Celia Harker

Team Leader - Building Surveying UK

Celia joined Capstone as a Politics, Philosophy & Ethics graduate from the University of York, and chose to specialise within the Building Surveying market. The last few years have seen her thrive within this specialism, placing candidates from Assistant to Board level, in London, the regions and internationally. Celia represents a diverse, unique and impressive network of clients, including consultancies, funds & investors, developers and Estates.  

Within a competitive market-space, Celia has found success in embracing her networking skills making long-term and solid connections. A keen MIPIM attendee, LandAid Ambassador and Women-In-Property advocate, she makes it a focus to not be chained to a desk, or hidden behind a keyboard.  

 

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PARTNER - HEAD OF PUBLIC SECTOR (PROJECT & DEVELOPMENT)

£80000 - £120000 per annum + + Package + Bonus    England

PARTNER - HEAD OF PUBLIC SECTOR (PROJECT & DEVELOPMENT) £100,000 + PACKAGE + BONUS UK I'm working with a leading commercial real estate consultancy who seek a senior level hire, to spearhead the department of Project & Development Services focusing on Public Sector initiatives. My client is a Fortune 500 company; they work on landmark projects, and game-changing real estate initiatives. The key aspects of the role will include: Responsibility for driving profitability and growth nationally, working closely with the wider Public Sectors initiatives, upskill appropriate UK divisional heads to position a sustainable and progressive Public Sector offering. THE ROLE: Define and execute the strategy and business plan through managing and representing office/ team in the market, enabling clients to maximise their property interests. Fulfil personal and skills revenue and profit targets. Support Business Manager in the managing the office and sub regional business. Lead the day to day internal activities of the office and promote business externally with other senior Partners. Identify opportunities for business growth and development. Co-ordinate business generation activity in the local market, maximising profitable revenue from the various skill lines and co‑ordinating team initiatives. Promote cross-selling across the office company. Deliver profitable fee income through the implementation of the sub regional and UK Business Plan. Ensure comprehensive, high quality client service. ABOUT YOU: Degree level qualification. Preferably Chartered Surveyor or equivalent postgraduate business degree (e.g. MBA) depending on team specialism. Ideally from a Project Management, Cost Consultancy, Building Surveying or Facilities background. Must have significant delivery experience across a variety of Sector areas within a Public Sector environment, including Central Government, Local Government, Education, Health and Emergency Services sectors. APPLY: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker on 0203 757 5012 or email c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

MRICS Senior Building Surveyor

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + Package + Bonus    London, England

Chartered Building Surveyor Mayfair, London £50,000 - £60,000 + Generous bonus scheme + package I'm pleased to be working in partnership with an expert and highly regarded Building, Cost and Project Consultancy. My client prides themselves on providing the absolute premium quality of service, and as a result have a great and increasing pipeline of guaranteed work. Working across the industrial and commercial sectors, they have enjoyed providing expert delivery on a wide range of projects for owners, occupiers, developers and investors. The team of Building Surveyors all have extensive knowledge and experience within the discipline, and due to this, much of their work is repeat business and arguably enviable to the majority of their competitors. Internally, the working culture is very meritocratic, although my client offers excellent prospects for career progression and development. Many of their employees joined them, seeking to escape the bureaucracy of larger corporates, and have subsequently been able to work at a greater level of responsibility and autonomy; meanwhile still enjoying a premium client base. The Role: You will be involved in the undertaking of high quality and timely building surveying and project management services, working from inception to completion with the minimum of supervision. The role typically will be an all-encompassing one, albeit with a great emphasis on Contract Administration and Dilapidations. There is also fantastic scope to get great exposure to Project Management experience; my client has a proven track record of this expansion of skillset, and actively encourages the crossover of discipline. About you: The successful candidate will be a qualified member of the RICS (Building Surveying pathway) and should have good knowledge of commercial and industrial asset classes. Due to the nature of their clients, you should be entrepreneurial, dynamic and ambitious. For the right individual, this opportunity will provide an excellent platform for growth and establishment within the market. Apply: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker on 0203 757 5012 or send a copy of your CV to c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

PROJECT MANAGEMENT SURVEYOR (CLIENT SIDE)

