27 Jul 2022

Permanent Associate Director Building Surveying

 Oxford, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

We are working in partnership with a globally renowned client, who have an exciting opportunity for an Associate Director Building Surveying to join their office in Oxford.

What you will be doing:

  • Supporting business unit directors in delivering business objectives.
  • Positively engaging with customers and developing, growing, and maintaining customer relationships.
  • Delivering high quality services and ensuring that building surveying deliverables meet customer’s requirements.
  • Managing building surveying commissions, including surveys, dilapidation advice, party wall advice, and construction projects for new builds, renovations, and maintenance works – from feasibility through to design, contract administration to handover and post completion reviews.
  • Preparing and managing planned maintenance programmes.
  • Agreeing with the Director and Client the right sub-consultants to assist with delivery of a commission. Following the approved procedures for appointing Sub-consultants.
  • Communicating with, and providing good, sound, professional advice to both clients and other project team members.
  • Ensuring that all quantitative and financial information has been independently checked before issue, including maintaining evidence of independent checks.
  • Remaining in the remit of your role and when additional responsibilities need to be carried out, conduct this in a fully informed manner with the approval of your line manager.
  • Leading and managing teams working for you; ensuring that they are correctly fulfilling their project functions providing mentoring and coaching when required.
  • Mentoring and coaching employees so that they realise their full potential.
  • Preparing bids for services.
  • Managing service delivery for profit.

About you:

  • MRICS (Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors).
  • Broad, in-depth Building Surveying experience post MRICS qualification.
  • Detailed knowledge and practical experience of delivery of building surveying tasks.
  • Sound knowledge of construction methods and materials.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction procurement strategies, including tendering and contract strategies.
  • Ability to administer construction contracts as Contracts Administrator and Employers Agent.
  • Clear understanding of legislation impacting on building contracts.
  • Ability to motivate others (including providing support and encouragement) and to lead high performance teams.
  • Clear and effective communication skills – both oral and written.
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to quickly adapt to changes.
  • Excellent problem solving, negotiating skills, financial and numeracy management skills.
  • Ability to absorb complex information and assess requirements readily.
  • Sound ICT Skills, with a high level of proficiency in MS Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Competent at negotiating sufficient fees to both complete services and generate required profit levels.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and lead teams.

What they offer:

  • Opportunities to develop and grow your career
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Our global travel scholarship programme
  • Flexible working arrangements

How to Apply

To apply please send your CV to Rossana Corbisiero rossana@itstechnicalrecruitment.co.uk or for more details call: 01179 738507.  

Job Categories: Construction Professional. Job Types: Permanent. Salaries: £60000 to £70000.

Job expires in 16 days.

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