Senior Building Surveyor – Brighton


Are you a dynamic and driven individual with a relevant degree and experience in building surveying? Join our vibrant, multi-disciplinary practice in Brighton as a Senior Building Surveyor/Associate. You’ll play a pivotal role, leveraging your qualifications and experience to support our team, assist in client relationship development, and deliver superior professional services.

Key responsibilities:

  • Forge and nurture client relationships, actively seeking new connections and maintaining existing ones to drive business growth.
  • Provide valuable support and expert advice to our Partners and team, addressing client-related challenges and delivering exceptional professional services.
  • Take charge of preparing and submitting comprehensive tender submissions, showcasing your expertise and strategic approach.
  • Act as a mentor and supervisor to our graduate surveyors, effectively managing their workload and overseeing their projects.
  • Contribute to the training and development of colleagues, imparting technical and interpersonal skills to elevate team capabilities.
  • Review your workload and performance regularly, ensuring high-quality output and identifying areas for improvement.
  • Meet RICS CPD obligations to stay at the forefront of industry advancements and best practices.
  • Uphold compliance with our document management system, company policies, and industry accreditations in QA, Environmental, and H&S.


  • Provide monthly progress reports on your projects, collaborating with Partners to update fee plans and optimize project outcomes.
  • Actively participate in weekly group meetings, contributing your insights and expertise to enhance team collaboration and performance.
  • Proactively identify and pursue new business opportunities, collaborating with Partners to secure exciting new commissions.
  • Drive the growth and diversity of work for the Building Surveying team, encouraging cross-disciplinary referrals within our practice.
  • Cultivate strong client relationships, maximizing opportunities for repeat business and showcasing our expertise.

Key focus areas:

  • Deliver exceptional building surveying services, adhering to high standards and ensuring client satisfaction.
  • Identify and seize new work opportunities, leading the tendering process and securing projects.
  • Enhance team profitability through strategic planning and efficient project management.
  • Prepare precise technical and financial reports that provide valuable insights and guidance.

Ideal candidate profile:

  • Ideally MRICS Status with minimum 3 years PQE.
  • Exceptional communication and personal presentation skills, critical for client interactions.
  • Professional dedication and enthusiasm, coupled with a flexible and adaptable approach to work.
  • Resilient and capable of performing well under pressure in a high-volume, demanding environment.
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Self-driven, highly motivated and a team player, thriving both independently and collaboratively.
  • Access to own vehicle and a clean driving license for site visits.

Join our team in Brighton and make a lasting impact as a dynamic Senior Building Surveyor. Embrace the opportunity to grow professionally, progress your career, build meaningful new and existing client relationships, and contribute to our vibrant and forward-thinking practice.

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If you are interested in this role, please send your CV to [email protected]

If this job is not quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a discussion.