Career Profile

Career Profile: Associate Surveyor

Name: Nicholas Jones

Job Title: Associate Surveyor

I work in Investment Advisory and am part of a team giving real estate advice to institutional, financial and property company clients. ranging from global portfolio strategies to lease restructuring.

I focus on strategy and restructuring, asset management, strategic investment advice, modelling, forecasting and monitoring across existing and potential real estate portfolios.

I have worked closely with some of London’s key landlords to provide on-going asset management advice and reporting to ensure long term capital income and growth is maintained.

Education

11 GCSEs including Maths, English and Science: 2- B, 7- C, 2- D

Award and Certificate in ICT (2-Pass)

BTEC’S

  • Law – Distinction (A)
  • Travel and Tourism – Distinction (A)
  • Public services – Distinction (A)
  • A’S Sport – Distinction (A)
  • NVQ level 3 football coaching certificate
  • Chartered Surveying Training Trust (September 2013 – June 2015)
  • Level 3 BTEC in Construction and the Built Environment – Distinction
  • NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Surveying, Property & Maintenance – Pass

Kingston University (September 2015 – Present) Studying for a BSc in Real Estate Management


Qualification achieved

  • Associate RICS
  • MRICS once I complete my apprenticeship

What made you decide on a career in property?

Once I had researched what a career in real estate consisted of and the potential I had within the industry, I knew it was a career I wanted to pursue.

 

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Nicholas Jones

Associate Surveyor

I had no friends or family in the property industry so it could have been a risk turning down other career paths, but ultimately my decision paid off.