Surveyor/ Senior Surveyor/ Assistant Director, Real Estate Development Advisory Consultancy Job - Compulsory Purchase Association

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Deloitte Surveyor/Senior Surveyor/Assistant Director & Real Estate Development Advisory Consultancy
London, Birmingham or Manchester

The Opportunity
This is your opportunity to join Deloitte Real Estate team. We’re the real estate advisory practice of Deloitte LLP, one of the world’s leading providers of professional services. Together we’ve established a new benchmark in how real estate advisory services are delivered, with an unparalleled capability to provide innovative cross service solutions to the most complex property challenges. We provide consultative services, as well as a variety of specialist advice, to a wide range of private and public sector clients across the UK and abroad. We can help clients with everything from preparing planning applications to managing commercial real estate.
Deloitte Real Estate currently provides comprehensive property consultancy and advisory services, working seamlessly with specialist teams in areas of assurance and advisory, tax, corporate finance and consulting, to deliver fully integrated expert solutions on a national and global basis. Working here will give you the chance to gain experience on a truly diverse range of property types – so expect some interesting inspections, valuations and negotiations. The calibre of clients is exceptionally high and you’ll have the opportunity to develop across different areas as your experience grows. There is a comprehensive suite of learning and development opportunities.

Role description
We are currently looking for talented people to join our Compulsory Purchase Advisory team.
Our Compulsory Purchase Advisory team is recognised as being one of the country’s most experienced advisors on land assembly, compulsory purchase and compensation matters. The team has extensive experience advising acquiring authorities, developers and claimants involved in regeneration, transport and energy schemes requiring land assembly.  The team is based in our Head Office in London and works closely with our wider Planning & Development team to provide a full range of land acquisition, compulsory purchase and pre-development consultancy advice. Operating throughout the UK and advising on large, high profile projects such as the London 2012 Olympics, CrossRail, HS2 and major central area schemes in Belfast, Croydon, Southampton, Coventry and Preston we have a strong client base and are growing as a result of the exciting opportunities from wider Deloitte business.

You Could be based in our offices in London, Birmingham or Manchester, however travel to projects across the UK may be required.

This is a full time and permanent role. We do encourage careful consideration of agile ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. If this opportunity is interesting as a permanent role with a degree of flexibility please do discuss with us.

  • Developing relationships with our clients
  • Preparing estimates of compensation and cash flow modelling
  • Negotiating claims for compensation
  • Assisting in the preparation of evidence for third party referrals
  • Providing procedural advice to acquiring authorities and developers
  • Providing advice to Local Authorities on delivery of major regeneration schemes
  • Working effectively in diverse teams within an inclusive team culture where people are recognised for their contribution

To be considered you’ll need the following:
  • Relevant compulsory purchase experience and direct client contact experience
  • MRICS qualified (or equivalent) preferred with a degree and/or a relevant post graduate qualification
  • Able to act independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Proficient user of Excel, Argus
We take personal development seriously, offering a wide range of learning and development opportunities within a highly supportive and nurturing environment. Our appraisal process is structured, transparent and interactive - you'll receive continuous training and ongoing supportive feedback to achieve the goals that you set yourself. Be part of an environment where excellent client service, creativity, contribution and ambition are rewarded.

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The Financial Advisory practice at Deloitte advises clients ranging from multi-national corporates to private equity, owner managed businesses, creditors, shareholders and governments. We offer expertise in Restructuring, Advisory Corporate Finance, Raising Capital, Forensic, Real Estate Advisory and Transactions as well as a number of specialist services.
We work with our clients at the heart of major and often high profile transactions including mergers and acquisitions, disposals and Initial Public Offerings. We also provide expert advisory and due diligence services, fraud prevention and detection, and rescuing, supporting and improving underperforming businesses. Highly-regarded commercial real estate consultancy services complement our financial capabilities.
Financial Advisory is a fast-paced and challenging environment with both UK and international exposure. We value people who enjoy finding solutions to problems, are comfortable dealing with complexity, have strong business acumen, and can talk to a wide range of people with tact and diplomacy. In return, we offer a career path that’s rich in variety and allows you to gain insight into many different industry sectors.

About Deloitte

Our Purpose & Strategy
To make an impact that matters for our clients, our people and society - defines who we are and what we stand for. Our purpose provides the foundation for our strategy and our aspiration to be the undisputed leader in professional services: this is not about size, it's about being the first choice. The first choice for the largest and most influential clients, and the first choice for the best talent.

How will this role make an impact that matters with Deloitte?
As a Surveyor/Senior Surveyor/ Assistant Director in Compulsory Purchase Advisory you will work closely with senior client stakeholders, assisting them in making informed decisions regarding land assembly, compulsory purchase and compensation matters.  You will build trusted adviser relationships with clients and colleagues in the UK and globally. You will play an important part in understanding the challenges our clients face and design and deliver solutions that address them.  

What do we do?
Deloitte offers Global integrated professional services that include Audit & Assurance, Risk Advisory, Tax, Consulting and Financial Advisory. Our approach combines intellectual leadership, industrial expertise, insight, consulting & problem solving capabilities, technology revolutions and innovation from multiple disciplines to help our clients excel anywhere in the world.

What do we value?                  
At Deloitte we foster a collaborative culture where talented individuals can produce their best work. We value innovative thinking, diverse insights and a genuinely distinctive level of customer service.  We value difference, with respect at the heart of our inclusive culture, and we support agile working arrangements. Hear from some of our people already working at Deloitte in agile ways. We are proud to have received a Best for All Stages of Motherhood special award in 2016 as a Top Employer for Working Families.

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