Ben Duffill
020 3962 9900

Specialising solely in recruitment management consultancy at middle to senior and executive management level, Ben has successfully planned and executed recruitment campaigns across the higher education, scientific research, local and central government, NHS, public landmark attractions,


Job Description

REF: 16299
Posted: 09 September 2021
Closes: 02 October 2021

London Metropolitan University is seeking to recruit a Building Surveyor to join its Estates Operations team.

London Metropolitan University is a striving and ambitious institution committed to transforming the lives of its students through excellent education. We are committed to making education available to people from all walks of life, creating and advancing social justice, social mobility and access to opportunity and professions. Our graduates benefit personally, but also contribute to society, culture, public services and the economy in all areas of London, the UK and around the world.

Working across our diverse estate portfolio of learning and teaching, research, commercial, recreational and sports facilities, the Building Surveyor will lead on the planning and delivery of estate investment programmes including refurbishment, long-term maintenance and compliance projects. Key aspects of the role include undertaking condition surveys, prioritising refurbishment and maintenance projects and providing specialist technical advice on building fabric issues across the estate.

We are seeking an individual with experience of leading refurbishment and strategic maintenance programmes across a diverse multi-site estate portfolio. You will have a highly customer-focused mindset, with high levels of enthusiasm and excellent interpersonal and communication skills. It is anticipated that you will have a relevant professional background in the built environment industry, supported by relevant professional qualifications and training.

This role provides the opportunity for a motivated building surveyor to take up a client-side estates management role across a diverse London-based university that has an ambitious and aspirational culture. We are seeking to attract a diverse field of candidates and welcome applications for flexible working. The Candidate Brief can be viewed at

To arrange a confidential briefing discussion to learn more please contact our retained search advisors Ben Duffill ( and Nick Coppard ( at The Management Recruitment Group on 0203 962 9900.

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London Metropolitan University – Building Surveyor