Graduate Building Surveyor

Full Time - Europe, United Kingdom, London

This entry was posted on January 10, 2018.

We are currently recruiting a Graduate Building Surveyor to join the team within the London office. This is an exciting opportunity for a high calibre individual to join and strengthen our team, working on a diverse range of projects and sectors

This role presents an excellent opportunity for a proactive individual to take responsibility for providing all core surveying services on a number of interesting areas of property, whilst getting support to obtain MRICS via a structured training programme.

Key Responsibilities:


  • To support business objectives of delivering value for money in all circumstances
  • To carry out assigned duties efficiently and in accordance with processes and procedures
  • Comply with established procurement/commercial/contractual strategies
  • Take personal responsibility for complying with Environmental, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards
  • Professional Skills:
  • Preparation of feasibility reports
  • Preparation of specifications / schedule of works
  • Preparing and issuing tender documents.
  • Running a competitive tender process including managing queries from tendering contractors
  • Managing multiple projects on ‘LIVE’ operational sites
  • Preparation of Schedules of Conditions
  • Preparation of contract documents
  • Complaint tenders
  • Post Contract Quantity Surveying including:
    • Scrutinising and verifying applications for interim payments
    • Preparing certificates
    • Managing change control in accordance with contracts
    • Contributing to cost reports and cost forecasting
    • Assisting Project Managers in preparing Early Warnings, Instructions and Compensation Events
    • Attending progress meetings

Candidate Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate will demonstrate a positive proactive approach to the role, and will be committed to delivering customer service excellence, with good commercial results.
  • Degree qualified in Building Surveying or similar technical discipline
  • Technical delivery experience
  • Interest in becoming MRICS, full APC support and training will be given via a structured training programme
  • Ability to successfully manage complex projects in a proactive and diligent manner
  • Good understanding of CDM 2015
  • Good specification writing skills
  • Good understanding of JCT Contracts
  • Strong track record in project management of projects from inception to completion
  • Track record of working with disparate stakeholders
  • Client facing, ensuring a high standard of technical delivery
  • Able to build long-term relationships
  • Previously employed by a consultancy
  • A track record of working with teams and managing projects by prioritising workloads and delivering deadlines
  • A team player, outgoing, flexible, enthusiastic and ambitious


RLB is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All job applicants will receive equal treatment without regard to age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, “race” (includes nationality, national / ethnic origins, colour) marriage & civil partnership, pregnancy & maternity, gender reassignment, religion and belief


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