Building Surveyor

Edinburgh or Glasgow

Ryden LLP is a forward-looking and dedicated team of property professionals headquartered in Scotland and operating from the UK’s commercial hubs. We have an ambitious plan for growth in our business.

We were established in 1959 and have developed a well-deserved reputation for quality, creativity and enjoyable dedication to our client’s outcomes.

We are currently recruiting for a Building Surveyor either nearing the end of their APC, or MRICS and will be considering applicants across experienced Graduate, Surveyor and Senior Surveyor level to join our leading and well established Project and Building Consultancy team. This position is Edinburgh or Glasgow based and we are open to discussion on a flexible working arrangement.

This is an exciting opportunity to work within a high quality and successful market facing team and help to manage our instructions and ensuring excellent outcomes for our clients. Applicants must be degree qualified and hold or be nearing MRICS for Surveyor level.  

The role is ideally suited to someone with an ability to work on their own initiative, within a team environment and who will possess excellent IT and communication skills, along with a valid driving licence. Project and Building Consultancy is a substantial part of the Ryden business and the opportunity for the successful candidates to work as part of multi-disciplinary teams within Ryden, will also be a key feature of the role.

Building Surveyor Position Overview & Requirements

  • Ensure clients expectations are delivered 
  • Assist the Associates and Partners in servicing internal and external based clients
  • Handle tasks delegated to maintain and improve professional standards
  • Involvement of all aspects of commercial building surveying work from, dilapidations, design and contract administration, defect analysis, technical due diligence and all forms of building surveys.
  • Willing to listen to guidance and instructions
  • Preparation of AutoCAD drawings
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written whilst contributing to our existing team
  • Ability to work under pressure alongside and reporting to Partners / Associate Partners/Senior Surveyors, and be a positive contributor to fun and invigorating workplace and business 

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