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Property Estates & Valuation Surveyor X2
  • Employer: Reading Borough Council
  • Reference: DEN0243
  • Published: Thu 06/02/2020, 11:59 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 24/02/2020, 11:59 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £35,934 to £53,409 PA - Career Graded
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire

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Property Estates & Valuation Surveyor X2

You will be joining a busy, friendly team undertaking a range of corporate property management functions, commercial and residential property valuations investment purchases and property disposals to efficiently manage the Council’s property portfolio


About the roles

  • You will support the Team Leader in carrying out valuations for statutory and non-statutory purposes including asset valuations, insurance valuations, and right to buys.
  • Assist in negotiating terms and managing all aspects of disposal and acquisition of land /buildings for financial or regeneration/development purposes.
  • Undertake day to day management of the corporate estate and complete a wide range of Landlord & Tenant work including lettings, reviews, renewals, dilapidations/repairs.


About you

Essential experience required for this role:


  • Chartered Surveyor or equivalent with post qualification experience.
  • Experience of dealing with a broad spectrum of different property types, including commercial, residential and community property valuations.


  • Some experience of asset management work within a Local Authority portfolio and/or the private sector.


Our offer

We offer a supportive environment to grow and develop your career with the opportunity to put your ideas across. Innovation and ambition is strongly encouraged, and you’ll get a great feel for that working in our friendly and collaborative environment.


A competitive salary alongside a range of benefits including:


  • 24 days holiday each year plus bank holidays - rising to 32 days after 10 years' service, with the option to buy additional leave
  • A wide range of flexible working opportunities 
  • Modern working environment at the Civic Offices in the heart of Reading
  • Access to a range of training and learning opportunities to help you develop
  • Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)
  • Life Assurance - three times your annual salary (for members of the LGPS)
  • On-site day nursery (Kennet Day nursery) rated outstanding by Ofsted, and a salary sacrifice scheme to help lower the cost of your nursery fees
  • Season Ticket Loan - a loan to help with the cost of your rail or bus journey, to and from work
  • Lease car salary sacrifice scheme allowing you to lease a brand new, greener car for three years.  The monthly fee includes insurance, servicing and road tax
  • Salary sacrifice scheme for Additional Voluntary Contributions (AVCs) to help you save for your retirement
  • 'Your Reading Passport' scheme - competitive rates for local gyms


For more information on this position please contact

Closing Date: 24th February 2020

Interview Date: week commencing 2nd March 2020


Please note that these dates are indicative at this stage and may be subject to change




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