Chartered Residential Surveyor

England, Greater Manchester
£52000 - £55000 per annum
29 Mar 2021
12 Apr 2021
JN -032021-2370423
Daniel Ogden
Senior Management
Risk / Compliance
Contract Type

    To act as the technical expert to provide building safety advice to the business

    Assist in the Building Safety case programmes and their approval

Client Details

A large & growing residential housing provider requiring a chartered surveyor.


  • Assist the Development Team by managing Building Safety Cases through the gateway approval process
  • Foster a sound relationship with the Building Safety Regulator to ensure that their expectations are understood and implemented within our development practices
  • Advise on the assessment, review and approval of prospective construction methods, building materials and installation methods
  • Lead the application for Building Assurance Certificates from the Building Safety Regulator
  • Act as a building safety technical expert to assist the Development Team with technical building safety queries on new and complex developments
  • Provide expert technical advice on building safety related defect identification and remedies to new and existing buildings
  • Work alongside the Development Team to agree and deliver a consistent high standard for the production of Golden Thread data and Building Safety Cases
  • Maintain an expert understanding of statutory and regulatory building safety requirements, building regulations and guidance
  • Promote collaborative working across Asset Management and Development to support delivery of high-quality safe homes


It is desirable for the successful candidate will meet most of the following:

  • Excellent knowledge and experience of building pathology, construction methods and materials

  • Thorough understanding of building regulations and the requirements of the Building Safety legislation

  • Experience of working on construction projects and the stages involved from planning to occupation

  • Proven experience of investigating and resolving building defects

  • Proven experience of working collaboratively with other teams to implement procedures and improve efficiency

  • Proven experience of negotiating with external 3rd parties to achieve satisfactory resolutions

  • Knowledge and experience of successful project management, management and negotiation

  • Building Related Degree

  • Membership of CIOB or RICS
  • Membership of IFE

Job Offer

  • Salary up to £55,147
  • Flexible & home working
  • 25 days holiday & bank holidays (Plus option to purchase 5 additional holiday days)
  • Choice of Pension Schemes
  • Payment of professional subscription and financial support to study relevant professional qualifications
  • Access to Benefits Portal offering everyday Lifestyle Benefits (discounts and offers) and Simply Health Cashback Scheme