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CrowdProperty - Birmingham - Development Surveyor/Planner

Job Description:

Are you looking for a different path to the traditional property consultancy career? Somewhere faster paced with greater opportunity for advancement? We are looking for a motivated property professional to join the team at our rapidly growing business providing advice on development projects.

The Role

This role is suited to a qualified (or working towards) MRICS surveyor or MRTPI planner who has experience in the valuation, investment, asset management, development, planning or property debt funding process.

The role will investigate and analyse property development opportunities with a view to debt funding the projects through our platform.

The Day Job

  1. Reviewing, advising and amending applications from potential developers
  2. Advising customers on all aspects of the development process, including:
    • Due diligence on developments/investments
    • Conducting appraisals to assess potential/risks
    • Structuring deals & Providing technical development advice
    • Building relationships with property professionals/developers
    • Developing relationships with our customers and contributing to business development
  3. Developing relationships with our customers and contributing to business development
  4. Helping drive our business forward contributing to the team and internal systems/processes

You ideally will have/be:

• A passion for property

• A thirst to work in an exciting, disruptive growth stage business

• A strong understanding of the development, planning and funding process. A track record of identifying excellent development opportunities

• A track record of assessing and challenging borrowers of every aspect of the development process

• A strong understanding of the roadblocks that may delay or add cost to the borrower’s proposition

The Development Surveyor/Planner will be instrumental in guiding borrowers through the development journey and ensuring the project is correctly positioned to offer to investors. We would encourage you to suggest enhancements and contribute to the strategy for both the developers and lenders.

This is a perfect opportunity for a property professional who feels restricted by the traditional property route: This role covers Property Development, Planning, Valuation, Market Analysis, plus an opportunity to play a part in a leading team in a sector of significant growth.

We provide full support for those not yet qualified to complete their professional qualifications.

An Introduction to us

Our vision at CrowdProperty is to build a more rewarding and secure financial era whilst making a lasting a significant contribution to society.

CrowdProperty provides stretch senior finance for property projects, delivered by property people. As the leading property development and bridging specialist peer-to-peer (P2P) lender, CrowdProperty delivers exceptional speed, ease and certainty for property professionals, deemed both 'refreshing' and 'game-changing' by the many property professionals we work with.

Actual property development and investment experience lies at the heart of the business meaning a hands-on, expertise-led, partnership approach from application through due diligence and on to loan monitoring, meaning a property expert to property expert relationship with developers, throughout their journey.

CrowdProperty is widely recognised as being one of the best, most expertise-led, transparent and accessible lending platforms in the whole UK peer-to-peer lending market (not just within property P2P), with a perfect lending track record.

At CrowdProperty we are very proud of what we do and our game-changing approach, defining the new era of property project finance. We're property people who have been investors and developers for decades.

The Reward

• £27,000 - £30,000+ per annum depending on experience

• An opportunity to join a market innovator at a high growth stage with unlimited potential for promotion

• Working closely alongside the founders in developing and fine tuning the proposition alongside a fun & friendly team


We know there’s more to life than work. That’s why when you join CrowdProperty, you will be automatically enrolled onto Perkbox - an employee benefits and wellbeing platform that gives you free access to over 200 exclusive perks, including free mobile phone insurance, discounted cinema tickets and up to 8% off at 20,000 retail stores nationwide. Life cover, Private medical insurance, Pension scheme, generous holiday allowance.

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