organising meetings, booking to attend conferences and events etc
Carry out timely and accurate administration of databases, including Navision, Time@Work
Accurately process fee accounts and out of pocket expenses
Provide a high level of efficiency and customer service to all who visit or contact the office
Provide support to the office including other partners, managers and staff as reasonably required
Handling enquiries and taking necessary action.
General office duties such as filing, photocopying, etc.
Maintain close communication to ensure efficient running of the department at all times
Effectively liaise with other relevant professionals to maintain a sound working knowledge of all relevant areas of work
Develop and maintain a working knowledge of compliance information such as Money Laundering and clients’ compliance systems (for administrative purposes)
Maintaining and developing spreadsheets
Opening and closing instructions, including file management
Assisting with the preparation of presentations
Assisting with tender proposals,
Occasional mail merges
Arranging travel and accommodation
Any other duties which may be necessary from time to time.
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU
You will ideally be MRICS qualified (or close to APC completion) with experience within development surveying including development appraisals and advisory experience. You will also have ideally gain exposure to acquisition and disposal work. It is preferred that you will have valuation experience or be a registered Valuer. You will be proactive and motivated in working with existing and new clients to provide an excellent level of service. Working within a close team, you will have excellent interpersonal skills, have the ability to multi-task and prioritise deadlines.
Approachable – We treat every relationship with respect, integrity and warmth
Effective – We do what we say we will, we do it well and we’re accountable
Ambitious – We are ambitious for our clients and for our firm