Senior Surveyor (Property)

Bicester / Cirencester

Job Type

Full Time / Permanent


U&I Surveying

Dalcour Maclaren is recruiting a Senior Surveyor across our busy Property Team.


Providing a significant contribution to the management of a client team as a client manager and be qualified in the delivery of specialist advice and services to utilities and infrastructure clients, managing operations, schemes or client estates to a consistently high standard with a view to meeting and exceeding organisational and client objectives.


What will I be doing as the Senior Surveyor?

  • Providing a significant contribution in delivering land and property advice and services to and on behalf of utilities and infrastructure clients.

  • Managing a range of tasks and/or schemes to a consistently high standard, and to manage the allocation and completion of projects across the client team(s). Using initiative and a proactive approach to ensure client and company business plan objectives are met, taking pride and ownership in the quality of work delivered.

  • Developing strong working relationships with senior client personnel and internal and external stakeholders including contractors, consultants, land owners and occupiers, holding challenging conversations, successfully managing expectations and discussing feedback to improve the level of service provided.

  • Maintaining up to date record keeping on all projects and tasks you are working on including meeting notes, comprehensive file updates and records of activities to monitor and review progress, manage billing and provide key client updates.

  • Monitor and support the development of more junior members of staff, sharing own experience to support the development of people in the wider organisation whilst maintaining and improving your knowledge and skills through specialist CPD.

  • Excellent line management skills, where applicable, provide constructive line management to line reports, engaging in regular progress review and feedback meetings, delegating tasks effectively and showing genuine interest in their welfare and development.

  • Actively participate and support company initiatives, events and social activities, promoting DM’s values and always engendering a positive attitude within the workplace.

  • Complete work in compliance with relevant legal, regulatory and organisational policies and requirements.

You will be perfect for this role if you…

  • Are mRICS/AssocRICS qualified or are qualified by experience.

  • Have a full UK driving licence

  • Have experience or interest in working within the Utilities and Infrastructure Sector

  • Are experienced in leading a team or projects

  • A team player with a can-do attitude

  • Good knowledge of reporting systems and Microsoft suites


What’s in it for you?

In addition to the competitive salary & pension, we offer:

  • Annual bonus scheme

  • Vital Health Membership (Benefits include: access to discounted insurances, gym & fitness discounts, travel and wellness benefits)

  • 25 days annual holiday plus one day to celebrate your birthday

  • Access to the DM Academy to support your continuing professional growth

  • The Flexible Advantage Policy – allowing you to strike that all-important work/life balance

  • Regular One Team events calendar building our team and celebrating our achievements

  • Time for you to give back to our communities and raise money for good causes

  • Cycle to work scheme

What our employees say:

“Utilities and Infrastructure is a great industry to work in, and there are so many progression opportunities at DM.”

“At DM, you will find a challenging role with all the support you need to make the most of the opportunities you will be presented with.”

A note from our Director:

“When it comes to delivering 2022, our appetite for success is no less ambitious. Our philosophy of being One Team reaches every part of the organisation. In short, we work hard to ensure everyone is included, knows where they fit in and how they contribute to our success.”

If this sounds like the role for you, then apply today! Dalcour Maclaren and you – your future delivered.

Dalcour Maclaren is committed to equal opportunities for all.

Dalcour Maclaren considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation List. Therefore, Dalcour Maclaren will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.