Estates Surveyor – Economy & Assets

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Estates Surveyor - Economy & Assets
Interim Position

Teignbridge 5243349

Posted: 23rd January 2024 09:42
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  • Pay Rate:

    up to £320 per day PAYE depending on experience

  • Hours per Week:

    37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

  • This opening assignment is for 3 months

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Interim Estates Surveyor - Economy & Assets           

Reference no: Teignbridge 5243349

Pay rate: up to £320 per day PAYE depending on experience

Hours per week: 37 Monday – Friday, normal working hours

This opening assignment is for 3 months  


An Estates Surveyor is required to undertake effective day to day management of the Council’s property portfolio, assist with strategic asset management initiatives, such as regeneration projects and portfolio reviews.

Key responsibilities:

  • Organise the letting of premises to new tenants and the re-letting of premises to existing tenants upon expiry of their leases.
  • General management, valuations, rent reviews and lease renewals of the Council’s property interests.
  • Negotiations with public and private sector owners and developers.
  • Coordinate the Council’s own development projects to ensure targets and deadlines are met.
  • Identify assets with developmental potential and consider planning, legal and financial implications.
  • Dispose of assets no longer required by the authority.
  • Investigate and provide information on the possible acquisition of new assets and feasibility studies on potential sites for development.
  • Represent the Council at internal and external meetings to ensure the Council’s interests are protected and provide advice on property related matters.
  • Undertake valuations for capital accounting purpose in accordance with the RICS Red Book and Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) requirements.


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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:


  • Qualified to at least degree level or equivalent.
  • Membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
  • RICS Registered Valuer.



  • Demonstrable experience in property management and understanding of related law including Landlord and Tenant legislation.
  • Substantive experience in undertaking valuations for a range of purposes and an understanding of best practice valuation procedures.
  • Experience of presenting written and verbal reports.


Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to provide innovative and creative solutions to property related projects.
  • Highly developed negotiating and influencing skills.
  • Positive, confident and able to influence others.
  • Able to demonstrate effective self-management and initiative.
  • Flexible and able to cope with pressure.
  • Effective presentation skills with ability to adapt to a range of audiences to achieve positive outcomes.
  • Ability to travel according to the needs of the job, with reasonable adjustments. Full Driving Licence desirable.
  • Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages or equivalent (e.g. G Suite).


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Full Driving licence, access to a vehicle or access to means of mobility support.



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Job Ref: Teignbridge 5243349
Estates Surveyor - Economy & Assets
Client Category: Local Authority

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