£80000 - £95000 per annum + + Package + Bonus    London, England

PROJECT MANAGEMENT SURVEYOR RESIDENTIAL PROPERT AND ASSET MANAGEMENT COMPANY (CLIENT SIDE) £80,000 - £95,000 + BONUS The role is within the Building Safety team to provide in-house surveying and construction expertise, supporting the firms' asset protection obligations and to act as Project Manager for overseeing and managing multiple major remediation projects addressing construction and fire safety defects on residential multi-occupancy buildings across a managed portfolio. My client is a specialist residential property asset management company administering a portfolio comprising c. 190,000 individual flats and houses on behalf of institutional UK freehold investors, primarily major pension funds. The portfolio includes a significant number of multioccupancy residential and mixed-use buildings, including buildings classified as high-rise (18M+). THE ROLE: Oversee and project manage a range of external professional teams engaged on major remediation projects funded by Government cladding schemes. Monitor progress and compliance of projects against milestones in Funding Agreements. Produce update reports as required on each of the projects including tracking of budgets vs actuals. Advise on selection and appointment of competent professionals i.e., surveyors and other specialist consultants required for major remedial works projects. Provide advice on appropriate forms of building contract and tendering or procurement strategies for individual remedial projects. Be the go-to in-house expert for building surveying and construction for the various teams. Act as an internal consultant and advisor on technical construction documents such as plans, contracts and project specifications / drawings concerning buildings with potential construction and safety defects. Provide expert technical support for development and asset enhancement initiatives on behalf of clients, including air and roof space development opportunities. ABOUT YOU: MRICS-qualified (Building Surveying pathway) Demonstrable and up to date knowledge of planning, building regulations, Approved Document B, and health and safety, including specifically fire safety and design relevant to residential multi-occupancy buildings. Previous experience in project management of large and complex residential construction projects. Experience in re-cladding works and knowledge of remediation works required to high rise buildings. Experience in appointing Design Teams, Contractors and other professional parties as required. APPLY: Please make your enquiries to Celia Harker at c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com or by calling 07494 368453/ 0203 757 5012. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

MRICS CHARTERED BUILDING SURVEYOR

£45000 - £50000 per annum    London, England

MRICS CHARTERED BUILDING SURVEYOR - Private/ High-end Residential Central London Up to £50,000 + Generous package I am recruiting on behalf of an award winning high-end/ private residential building surveying practice. They have vast technical expertise and are a nationally renowned and respected firm. Due to continuous success, they are seeking to expand and seek the addition of a qualified Building Surveyor to sit in their established team. The role: Professional duties will include undertaking the following (circa 40% of the role): Acting as landlord surveyor in connection with licences to alter Party wall surveyor (Adjoining Owner & Building Owner) Being part of estates / large development teams delivering retained surveyor services RCA's Due diligence instructions Planned maintenance programming Dilapidations The remaining 60% of the role, will be project focused. The instructions will include major works schemes such as exterior renovation and façade remediation projects. This includes acting as both Contract Administrator and Project Manager. About you: Three/four years of relevant and continuous experience. 2:1 or above degree level Building Surveying qualification or equivalent. MRICS qualified (Building Surveying pathway) Experience carrying out contract administration. You should be personable and have a good knowledge of the London residential market. Furthermore, due to calibre of the high-end clients, a good eye-for-detail is of paramount importance. Apply: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker on 020 3757 5012/ 07494 368 453, or email a copy of your CV to c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

EXPERIENCED APC BUILDING SURVEYOR

£30000 - £38000 per annum    London, England

EXPERIENCED APC BUILDING SURVEYOR - Prime Residential Central London Up to £38,000 + Generous package I am recruiting on behalf of an award winning high-end/ private residential building surveying practice. They have vast technical expertise and are a nationally renowned and respected firm. Due to continuous success, they are seeking to expand and need APC Building Surveyors to sit in their established team. They will provide strong APC support as well as structured career progression. The role: Professional duties will include undertaking the following (circa 40% of the role): Acting as landlord surveyor in connection with licences to alter Party wall surveyor (Adjoining Owner & Building Owner) Being part of estates / large development teams delivering retained surveyor services RCA's Due diligence instructions Planned maintenance programming Dilapidations The remaining 60% of the role, will be project focused. The instructions will include major works schemes such as exterior renovation and façade remediation projects. This includes acting as both Contract Administrator and Project Manager. About you: Three/four years of relevant and continuous experience. 2:1 or above degree level Building Surveying qualification or equivalent. Experience carrying out contract administration. You should be personable and have a good knowledge of the London residential market. Furthermore, due to calibre of the high-end clients, a good eye-for-detail is of paramount importance. Apply: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker on 020 3757 5012/ 07494 368 453, or email a copy of your CV to c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Facade/ Construction Technician

