Senior Property Management Surveyor


  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Asset Management Surveyor, Property Management Surveyor

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35k - £45K + (DOE) Plus Car Allowance & Benefits

  • Contact:

    Andrew Kingsley

  • Contact email:

    andrew@kingsleyrecruitment.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    07879413765

  • Job ref:

    AK18671

  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Andrew Kingsley

Overall Purpose of Job

A national multi-disciplinary surveying consultancy, with a strong and well-established Property/Asset Management Department both nationally and in its’ Northwest office, is looking to appoint a Senior Property Management Surveyor to its’ highly successful team.

This is a Senior Surveyor position within the Manchester Property Management team, and you will be responsible for the management of a diverse commercial property portfolio within the North West region.

Responsibility will be in managing a mixed portfolio of commercial, industrial and retail properties, requiring regular and direct communication with the property fund management client(s) and the supervision of a number of other support and on-site staff.

Future progression could include taking national responsibility for aspects of management for the portfolio.

Duties include:

  • Strategic review and preparation of due diligence information in preparation for acquisitions, purchases & sales.

  • Preparing client reports on the property management service and regular formal reporting to clients.

  • Management of rental and other income including tenant indebtedness.

  • Provide support and assistance to clients in connection with value enhancement opportunities including rent reviews, lettings and lease renewal programmes.

  • Deliver additional services and drive additional fee generation where possible.

  • Reporting to and working with clients on tenure and physical improvements to properties.

  • Dealing with tenant applications for consent to assign, sublet and alter.

  • Identifying opportunities to negotiate re-gears or reversions to achieve value enhancement, taking client instructions and progressing these negotiations on behalf of the client for additional fees.

  • Undertaking or arranging property inspections.

  • Ensuring tenants’ compliance with lease obligations in relation to use and maintenance obligations.

  • Preparation and administration of service charge expenditure.

  • Overseeing the provision of common services to properties and tenants.

  • Ensuring compliance with legislation including Health and Safety and other regulations.

  • Assisting clients in the acquisition and disposal of properties.

  • Working with Landlords and Tenants on all other matters relating to the clients’ property portfolio.

  • Liaising with client's agents, solicitors and other consultants.

  • Supervising, directing and maintaining up to date records for site-based staff.

  • Other ad-hoc duties as and when required.

 

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Ambitious and dynamic Property Manager with at least 3 years’ experience in a similar role.

  • RICS qualified Chartered Surveyor is preferred, not essential.

  • Experience managing a varied portfolio of commercial properties.

  • Excellent communication skills with ability to swiftly build gravitas amongst clients.

  • A developing talent for leading teams whilst helping to coach and develop others.

  • Positive attitude, true team player with a ‘can do’ approach.

My client offers real scope for career development for a dedicated, professional and enthusiastic individual with a strong work ethic who wants to join one of the market leaders.