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Building Consultant


South East: Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, West Sussex, South West: Dorset, Yorkshire: East Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, North East: County Durham, Northumberland, Teesside, Tyne and Wear.


£40,000 - £60,000

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Job Profile

  • Building Consultants are required in the following areas: Dorset, Hampshire, West Sussex, Yorkshire, North East and Northern Homes Counties.
  • You will work from a home base covering your local region dealing with a portfolio of domestic and commercial subsidence related losses for an award winning team. 
  • You will be expected to deal with the diagnosis, mitigation and repairs.
  • Losses will be dealt with both via digital technology at a desk base and by face to face on site in your local area.
  • All the losses will be dealt with from notification to conclusion.

Applicant Requirements

  • Candidates must have obtained or working towards chartered building professional qualification, e.g. MCIOB, MRICS, MICE and ideally an insurance qualification, e.g. CILA or CII
  • You must have a detailed knowledge of structural defects affecting buildings
  • The ability to diagnose the cause of Subsidence or others damage to domestic and commercial buildings
  • An understanding of how to mitigate against Subsidence damage continuing
  • Knowledge of repair techniques to damaged buildings and their drainage, particularly in respect of subsidence damage
  • Experience of insurance claims handling would be advantageous, but is not essential as training will be provided.
  • The ability to be decisive in resolving matters, an appreciation of the importance of delivering outstanding customer service, excellent communication and empathy skills
  • A good working knowledge of IT, most Microsoft packages and Apple apps and ability to operate both Windows and Apple hardware devices
  • A knowledge of CDM and Party wall legislation
  • The ability to work in a home-based role but closely with a remote team of support staff and other colleagues, undertake visits as required, as well as managing and planning your own workload whilst delivering professional advice to both claimants and insurers
  • A full UK Driving Licence


Andrew Cowling
Tel: 0777 622 2964
Adjusting Appointments Limited

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