Valuation Surveyor

2019-04-05 12:09:492019-04-16Resourcing Group
Job TypeContract
AreaSurrey, EnglandSurrey
SectorSurveying & Property
Salary£40347.00 - £46760.00 per annum + £40347-£46760 pa or £34-£38 ph
Start DateASAP
Job Ref64190GLO_1554462589
Job Views83

Our client, a local authority based in Surrey, is currently seeking a Valuation Surveyor to cover maternity leave for a period of 12-18 months on either a fixed term or interim (hourly rate) basis.

The Valuation Surveyor will support the Asset Manager (Investment) in the management of the Council's properties, the acquisition of new investment properties and all aspects of property management and valuation to maximise the value (both financial and strategic) of the Council's investment estate.

Duties Include:

* To undertake the day-to-day asset management of properties in accordance with legislation and good estate management practice including dealing with queries from within the Council and externally
* To help project manage the Asset Investment Programme to expand the ownership of the Council's commercial property investment estate
* To follow the Council's internal procedures, specifically in relation to the acquisition process, notifying designated officers and Councillors at each stage
* To be fully responsible for arranging new leases licences and carrying out renewals ensuring these agreements are satisfactorily completed within the agreed timetable, budget and service standards
* To market properties to let, prepare heads of terms, negotiate and agree terms for new leases and lease renewals appointing external marketing agents as appropriate.
* To manage rent reviews and lease renewals, managing any rent review disputes agreeing any variations to the lease and terms for surrenders.
* To manage lease expiries, meeting tenants on site if necessary, ensuring formal agreement is reached and documented, and making necessary arrangements for the transfer of keys, return of rent deposits, informing utilities and taking meter readings etc.
* To arrange schedules of condition, dilapidation and repair, with advice from the team's building surveyors when necessary.
* To undertake site inspections to check compliance with terms of leases and licences and the Council's statutory obligations and report all non-compliance matters to the Asset Development Manager.
* To arrange repair and maintenance works that are the Council's responsibility as Landlord, instructing the team's building surveyors when necessary and corresponding with the tenants to keep them informed of planned works.
* To administer service charges on those properties where it applies, deal with queries on service charges raised by the accountant and write to tenants with an annual update of proposed budgets and annual update of final accounts.
* To carry out any other duties of a similar or related nature that may be requested by the Asset Development Manager or his or her representative.

Required Skills, Knowledge & Qualifications:

* Educated to degree level (or equivalent)
* RICS qualified (or equivalent property related qualification)
* Experience of undertaking property valuations
* Broad knowledge and experience of managing properties
* Broad experience of working in an office environment
* Strong experience of managing a broad property-type estate
* Some experience of managing local government or public sector properties
* Some experience of leading on corporate management initiatives and strategies
* Strong written communication skills with the ability to prepare and write accurate correspondence and reports
* Strong assertiveness skills in order to negotiate with tenants, licencees and agents, and settle disputes
* Ability to attend occasional evening meetings when required
* Driving licence valid to drive in the UK and use of own transport during working hours in order to undertake site visits within the Borough

For further information, or to apply, please send an up to date CV to Gareth Longley.
Call: 0161 413 5775

Resourcing Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Apply Later
Sign in
Similar Jobs
  • Graduate Building Surveyor
    England, South East England, Hampshire
    Architecture & Design
    £23000 - £26000 per annum + Team bonus

    Graduate Building Surveyor Southampton, HampshireAre you a Graduate Building Surveyor, looking for a company you can grow at? Are you looking for a position where you can learn what it takes in the world of Surveying, and progress your career? Then don't look any further, we have the position for yo...
  • Assistant Quantity Surveyor
    England, South East England, Hampshire
    Architecture & Design
    £20000 - £32000 per annum + Company benefits

    Assistant Quantity Surveyor Southampton, Hampshire Salary - Competitive Are you an Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking for a new challenge? Are you looking for the progress and development you need to progress through a supportive company? Do you have fundamental Quantity Surveying knowledge and ex...
  • Team Leader - Building Surveying
    England, South East England, Hampshire
    Architecture & Design
    £50000 - £80000 per annum + Company benefits

    Team Leader - Building Surveying Southampton, HampshireAre you a Managing Surveyor/Associate Director looking for a new challenge? Have you credible management experience of others, a brilliant Building Surveying career, with a hands-on style approach to the delivery of projects and professional ser...
Email Me Jobs Like This
Subscribed to similar jobs notifications
We use cookies to provide you with the best possible browsing experience on our website. You can find out more below.
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
ResolutionUsed to ensure the correct version of the site is displayed to your device.
SessionUsed to track your user session on our website.
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
AnalyticsWe employ Google Analytics as third party analytics services. This helps us analyse how users interact with our website and to identify patterns. Google Analytics IP address anonymization is also employed, which means we do not store any personal information. This stops individual user identification and re-marketing activities.

More Details