Job Details - Principal Estates Officer

Principal Estates Officer

Ref: HRA2516/7144

Salary: £35,934 - £40,760 per annum (Grade 10 SCP 33 to SCP 38)
Closing Date: 12:00, 16 September 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a permanent post within the Strategic Property and Valuation Team for an RICS Chartered Surveyor with a General Practice background and who ideally has experience of working within the public sector. Preferably, the successful candidate will also be an RICS Registered Valuer.

Working under the Principal Estates Manager, the successful candidate will be part of small team of property professionals and expected to provide professional Estate Management and Valuation advice whilst also assisting the Council with the management of its substantial and varied land and property portfolio.

The successful candidate will be expected to undertake rating and insurance valuations, together with statutory and asset valuations for capital accounting purposes. They will also be expected to undertake valuations and financial appraisals on behalf of the Council’s other directorates as well as providing valuation advice as part of a multi-disciplinary team on appropriate development/redevelopment projects.

The successful candidate will act on behalf of the Council when negotiating and implementing various property transactions, including: lease agreements, lease renewals, rent reviews, acquisitions and disposals.

The successful candidate will be expected to assist in the development of the Council’s Corporate Asset Management Plan and Accommodation Strategy, together the preparation of reports for the Council’s Regeneration and Sustainable Development Cabinet Board.

This post is subject to a Standard DBS Disclosure.

For an informal discussion, please contact David Phillips on 01639 686687 or e-mail

You may apply online, download an application pack or contact the HR Recruitment Team by e-mail at or by telephone (01639) 686837 quoting the post title and reference number.

Welsh: Not Required

If you wish to conduct this process in Welsh, please contact the Employment Support Team on

Hours:37 PER WEEK
Location:THE QUAYS