Development Surveyor

db Symmetry
Northampton, Northamptonshire
competitive package
12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

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db symmetry was formed as a UK joint venture through the purchase of a 60% holding in Barwood Developments Limited by clients advised by Delancey; a specialist real estate investment, development and advisory company. The remaining 40% shareholding is controlled by the executive management team.

db symmetry has an existing land portfolio of over  3,100 acres, comprising over 1,000  acres / 15.4 m sq ft consented for logistics use, and a further 2,074 acres being promoted through the planning process for logistics use.

The company has one of the most active speculative development programmes in the country, with  6 buildings over 5 sites totalling over 800,000 sq ft  under construction, all due for completion in 2018.

Job Opportunity

Development Surveyor

db symmetry is recruiting a recently-qualified Development Surveyor in their Northampton office to support their fast-paced and growing business.  The successful candidate’s primary role will be to assist the Directors in the full development process: from the identification of sites; securing and promotion through the planning process; to building-out and letting. A competitive package is available for the successful candidate with opportunities for career progression. To be considered for the position please forward your CV to or call +44 (0)1604 330630

Candidate Profile:

  • Articulate, professional and persuasive, with a confident telephone manner and good report writing skills
  • Excellent IT skills and experience of development appraisal and valuation systems
  • A sound understanding of the planning and development process
  • Confident to meet, present to, manage and negotiate with a wide range of professional advisors, occupiers, investors, and Local Authorities
  • Tenacious with a will to succeed
  • Adaptable and above all keen and enthusiastic
  • Lateral and clear thinking with a focused approach
  • Able to work both within a team and on their own initiative

get in touch:  
Kirstie MacDougall  
t: +44 (0)1604 330630