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Date: 12-Nov-2022

Location: Bristol, GB, BS8 1PB

Company: Knight Frank

Reference No 25282 
Job Title Surveyor 
Type Permanent 
Salary Range Competitive
Division Commercial 
Sub Division UK Cities 
Department Bristol Commercial (10000074) 
Location Bristol - Commercial 


Working closely with Knight Franks wider residential and commercial colleagues, the team works on a wide range of instructions from large to small across the South West, South Coast and South Wales. This includes valuation and consultancy work in relation to development sites, valuation of residential blocks and both local and national portfolios.


Valuations are undertaken for a range of clients including banks, public sector, developers, investors, land owners and affordable housing providers.


Given the scope of work and geography, and that you would be working with market leading wider residential agency and development teams, the role therefore presents a huge opportunity to grow current workstreams. The structure of the team also provides opportunities for fast career progression.




Valuation & Advisory 


  • Working as part of a team to service residential valuation and advisory workstreams.
  • The role offers the opportunity to focus on the residential sector and provide valuations for different purposes across a range of price points.
  • Responsibility for the valuation of residential developments and investments - to include provision of residual appraisals, GDV’s and investment valuations.
  • Preparing and issuing reports to advise on value – including valuations for development finance, financial reporting, acquisition and viability.
  • The role will require competence in various valuation methods including residual and investment. It will require excellent report writing skills.
  • Working with the wider Knight Frank network across Residential And Commercial teams.
  • Prepare and manage fee quotes, and client updates.



Professional experience and personal skills profile


Qualifications/Education Required

  • Registered Valuer (ideally)

 Career Experience

  • Valuation experience including writing valuation reports and working as part of a team.
  • Qualified MRICS surveyor


Particular Aptitudes/Skills Required

  • Analytical approach with attention to detail and a good work ethic.
  • Able to work under pressure and deliver high quality work.
  • Strong communication skills – written and verbal are essential.
  • Willingness and flexibility to work as part of a team.
  • Proficient with Argus Developer, Excel and Word.
  • Interest in the residential sector.
  • Knowledge and understanding of real estate market.
  • Proactive approach to business generation.
  • Ability to build relationships with colleagues throughout Knight Frank.
  • A professional and helpful manner and a genuine interest in property.
  • Ability to assess, understand and explain drivers of value.


Professional Standards

  • Need to respect the confidentiality of sensitive information and abide by the principle of continuing professional development as required by the RICS and Knight Frank.
  • Acquire and build a sound awareness of the sector.
  • Take a close interest in the property press with a view to building up a wide perspective of the property market and related activities.
  • Maintain orderly records.
  • Fully understand office procedures and be able to make good use of all the available information.#LI-ET1
  • You will be adhering to deadlines and making good use of office records and procedures.





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