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Principal Commercial Surveyor

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£61,929- £65,367 per annum
The Magistrates Building, Town Hall Complex, Forest Road, E17 4JF
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
18/07/2019 at 23:55 PM
Vacancy Description

Working in Property team, part of the Economic Growth and Housing Delivery Directorate The Principle Commercial Surveyor, reporting to the Director Commercial Estate & Investment will be responsible for providing property based advice on Regeneration led project to ensure the delivery of strategic property projects comprising the appraisal and delivery of direct residential and mixed-use developments, joint ventures and refurbishment opportunities, as well as the ability to negotiate terms for the structure and restructure of development agreements

Key Challenges

Working with Senior managers, directors, members and equivalent level external contacts, key stakeholder’s partners and providers, to identify generate and co-ordinate original ideas and develop council and partnership wide schemes.

To provide expert advice, guidance and support on highly complex and sensitive project issues.

Build and sustain effective relationships with all internal and external stakeholders. Work in partnership with internal and external contacts to develop and maintain joint working and promote the Council position. 

You will bring significant practical experience expert knowledge required to resolve highly complex issues and proactively anticipate and mitigate problems. design and develop innovative solutions which enhance the quality and efficiency of services and reputation of the council.


Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
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