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Title:  Property Delivery Surveyor


Swindon, South West, GB, SN5 7BD

Department:  Assets
Operation:  Sanctuary Property Services
Requisition Number:  190543


Sanctuary provide in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary organisations.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.


Property Delivery Surveyor


Papermakers House – Swindon


£33,395 per year


35 hours per week


We are currently seeking an experienced Property Delivery Surveyor with a successful track record working within the Housing sector. This position sits within the Asset department, who are responsible for delivering high quality and cost-effective strategies to manage Sanctuary’s property portfolio. They advise on reinvestment programmes, stock condition surveys, and provide specialist surveyor input on a range of other matters to ensure that properties are maintained and retain their value. This is a great opportunity for a building graduate looking to progress their career within the housing sector and gain vital experience to grow as a professional.


The role of Property Delivery Surveyor will include:

  • Undertaking stock condition surveys in line with organisational policies and procedures to ensure regulatory compliance and contract performance
  • Helping to identify required asset improvements in line with business plans, ensuring that strategies and plans are developed and high quality services are delivered
  • Managing cyclical and capital work projects in line with legislation and making appropriate recommendations
  • Overseeing the delivery of mixed tenure work programmes in accordance with the organisation’s financial policies and procedures
  • Managing disrepair and environmental health cases which will enable you to suggest appropriate remedies and strategies to address any building relating issues


Skills and experiences:

  • A building related degree/professional qualification or ability to demonstrate equivalent experience
  • Successful track record of delivering building surveying services, and management of substantial work programmes in a similar environment
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Decent Homes, HHSRS, CDM, DDA and Asbestos and Fire regulations
  • Working knowledge of building regulations, legislation and current practices is essential
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft packages, including advanced Excel, Assets lifecycle software, SAP and Visio is desirable
  • Travel is a requirement of the role, therefore a full valid driving licence is essential


Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, where your wellbeing is of genuine importance, we have developed an attractive employment package. The package recognises your contribution, supports your physical, mental and financial health and gives you the flexibility to tailor your employee benefits by offering:

  • 25 days annual leave (rising to a maximum of 30 days) plus public holidays
  • A pension scheme with matching employer contributions from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Advice Service including counselling
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Voluntary health plans  
  • Employee discounts
  • Wellbeing support and tools
  • Employee recognition schemes
  • Role salary is £30,765 with an additional policy allowance of £2,630 per annum


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Closing Date: 11 August 2022


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


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Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
A basic Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

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