Principal Surveyor

  • Halton Borough Council
  • Closing Date:
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Halton Borough Council

Principal Surveyor

Salary: £35,745 to £38,890 per annum
Location: Halton Borough Council
Contract: Permanent
Working Pattern: Flexible Hours/Full Time
Hours: 37 hours per week.
DBS Check: No
Reference: ECR/21/170143Halton Borough Council

Halton is a unitary authority located in the North West England astride the River Mersey. Following the construction of the Mersey Gateway Bridge in 2017, it has an ambitious and varied programme of current and future major re-development and regeneration projects.

The Asset Management team is looking for two Principal Surveyors and a Surveyor to provide guidance and support in the provision of professional advice on valuation, major projects and asset management activities for the Council.

Reporting to the Asset and Valuation Manager you will have practical knowledge and experience of preparation of asset valuations, advising on property matters as part of multi-disciplinary regeneration project teams. You will be bringing forward disposal programmes of surplus assets and acquiring assets for the delivery of Council services and associated estate management issues.

You will be familiar with the principles of Strategic Asset Management showing a commitment to quality and best value, being outcome focussed. You will be a confident communicator, using collaborative skills and team player who prioritises work with the ability to meet deadlines.

These positions have been allocated the following roles:

Principal Estates Surveyor

In this role you will provide professional advice on valuation, estate management matters and provision of a broad range of property related advice and support to the Council.

You will manage the income and investment generating assets and wider estate ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and standards and generally managing the landlord and tenant relationship.

Principal Valuation Surveyor

For this role you will provide professional advice on acquisitions, disposals, and the development of Council property and provide advice on a broad range of property assets.

You will also work on multi-disciplinary projects and lead on the production of the asset valuations to comply with RICS and CIPFA guidance.

For the posts, you will hold corporate membership of the RICS.

You must have a driving licence and access to a vehicle. Where necessary, reasonable adjustments will be made in accordance with the Equality Act.

The Asset and Valuation Team employ a ‘Hybrid Working’ policy to support both remote working, including home, and or other Halton Borough Council venues.

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Louise Risk (Asset and Valuation Manager) on 0151 511 6196.

Closing date: 19 December 2021 at 23:55.

Interviews will be held in mid-January 2021.

Please refer to the relevant person specification when completing your application.

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Please note, we do not accept CVs. Please fully complete the on-line application form.

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