£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum    London, England

Façade/ Construction Technician London £45,000 + package Capstone are recruiting on behalf of an awarding-winning, boutique Building Surveying firm headquartered in Central London. Having made their name within the high-end residential sector, they have continued to expand their service offering, and have developed a strong reputation in Façade Remediation. They thus seek an experience professional to lead on Compliance and Statutory regulations within this newly set up department. You will be working in a meritocratic, relaxed and friendly environment, with diverse and interesting clients. The Role: The core responsibility will be to assist the in-house Senior Façade Consultant on-site inspections and delivery of façade and other construction and building related inspection services. Familiarity with the operation of a borescope and being able to interpret images is a core functional requirement of the role. The role requires the ability to carry out intrusive and non-intrusive surveys and inspections with a particular focus on investigation of external facades, cavity construction, external wall system cross sectional make-up, identification of fire protection measures such as fire breaks, cavity barriers etc. The candidate must have a sound fundamental knowledge and understanding of a wide range of façade types & external wall construction / systems and will require a sound knowledge of Building Regulations and other relevant guidance and statute. Site monitoring of on-going façade remediation and other construction projects, attending progress meetings, preparation of field reports and defects sheets and the like will be a key part of the role which will require working dynamically and actively within the project teams. The role also includes the preparation of field work notes and subsequent preparation of more formal reports. Report writing skills are a core skill requirement of the role. On-going training and CPD participation will be expected. Minimum Qualification Requirements: Likely to have a minimum of 5 years relevant experience. Likely to be degree educated and / or chartered in a relevant field. Ideally you will be a member of one of the following relevant professional body's: Association of Consultant Approved Inspectors Chartered Association of Building Engineers Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists Chartered Institute of Building Institute of Clerk of Works & Construction Inspectorate Institution of Fire Engineers Institution of Structural Engineers Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Apply: Please make your enquiries to Celia Harker at c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com or by calling 07494 368453/ 0203 757 5012. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Senior/Associate Director Building Surveyor

£55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + + Package + Bonus    London, England

Senior - Associate Building Surveyor (Projects) London Salary: up to £75,000 (DOE) + Generous performance related bonus + Package I am excited to be working with a fantastic, well-established, and highly regarded Building Consultancy on an exclusive search for a Senior-level addition for their tight-knit team. The firm currently comprises of eleven fee earners, and they are looking to expand considerably over the next 12 months, due to their impressive pipeline of guaranteed work. My client has a long-standing client base, which includes major Investment Houses and developers, such as Aviva, GPE, TH Real Estate, L&G and Royal London. In terms of the working culture, it is very relaxed albeit they are highly professional, energetic, and hard-working. The firm is spearheaded by five inspiring Directors, who have worked together for over 15 years, and have embedded a collaborative, supportive and meritocratic philosophy within the team. This is a company that has thrived since its inception, due to the emphasis they have placed on client care and the formation of relationships both internally, and externally. The role: Working on Commercial office and Industrial assets, the role has a hefty project management bias, although you will be expected to carry out technical building surveying services on an ad hoc basis. This will include: Project Management - £5-30m Contract Administration - £100-500k Dilapidations CDM advice Building surveys Technical due diligence RCA's About you: This assignment would suit an affable, conscientious, and driven Building Surveyor, who is looking to work with a brilliant team, be involved in some fantastic projects and be rewarded with uncapped opportunities for career progression. The ideal candidate will be a qualified member of the RICS (Building Surveying pathway) and have minimum 5 years' experience, working in a commercial practice. Apply: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker, by emailing c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com or by calling 0203 757 5012. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Experienced APC Building Surveyor

