Estates Surveyor (1916)

Working at Oxfam

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.


Do you have good organisational skills and experience?


Are you a practising Chartered surveyor (or equivalent experience) with in-depth knowledge of retail property?


Are you an excellent communicator with good analytical and problem-solving skills?


The Role:


In this role, you will deliver a comprehensive, agile, and responsive Estates function supporting retail teams and managers with expert advice and service delivery to Oxfam’s shop network to include acquisition and disposals, lease renewals and rent reviews.



What we are looking for:


We’re looking for a candidate who cares about Oxfam’s mission to end poverty and is personally aligned to our feminist principles and values of empowerment, accountability and inclusion in all you do.


An ideal candidate for the role will be / have:


  • Organisational skills and experience
  • Effective communicator
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills and experience
  • Practising Chartered surveyor (or relevant equivalent experience) with in-depth knowledge of retail property and appropriate experience to work autonomously
  • Adaptable, flexible, able to deal with a wide range of conflicting needs and demands.
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Strong team working skills
  • Ability to network, build relationships with external and internal stakeholders
  • Self starter – able to work in a delegated capacity


We offer:


We offer a competitive salary and a range of additional benefits to staff including flexible working options, generous pension scheme, annual leave, additional leave allowances, company sick pay, life assurance and a range of other benefits. 


From the day you join Oxfam we invite you to stretch and learn in your role. Our wide range of Learning & Development opportunities includes in-house courses, e-learning modules, on-the job learning opportunities, coaching and mentoring, and much more. 


You can read more about all Oxfam has to offer here.





We believe flexible working is key to building the Oxfam of the future, so we’re open to talking through the type of flexible arrangements which might work for you. 



How to apply:


As part of your online application, please upload your up to date CV and Cover Letter explaining your suitability against the essential criteria in the job profile. 



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