A leading independent private practice with a well-established presence both in London and nationally are looking to recruit an experienced Rating Surveyor. The role will consist of managing caseloads on behalf of a mixture of occupier clients ranging from West End blue-chip retailers to global City office occupiers to national porfolios across all asset classes including going concern.
About the role:
Provide the delivery of business rates advice on behalf of occupiers, mainly primary and secondary including many West End-based prime retailers
Work towards clients’ timetables and maintain a high level of client service standards
Assist in developing existing and new relationships with occupiers to generate fees
Develop and implement a marketing plan with Directors for internal and external market place
Oversee ad-hoc administration services around rates payments and collection
Mentor junior colleagues to gain CDP for APC competencies
Outstanding negotiation skills for negotiating rating appeals with the VOA
Superb knowledge of case law
Experienced in managing large caseloads and working to tight deadlines
Experienced in business rates relief and administration issues
Demonstrable track record in meeting financial targets
Experienced in or at least has the potential to grow and lead a high performing team
A rating background from a consultancy setting or the Valuation Office Agency
Candidates coming from within the Valuation Office Agency will be strongly considered for this role and are encouraged to apply.