Estates Surveyor

Carrington West Ltd
£15.09 - £22 p hour
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Estates Surveyor
Carrington West's dedicated Town and Country Planning recruitment team operate UK wide and we are delighted to be assisting our Local Authority client with their search for an Estates Surveyor based in Scotland on an initial 3 month contract.
The Role

The requirements of the post are to provide professional valuation and estate management advice on the strategic management and development of the Council's property portfolio, which extends to nearly 4000 interests, including acquisitions, disposals, leases, rent reviews, valuations and general property management and development

1. Acquisition of Property - The acquisition of all types of land and property on behalf of both the Council and Joint Boards. Approx 5% of time

2. Disposal of Property - The disposal of surplus property by way of sale on behalf of both the Council and the Joint Boards. Approx 20% of time

3. Leases and Rent Reviews - Negotiating new leases of property on behalf of both the Council and Joint Boards as both Landlord and Tenant and carrying out all rent reviews relating to these leased in and leased out properties. Approx 30% of time

4. Valuations - Carrying out various types of valuations for all types of land and property on behalf of the Council and the Joint Boards. Approx 10% of time

5. Property Management - Providing general property advice to all Service Departments and Joint Boards on all aspects of property management and development including land ownerships, maintenance and repairing liabilities, property rationalisation, alternative uses and development opportunities. Approx 35% of time


The ideal candidate will have a relative qualification and will be RICS qualified. You will also have a good working level of rural practice and land agency along with property case management skills.

Rate up to £22p/h ltd

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