Senior Building Surveyor -Technical Due Diligence




Madrid, Spain



Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 28,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate more than €3 billion in revenues. We support UN-Habitat with knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world.


Job description

This position will suit a highly motivated Building Surveyor looking to further their career within the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets; joining a successful team of building consultants with exceptional Multinational clients


The successful candidate will have the ability and ambition to promote the business and play an important leading role in the team.

·         Managing Transactional Services (team) and supporting engineers / specialists from other Buildings Business Line who execute a very large number of short-medium-long term intense projects (mainly TDD, Bank Monitoring, Project Monitoring, and Corporate Fit-outs)

·         Working with Clients and managing their expectations and requirements

·         Project acquisition and nurturing Client relationships (ability to take a brief, preparing fee proposals, agreement on scope of works) and lead the delivery

·         Supervision over execution of projects

·         Internal final quality assurance

·         Take part and coordinate projects on CEE and European level

·         Supporting Client in their (asset acquisition/disposal) negotiations and resolving building / snagging works



·         Strong technical education in buildings construction, repair, maintenance (knowledge of MEP – an advantage)

·         Client facing, well-organized, self-motivated and able to work on their own as well as working within a team and lead it.

·         MRICS (or equivalent) will be an asset

·         Preferably Building Surveyor or similar skill-set

·         Professionally Fluent in both Spanish and English

·         At least 5 years of professional experience in TDD & building surveying (10 years is preferable)

·         Good market knowledge/awareness

·         Broker/Investment agency or other commercial experience may be an advantage

·         Commercial acumen, sense and skill

·         Agile, readiness and quickly adapts to changing conditions and requirements (esp. market, Client)

·         Copes with very intense communication (emails, phone calls etc.) and pressure that comes out of it

·         Very high communication skill both verbal and written

·         Talks to the point and draws smart conclusions

·         A working permit to work in Spain

·         A relevant network in Spain



What do we offer?


We offer a dynamic challenging job with international focus in a pleasant working climate, attention to education and a competitive remuneration package reflecting the seniority of the role. You will have a great deal of responsibility with endless opportunity for impact and freedom for initiatives. Given the international spread of the business a certain level of flexibility in working hours is important.


Information/ Application

Inaki Cearra (HR Manager)


Tel: +34 917 660 033


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Iñaki Cearra

HR - Legal Department +34 91 766 00 33