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Surveyor, Valuation and Advisory

Date: 28-Jul-2019

Location: London, GB, W1U 8AN

Company: Knight Frank


Knight Frank is the leading independent property consultancy in the UK offering agency and professional advice across Commercial, Residential and Rural sectors. Established in 1896, Knight Frank now comprises a global network of over 500 offices.

Our Commercial Valuation & Advisory division based in our Baker Street Head Office, are looking to recruit a Surveyor to support the Commercial Valuations team. In this role you will be responsible for the valuation of commercial properties and your duties will extend to support business generation and fee income. You will be responsible for client care and be expected to attend events to promote the department/firm amongst clients and professional organisations. You will be preparing reports and responding quickly to client enquiries, whilst at all times upholding the professional image of Knight Frank. You will be working to support various professional standards which will include acquiring and building a sound knowledge of property markets and legal case law. You will consistently be required to track property press and the national press with a view to building up a wide perspective of the property market and related activities. You will be adhering to deadlines and make good use of office records and procedures.

The role will require you to respect confidentiality of sensitive information and to abide by the principle of continuing professional development as required by the RICS. Within the role you will be liaising with members of other departments and gaining an understanding of individuals and their markets both for the purpose of obtaining information in support of valuations, whilst looking for opportunities for cross selling the business.

The successful candidate will be MRICS qualified. Your career experience should extend to broad UK property knowledge and secured lending valuations experience as well as being registered under the RICS Valuer Registration Scheme. The ideal candidate will have the capacity for accuracy, attention to detail and own an orderly approach to work and numeracy. You will have the ability to confidently communicate facts clearly in person and in writing - producing reports. You will need to be highly computer literate and competent using Microsoft Word, Excel and ideally experience with Argus Valuation and Developer.