Commercial Surveyor

55000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP55000 - GBP60000/annum car allowance, bonus, 27 holidays
28 Jun 2019
26 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Orbit is a fantastic business and one that's really going places.
Our Commercial team handle all void property disposals with the main objective being to bring in profit so that it can be re-invested back into providing more affordable homes and the many associated services required to support that offering.
The role of Commercial Surveyor focuses on:
* The refurbishment of existing leaseholds
* Void residential properties that will either be turned into new private retirement leaseholds or sold in the private market.
We have a large number of exciting projects and a strong pipeline of work that could see you managing projects up to GBP3m in value.
* You'll be working across all three of our regions scoping out refurbishment works appropriate for each property.
* You'll decide on the suitable refurbishment specification and arrange tenders to ensure best price and quality is achieved.
* You'll manage contract instructions and oversee works through to completion and work with the Commercial Manager throughout the process to ensure the target market is reached.
Your Commercial Surveyor workload will be extremely manageable and you'll have additional administrative support to ensure that you can focus on delivering your expertise and act as 'the client'. You'll be able to add significant benefit to the business and realise the true commercial potential of the housing sector.
The Commercial Surveyor package includes:
* Base salary of GBP55,000 to GBP60,000
* Car allowance
* Bonus up to 15%
* Private medical insurance
* Discounted dental insurance
* 27 days holiday entitlement
* Pension scheme
* Gym membership
About the Commercial Surveyor
Ideally we are looking for a Chartered Surveyor with a private practice background or an individual that can demonstrate extensive property maintenance and refurbishment knowledge. As a surveyor you'll already understand the relevant legislation e.g. landlord & tenant act, RICS code etc.
* You'll have good commercial acumen with experience of negotiation, budget management, financial control and cost efficiencies.
* You'll have the ability to inspect properties and provide accurate specifications, assess quotations and procure contractors.
Why apply for the Commercial Surveyor role?
We believe that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such we want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. We want to unlock the potential in all Orbit employees and maximise their satisfaction in the job. We have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and our employee's tell us we are a great organisation to work for.
To apply for this role please submit your CV and a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the key criteria we need