Scottish Water

Estates Surveyor

Together Scottish Water are Trusted to Serve Scotland.

A great opportunity has arisen in Scottish Water Commercial Land Management team for an enthusiastic and commercially-aware Estates Surveyor to assist with the progression of Scottish Water property disposals programme and the delivery of property management services for an asset portfolio covering the whole of Scotland.

The Commercial Land Management team’s key aim is to support the Scottish Water Strategic Plan for 2021-27 and its Strategic Ambitions of Great Value & Financial Sustainability, Beyond Net Zero and Service Excellence through proactive management of its property asset base.

The role will be a combination of working alongside the existing team as well as providing opportunities to show initiative in dealing with specific cases and enquiries relating to all aspects of Property management & disposals, responding to customer enquiries; preparing sites for planning applications and sale; leases and rent reviews, rating & rates appeals; and enabling renewables projects.

You’ll be RICS qualified, an enthusiastic team player and someone who genuinely understands what outstanding customer service is all about. You’ll also have really good numeracy and digital skills and hold a full current UK driving licence.

A proven track record in property transactions and asset management – especially disposals, rating, and landlord and tenant matters – is preferable while you’ll be able demonstrate that you have initiative, the skills to work collaboratively across diverse teams, an ability to prioritise your own workload and an appetite for new learning.

Reporting to the Land & Property Development Manager and based at Scottish Water Fairmilehead office in Edinburgh, this position offers excellent opportunities to gain an in-depth understanding of property consultancy work in the commercial and rural sectors in a dynamic and results-driven working environment with one of the UK’s leading utilities.

What you'll get

The salary range for this position is £35,384 - £47,924 depending on experience.

You can also expect

  • 38 days of holiday per year (including public holidays) with the option to buy 5 more
  • Eligibility to join the defined benefit, contributory pension scheme
  • Annual company bonus
  • Life assurance scheme
  • Paid time off for communityvolunteering
  • Access to 'SW Splash', saving you money on holidays, bills and shopping
  • Excellent family friendly policies around Adoption, Maternity, Parental Leave, and Flexible Working

Closing date for applications is Friday 2nd June 2023.

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Contract: Full Time
Salary: £35,384 - £47,924 Per year
Region: Scotland
Location: Edinburgh EH10 6XH
Closing date: June/2/2023
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