£30000 - £35000 per annum + + Package + Bonus    London, England

Experienced APC Building Surveyor London Up to £35,000 plus generous package Capstone are working exclusively with a boutique commercial surveying consultancy based in impressive offices in the City. The quality of work and calibre to that typically expected of larger corporates; alongside this is a meritocratic working culture and the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who already has a solid foundation within Building Surveying and wants to continue their career in a company fast becoming one of the standout names in the industry. The Role: You'll be expected to assist in the successful implementation and delivery of professional and contract building surveying through the completion of a varied range of building surveying instructions. This will typically include: Building surveys for Investment or occupational purposes; Contract Administration; Preparation of specifications and schedules of work Drafting of Standard Contract forms Collating project documentation Defect analysis Preparation of Schedule of Dilapidations and negotiating on behalf of Landlord or Tenant Works in conjunction with the Party Wall etc Act Development and Project Monitoring role for investors, occupiers and institutions Project Management of new build and fit out projects About you: The successful candidate should have at least 18 months experience working in a commercial consultancy. You should be ambitious and personable, and in return you'll be rewarded with unrivalled APC support (100% pass rate) and market leading remuneration. Apply: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker by emailing c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com or calling 0203 757 5012. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Building Surveyor

£35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum    Surrey, England

Building Surveyor Multidisciplinary Property Consultancy - Surrey/ South West London £35,000 - £45,000 + package + performance related bonus I'm recruiting on behalf of a dynamic, forward thinking and highly regarded property consultancy for an intermediate-level Building Surveyor. They have a long-standing client base; this is predominantly within the commercial and prime residential sectors. Clients include HNWIS, lenders, funds and Landed Estates. This is a fantastic growth opportunity; the firm currently comprises of ten fee earners, and they are looking to expand considerably over the next few years. The role: The workload is typically in Central London, and will include: Identifying and analysing defects The preparation of due diligence, planned preventative maintenance and condition maintenance reports. Assist with fund and development monitoring instructions. Undertaking the preparation and review of schedules of dilapidations and pre-acquisition surveys. Support the delivery of licence to alter Carrying out the role of contract administrator, valuer and certifier. About you: Alongside being confident and client-facing, you will have a relevant Building Surveying degree (Grade 2.1 minimum.) Ideally you will have at least 18 months experience, in a commercial consultancy, this can either be as part of a 'sandwich' degree, or post-graduation. Apply: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker, on 0203 757 5000 or email c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

Senior Building Surveyor MRICS

£55000 - £65000 per annum    London, England

Senior Building Surveyor London Up to £60,000 + generous package I'm recruiting on behalf of a boutique, commercial surveying consultancy based in great offices in the heart of the City. The quality and type of work is comparable to that typically expected from larger corporates; alongside this is a very meritocratic working culture and the opportunity to build individual and long-lasting client relationships. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who already has good experience to continue learning and growing within a successful company and really be part of a team and the company's future. The Role: You'll be expected to assist in the successful implementation and delivery of professional and contract building surveying through the completion of a varied range of building surveying instructions. This will typically include: Building surveys for Investment or occupational purposes; Contract Administration; Preparation of specifications and schedules of work Drafting of Standard Contract forms Collating project documentation Defect analysis Preparation of Schedule of Dilapidations and negotiating on behalf of Landlord or Tenant Works in conjunction with the Party Wall etc Act Development and Project Monitoring role for investors, occupiers and institutions Project Management of new build and fit out projects About you: The successful candidate should have at least 18 months PQE working in a commercial consultancy. You should be ambitious and personable, and in return you'll be rewarded with unrivalled career progression and market leading remuneration. Apply: Please make your enquiries in the strictest confidence to Celia Harker by calling 0203 757 50012 or emailing c.harker@capstone-recruitment.com. Transparency Notice to Prospective Candidates We process certain personal information about you for our legitimate business interests in order to identify and contact suitable candidates about positions that may be relevant to them. At Capstone Property Recruitment Ltd we respect your Privacy details all of which are set out in our Privacy Policy on our website at www.capstone-recruitment.com .If you don't want to be contacted by us about potential positions that may be of interest to you in the future, then please email our Data Protection Officer at dpo@capstone-recruitment.com

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