Estates Surveyor role based in Tunbridge Wells working for a Local Authority.
Your new company
A high performing innovative local authority with a clear vision focused on high quality delivery and development. The council are currently progressing with a very exciting economic development plan to further advance and encourage economic growth with investment into the borough, whilst ensuring the appropriate infrastructure is in place to support growth and enhance quality of life. This Local Authority is an excellent place to work and hosts a variety of heritage and areas of outstanding natural beauty within the county of Kent. Now could not be a better time to join the Property and Estates team to be part of this exciting regeneration programme, in a career with an employer that values their employees. Reporting into the Acting Property & Estates Manager - Estates, as Estate Surveyor you will be part of a team of three surveyors and will assist with the day-to-day and strategic management of the Council's portfolio to maximise financial and operational performance.
Your new role
Leading on the asset needs of major projects, property reviews and options appraisals, and advising on the short, medium and long term strategy for the asset portfolio, it is essential that you have previous property experience and an understanding of local government. As a degree educated Estate Surveyor you should have full working knowledge of Landlord and Tenant and Property legislation, along with excellent written and oral communication skills.
What you'll need to succeed
This is a fantastic opportunity for a property professional who may be seeking their next challenge or perhaps keen to move from the private sector or work locally to escape the London commute.
What you'll get in return
Benefits include 24 days holiday (increasing to 27 days after five years Local Government service) and membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme. In addition you can expect APC support towards MRICS status, plus the opportunity to work in an innovative environment that offers challenging opportunities for professional development.
What you need to do now
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