Graduate Project Surveyor - Assets
Location: St Hilary Court, Cardiff
Salary: £23,230 per annum
Expires: 31/10/2021 23:59

Due to growth within the team, we are looking for a Graduate Project Surveyor to join our Asset Management team. Following the successful recruitment of a Graduate Project Surveyor into our team in the summer, we are looking for an additional recruit to start their career in asset management.

The salary for this role is £23,230 per annum, working 36 hours a week on a permanent basis. You’ll even be able to work a nine-day fortnight – having a day off every two weeks!

We are embracing hybrid working. If you are successful you can work from home most of the time if you wish, but you will occasionally need to attend our sites for interactive working and to forge great relationships with others. A driving license and access to a car is essential for this role.

We’ll support you to become RICS qualified and give you all the development opportunities you need to get your career off to a flying start!

What You’ll Do

Working across the team, you’ll be getting involved in a variety of tasks and projects that will help you develop specialist skills.

You’ll take ownership of collating and cleansing data in our asset management software.

Using analytical reporting and trend analysis, you’ll improve value for money across the asset management service.

You’ll help develop our software systems alongside our IT team and train colleagues on the new functionality.

Leading on our whole stock option appraisal process, you’ll provide recommendations to senior management on future housing stock viability.

You’ll contribute to a number of strategic projects addressing such areas as decarbonisation.

You’ll work closely with our Property Services and Development teams to review and improve our materials and specifications.

What You’ll Need

The successful candidate will have a degree in a property related field, with a good understanding of industry regulations.(Example degrees: Building Services Engineering, Building Surveying, Property Development and Planning, Construction Project Management, Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management.)

Confidence at using Microsoft Office packages including Excel is essential, and ideally you’ll have experience of using asset management software.

We’re looking for someone who is passionate about helping our customers, who has excellent written and verbal communication skills and strong analytical skills too.

You’ll be proactive and able to prioritise your workload, especially when working under pressure.

You’ll be accurate, with great attention to detail and an ability to quickly absorb information.

You’ll be able to build relationships with people from different backgrounds.


  • £23,230 per annum
  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) - increasing with length of service
  • Option to work a 9-day fortnight
  • Flexible working
  • Generous pension contributions of 8%
  • Medicash – cashback health plan
  • Join a socially conscious not-for-profit organisation
  • Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
  • A range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
  • We are a family friendly organisation
  • Develop with the support of our academi

Opportunities for development

Through our academi we provide a range of learning and development opportunities to support you on your learning journey with us. We offer development opportunities for every stage of your career. From technical training to leadership development we have a range of programmes.

Next steps

Download the recruitment pack to learn more about us and this role. If you would like further information about this opportunity which you have not be able to find in the pack please contact Katie Carey on If you are interested in applying for this role, please click 'Apply' and you will be diverted to our recruitment platform.

Closing date: Sunday 31 October 2021 (midnight)

Interviews: Wednesday 10 November 2021 (possible second stage interviews on Thursday 11 November 2021).

If shortlisted you will be sent a task on Tuesday 9 November to complete prior to your interview.

Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration

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