Current Vacancies

Senior Building Surveyor

Manchester, United Kingdom

  • Job number: 08557
  • Job field: Building Surveying
  • Job posted: 02/12/20
  • Job close date: 26/02/21
  • Job schedule: Full-time

The opportunity

The senior building surveyor required to support in the delivery and management of an expanding team in the Manchester region. You should be experienced in providing both professional and project delivery building surveying services working across a good breadth of sectors.

Our service offering tends to focus on national programmes of work involving significant size and scale. The offering includes:



  • Programmes of survey instructions that include condition, dilapidations, investment due diligence and defect surveys.
  • Programmes of refurbishment and maintenance project delivery or management and contract administration commissions.
  • Specialist services to include party wall and bank/fund monitoring.



Due to a healthy portfolio of existing clients, combined with a significant increase in newly secured work, the team based out of Manchester has decided to increase its headcount. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small, experienced building surveying team that has no glass ceiling and can provide you with a solid platform to develop your career at the pace you want it to.

Your responsibilities will include:



  • Preparing feasibility studies and recommendations.
  • Providing effective stakeholder engagement and briefing.
  • Scoping, estimating and presenting reports.
  • Undertaking surveys, design and specification services.
  • Respecting and delivering services in accordance with best practice (and all legislation) in relation to asbestos, health and safety and etc.
  • Managing a timely and effective post contract administration and final account agreement.
  • Taking personal responsibility for service delivery.
  • Interfacing with the client and other consultants, at all project stages.
  • Working with associate directors and directors to construct bids for new work.
  • Ensuring that key information and learning generated from each commission is input into the sense internal database.

About you

You have a degree in building surveying or equivalent and a member of the relevant institute such as RICS would be beneficial. You have knowledge and competency in building surveying. You are comfortable building lasting client relationships and providing some support to the team. You will ideally have building surveying experience in a consultancy environment.

Rewards and recognition

With Mace, you will deepen your knowledge and skills, work with inspiring colleagues, influential clients and get to see the world.

We invest in our people and provide a strong benefits package including private medical insurance allowance and health and wellbeing commitment that includes 2 volunteer days a year.

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company that has delivered world class projects since 1990. Today we employ over 6,000 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East and North Africa, Americas, Central Asia, India, Asia Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa.

Four simple values guide our behaviour in our pursuit of a better way; Safety first - going home safe and well, Client focus - deliver on our promise, Create opportunity - for our people to excel, Integrity - always doing the right thing. We aim to attract the best and brightest people, whatever their background, to bring new perspectives to some of the most complex and inspiring projects around the world.

“Mace is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our people to excel.”

  • Job number: 08557
  • Job field: Building Surveying
  • Job posted: 02/12/20
  • Job close date: 26/02/21
  • Job schedule: Full-time

About us

Mace is an international consultancy and construction company, founded and built on exceptional people, a commitment to service excellence and an entrepreneurial spirit.

We develop, consult, construct and operate some of the world’s most inspiring buildings and infrastructure programmes, and our people have built a reputation for delivering projects that seem impossible – challenging convention, innovating, and proudly moving our industry forward.

Today, we remain a privately owned business that has grown organically. We now employ over 6,300 people across five global hubs in Europe, Middle East, Africa, the Americas and Asia Pacific.

With an incredible breadth of opportunity across our global business, we attract the very best and support everyone to unleash their potential.

Our people are what makes Mace the business it is today – they are our strength. We actively encourage equality, diversity and inclusion in every market, sector and geography we work in - fully appreciating the benefits of a culture that embraces new ideas, encourages everyone to have a voice and celebrates differing beliefs and views. People at Mace are appreciated for their individualities and are encouraged to be themselves, every day and with everyone they work with.

Wherever you are on your career journey, Mace is the place to bring ambitions alive.

We will welcome your application irrespective of background, culture and disability. Should you need to discuss any reasonable adjustments or require guidance about our recruitment process, please contact to speak to a member of our team.


We are committed to health and safety, innovation and service excellence, being a responsible business and supporting the communities in which we work. Find out more.

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