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Simon Acres Recruitment are seeking a Surveyor who can transform disused spaces into vibrant communities in the London area. This role will incorporate pioneering flexible workspace to the most inspiring creative businesses in the UK, including designers, architects, artists and music producers. 
Location: Head office in Hackney, with regular visits to our other London sites as necessary and occasional visits to other sites. 

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum



  • Appraising existing buildings - carrying out measured and condition surveys, reviews of Planning status, Building Regulations compliance, assessment of building records such as fire strategies and asbestos reports etc
  • Producing general arrangement and scheme design drawings under the guidance of the design team
  • Producing technical documents including specifications and drawings for Building Regs, tender and construction purposes
  • Compiling and managing Planning submissions under the guidance of the design team
  • Compiling and managing Building Regulations submissions
  • Liaising with external consultants on larger projects: Surveyors, Architects, Structural Engineers, Mechanical and Electrical Engineers etc
  • Managing small direct-works projects to alter existing buildings using direct labour and subcontractors to agreed programmes and budgets
  • Build a network of subcontractors, direct labour and suppliers
  • Assist with the inventive selection and procurement of materials, fixtures, furnishings and equipment


Key skills:

  • Essential

  • Qualified Surveyor
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role
  • Ability to manage budgets
  • Site experience of managing direct labour and subcontractors
  • Technical knowledge of construction and regulations
  • Great at communication and integration with a team; able to work under your own initiative.
  • Preferred:

  • Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors


  • Simply Health full medical care package 
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • 23 days holiday + 1 for every year at the company up to a max of 3
  • On-site discounts 
  • Team outings and events 
  • National Art Pass
27 June 2022
Up to £55,000