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Surveyor Assistant



dartford, uk
Posted on Friday, November 10, 2023

Job Category:

Property Surveying

Pay Grade Range:

£18,360.00 - £42,840.00

Disclaimer: The base salary range represents the low and high end of Altus Group’s “Pay Grade Range” for this position in the primary work location. Actual hiring salaries will vary depending on factors including but not limited to work experience, and geographic market data for the role. The Pay Grade Range listed above does not reflect Altus Group’s total compensation for employees. Other rewards may include an annual bonus, flexible work arrangements, and region-specific benefits.

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If you’re looking to advance your career in data analytics, expertise, and technology for the rapidly growing global CRE market, there’s no better place than Altus Group. At Altus, our work is purposeful. Every day, our employees drive impact, innovate, and shape the global commercial real estate (CRE) and PropTech industry.

Our people-centric culture empowers you to deliver in a high trust, high performance culture, surrounded by an inclusive team that’s collaborating to modernize our industry. We invest in our people with training and growth opportunities designed to propel you further in your career while providing a flexible and progressive workplace that reflects our values and teams.

Altus Group have recently opened an exciting opportunity for 2 Surveyor Assistants to join our successful surveying team in Dartford. This office provides a great experience and exposure in one of the most experienced rating teams at Altus Group. The Dartford office covers a large geographical patch around Kent and South East London where you will gain vast experience inspecting a variation of commercial property. This includes offices, retail units, large distribution warehouses, small industrial units, car showrooms, hotels, golf courses and many more. Reporting into the Vice President, the primary role is to provide support to qualified Surveyors in the day to day operations of the business, building your knowledge and experience with the view of carrying out the role independently upon completion of the training period. As an entry level role previous related experience isn't required and full training support will be provided by experienced and qualified surveyors who will aid your development and learning during your training.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspection and measuring client properties

  • Drafting floor plans

  • Managing client cases

  • Assisting surveyors in collation of evidence

  • Prepare the assessment report; report, analyze, investigate and gather evidence for business rates assessment appeals

  • Formulating appeals

  • Keeping company records and databases updated

  • Communicate with clients, both written and verbally

  • Deliver excellent service to clients ensuring a strong and positive working relationship, effectively dealing with any issues or queries

  • Achieve your team KPIs, whilst contributing to the overall success of the wider team and Altus

Key Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 A levels (or equivalent)

  • Minimum of 5 GCSEs grades A-C (or equivalent)

  • Strong mathematical skills

  • Full driving license, with access to own car - essential

  • A good knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including; PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook and internet applications

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be a team player

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • The ability to develop and maintain professional relationships

  • High attention to detail

  • Excellent time management

What Altus Group offers:

  • Rewarding performance: We are pleased to be able to provide employees competitive compensation, incentive and bonus plans, and a total rewards package that prioritizes their mental, physical and overall financial health.
  • Growth and development: As a destination for top industry talent, we’re investing in you to meet the evolving needs of our clients and deliver on your professional goals. Our Altus Intelligence Academy offers over 150,000 hours of learning materials catering to diverse stages of an employee’s career journey.
  • Flexible work model: We’re modernizing our employee programs to reflect the new world of work. Our Activity-Based Work model provides you with flexibility to align your work location to the work being performed - office for connecting and collaborating, and remote for focused work.

Altus Group is committed to fostering an inclusive work environment where all clients and employees feel welcomed, accepted and valued. We provide an atmosphere free from barriers to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion, and encourage equal opportunities for all employees. We’re seeking candidates with diverse experiences and provide accessible candidate experiences throughout the selection process. If you need accommodation, +1 888 692 7487.

We appreciate all applicants who take the time to apply to Altus Group. Please note that only those who are selected to move forward in the process will be contacted. Thank you.