Building Surveyor with Insurance background

Building Surveyor - London

Ref: 1975Tuesday 9 January 2024

Contributory pension, 25 days annual leave, life assurance and additional lifestyle benefits

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If you are located South of the M4 with relevant insurance industry experience please get in touch. 

I have partnered with a Consultancy who are recruiting for a number of Surveyors to support Loss Adjusters across a mixed portfolio of commercial, major and complex material damage, liability and business interruption claims. 

Key Responsibilities

  • To handle a mixed portfolio of specialist building claims and provide technical support to Adjusters.
  • To provide technical advice and guidance on commercial building losses (Material Damage, Liability and Complex & Major Loss).
  • Undertaking initial investigation, and projecting building re-instatement costs to enable reserves to be set.
  • Provide technical reports to adjusters on building defects and policy cover.
  • Manage own portfolio of specialist claims including subsidence and building warranty work.
  • Communicating regularly with all interested parties, calculating and approving interim payments, preparing interim reports and other communication.
  • Calculating and agreeing settlement of claims and preparing specialist aspects of reports or final reports

About you

  • Educated to degree level, ideally BSc Hons in Building Surveying
  • Preferably MRICS or MCIOB level but extensive experience in the field will be considered
  • Strong surveying experience gained through working in the insurance / loss adjusting sector
  • Experience of working for a variety of insurance and / or loss adjusting practices in similar technical roles.
  • Experience of handling a variety of subsidence, fire, flood, impact damage and other large building claims
  • Ability to demonstrate an attention to detail and proactively analyse and resolve complex issues.
  • Ability to work as an individual and lead a team of professionals
  • Handle and co-ordinate complaints and compliments
  • Achievement of own performance targets
  • Competent use of technology


  • A competitive base salary based on your level of experience & qualifications
  • Contributory Company Pension
  • Life assurance 
  • 25 days holiday with purchase/buy back scheme
  • Employee assistance program 
  • Various discounts on lifestyle benefits, such as retail and homewares, via our ‘perks at work’ scheme
  • An inclusive and people centric place to work, a comfortable and professional working environment and plenty of support to develop your career.

Please apply for further detail. Your CV will never be shared without your permission so apply with confidence.

You will be contacted by Toni Dukes, Senior Consultant

t: 07384 704 575



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