Colliers International is a leading commercial real estate services company, providing a full range of services to real estate occupiers, developers and investors on a local, national and international basis.
The Rating Division is one of the leading teams specialising in business rates advice in the UK. It provides a full range of advice.
It is recognised as having more holders of the Special RICS Rating Diploma than any other private sector organisation. It also houses the Accurates compliance and audit team again recognised as market leaders.
The UK business is headquartered in London, with 900 specialists throughout 13 offices across the UK and Ireland.
The purpose of the role is to join a growing team. We are particularly looking for a individuals with experience of the licenced and leisure sector as well as broader experience.
As the team is located in 9 offices throughout the UK we are interested in talking to people with the relevant experience throughout wherever they are located.
Providing all members of the Rating team with support for their professional work
Undertaking inspections and surveys of clients properties to include all property classes
Assisting in the management of client portfolio, including database management and the serving of appeals
Researching rateable values and preparing schedules of rental evidence
Liaising with the Valuation Office representatives and accompanying them on inspections of client properties
Preparing formal written documents in support of appeal work
Promoting the work of the rating team and liaising with internal teams
Dealing with client queries when necessary, and ensuring that client queries are dealt with in a professional and proactive manner
Conducting professional work for clients and ensuring that all relevant reporting requirements are met to agreed deadlines;
and in accordance with RICS regulatory compliance standards and Colliers International Best Practice standards
Seeking opportunities to develop new business including cross-selling and identification of new business
Maintaining contact with clients and Client Co-ordinators so that the client relationship can be managed effectively and efficiently
Assisting with the generation of fee income to meet team and Business Group targets and to provide new ideas for the generation of fee income
Undertaking all assessment requirements from both Colliers International and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors so that professional accreditation is obtained within the required period
The candidate will be expected to fulfil RICS requirements regarding Continuing Professional Development.
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Excellent organisation and time management skills
Must possess sound IT skills, particularly MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Must be able to work effectively as part of a team
Very good written and verbal communication skills
Qualifications and experience
A relevant qualification