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Chartered Building Surveyor


We are currently seeking a Chartered Building Surveyor to lead the Building Surveying department for a multi-discipline practice for the Munster region.

Based out of Cork the successful applicant will lead and act as client point of contact for all Building Consultancy activities in Munster with support as and when requires from other divisional and regional managers.

This is a new role, but there is an already an established client base, being successfully managed from other locations but the goal is to grow the business based on the existing client base and develop further Building Consultancy streams locally.


As an organisation our client have an impressive and growing portfolio of clients across sectors, public and private and have undergone a period of considerable growth over the past number of years.


Qualified as a chartered building surveyor ideally with at least 5 years’ post qualification experience working in either a building surveying firm, architectural firm or company providing building surveying services.



Job Description

The successful candidate will be involved in all areas of professional work including:

  • Project Management of new build and fit out projects
  • Building Surveys, Reinstatement Valuations, Dilapidation’s.
  • Building surveys for Investment or lease purposes.
  • Development and Project Monitoring role for investors, occupiers and institutions
  • Planning Applications, Fire Safety Certificate Applications.
  • Design and Contract Administration, Project Management, etc.

The person will be capable of working under the minimum of supervision with the support of a multi-discipline team.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates who feel they have the competencies, qualifications and experience necessary to meet the requirements for this position.

You will be required to demonstrate the ability to work in a collaborative environment, be a client facing professional and have the ability and skills to develop and nurture long term client relationships.


This is a client facing role and the ability to develop and grow client relationships is required. You will need strong written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to present to clients and design teams.

Apply to john@elysearch.com

Elysearch & Placement are an Executive Search & Recruitment Consultancy offering permanent staff and contract solutions to clients across the Engineering, Real Estate & Corporate Finance sectors. We currently have active requirements across the island of Ireland and Greater London area. Our experienced consultants all have specific industry expertise enabling us to recruit and match the right people to our clients’ vacancies. The majority of our current live jobs can be seen on the Elysearch & Placement website.


Job Type: Permanent

Required education: Bachelor's

Required experience: Building Surveying: 5 years