AssocRICS Residential Surveyor required


The majority of the team work out of the Head Office in Croydon, however some individuals prefer to be home based as we cover London and the South East. Our cutting edge technology means you can work wherever you want to, with fantastic communication platforms and live access to the entire team, supporting you wherever you are.


We believe we pay above average salaries and bonuses. Base salaries are negotiable and depend on experience. We offer a generous and achievable bonus scheme which is paid monthly with your salary. We can demonstrate how this will be calculated at interview.


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Arnold & Baldwin encourage continued professional development. This role will be a fantasticopportunity for someone who is driven to achieve MRICS status. The dedicated team are there to support the successful applicant in every possible way – from shadowing to off-site courses, an experienced mentor and role model on hand daily to the wider team who all share our core values - this is truly a great place to learn, grow and become MRICS qualified.

We offer so much more than a competitive salary. Standard benefits include 25 days holiday, a mobile phone (we love the iPhone) and ”duvet days”. The team take their birthdays as extra paid leave and we all enjoy a number of company events and meals out with colleagues. We enjoy a fun and productive office environment and work in a fantastic space complete with complimentary breakfast, fresh fruit and afternoon biscuits.

Is there something else that’s important to you? Pension contribution? Extra holidays? A company car of your choice? Please discuss this with us. As an owner managed business we appreciate the importance of flexibility and meeting the needs of our employees. One of the reasons we have attracted such an amazing team is our flexible approach to building a bespoke package, tailored specifically to you. What do you want out of your next role? Tell us and we will do our best to meet your expectations.


Arnold & Baldwin is an independent, progressive firm of Chartered Surveyors, providing a range of property related services. The company was established in 2007 and has already become known as one of the leading surveying firms in London and the South East.

Due to business growth, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Residential Valuation Surveyor to join our expanding and innovative firm of Chartered Surveyors. Having won a number of awards such as “The Best Small Business in South London”, there has never been a more exciting time to join our forward thinking, client focused business offering real potential for career development within a friendly and supportive team.


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The role will involve carrying out residential secured lending valuations and homebuyer reports, with development into building surveys. The successful candidate will work with our largest and longest standing clients which include some of the worlds most established banks and building societies. We have an impressive client list and drive our success through forging excellent relationships with lenders and delivering a best in class service.

On a day to day basis the successful applicant will survey and value a wide spectrum of residential properties throughout London and the South East. We use the iPad for data capturing which enables our surveyors to make the best use of their time. We are always coming up with innovative ways to improve efficiency and we encourage everyone to put their ideas forward.

Our Surveyors work closely with a range of clients and have close contact with lenders and our private clients. This means not only is the work more varied, we are also able to really form close working relationships with our client contacts.

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What are we looking for?

Arnold & Baldwin welcome applications from people of all backgrounds. We would like to hear from the best AssocRICS surveyors in the industry who are keen to progress and obtain their MRICS qualification. We have a dedicated Building Surveyor whose role is to coach and develop our team to deliver the best possible quality of work. We also have a dedicated point of contact for all APC training and development needs to ensure successful MRICS qualification.

Please note, candidates with MBEng, MCIAT, MCIOB or MICWI qualifications may qualify for our AssocRICS qualification route.

It would be preferable if you have some experience of carrying out mortgage valuations, homebuyer reports and building surveys, although this isn’t essential. It is, however, important that you are willing to learn how this work is undertaken.

Excellent presentation and communication skills are essential, as is IT literacy and the ability to manage varying workloads to tight deadlines. Our team is made up of people who are passionate about what they do and the business as a whole. We hire like-minded individuals who work hard, thrive in a truly team focused environment and can have fun at the same time.

In return you will be offered the opportunity to make the role your own within a highly regarded, well established and expanding business. You will have the benefit of working autonomously and adding real value to the growth of the company.

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Joe is the guiding force behind Arnold & Baldwin and has overall responsibility for all commercial and residential surveys and valuations. Passionate about delivering the highest quality products at the fairest prices possible, he has been consistently searching for new and innovative client-focused services since founding the company with Jobie in 2007

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