Careers

Careers

Delva Patman Redler LLP opened a fourth office in Dublin in January 2024 to continue to extend coverage on UK and Irish national commissions. We continue to seek exceptional recruits to join our expanding teams in London, the North West, South West and Ireland.

Rights of Light Team Secretary – London Office

Delva Patman Redler are seeking  an experienced individual to support our Rights of Light team. This role is critical in ensuring the smooth operation of our team and providing essential administrative support. The successful candidate will play a vital role in maintaining the organization and efficiency of our department

Hybrid/Flexible Working
Part time/Full time

Key Responsibilities

Administrative Support

  • Provide comprehensive administrative support to the Rights of Light Department, including but not limited to document management, file organization, data entry, and record-keeping.

Document Management

  • Manage and maintain a database of rights of light-related documents, templates, correspondence, and project files.

Reporting

  • Preparing, formatting and generating reports, spreadsheets, and other documents as needed for internal and external use.

Communication

  • Assist in handling client inquiries and correspondence, both written and verbal, in a professional and courteous manner. Setting up new enquiries and projects in our document management system.

Scheduling

  • Coordinate appointments, meetings, and appointments for the Rights of Light Department, and assist with diary management.

Team Collaboration

  • Work closely with surveyors, solicitors, and other team members to ensure efficient project execution.

Research

  • Conduct research as required for ongoing projects and support the team in gathering relevant information including land registry, planning searches and general building research, as necessary.

Record Keeping

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of project documentation and client information.  Attendance at weekly team meetings to assist with project scheduling etc.

Filing

  • Organize and manage physical and electronic filing systems. Continual review of archive filing of projects from the server.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Previous experience in an administrative role, preferably in a property-related field or surveying practice.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to maintain accurate records.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of rights of light or neighbourly matters is a plus, but not mandatory.
  • Ability to multitask.

Benefits

  • Competitive package provided – subject to skill & experience of individual candidate.
  • Opportunities for professional development
  • Supportive work environment
  • Central London location with excellent transport links
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Health and wellness benefit

Please contact Stuart Gray

stuart.gray@dpr.uk.com

020 7936 3668

Graduate AutoCAD Technician – London Office

Delva Patman Redler are currently looking for an experienced individual to support our Rights of Light team. This role is critical in ensuring the smooth operation of our team and providing essential administrative support. The successful candidate will play a vital role in maintaining the organization and efficiency of our department.

Delva Patman Redler is a Chartered Survey company where you can develop your existing skills and learn new talents as part of a growing team within the company. We work on a huge variety of schemes, covering aspects of rights of light, daylight/sunlight/shadowing, solar glare, envelope exercises, feasibility studies and BREEAM assessments.

Hybrid/Flexible Working
Full time

Minimum Requirements

  • You will have relevant knowledge of AutoCAD and associated presentation packages with experience in 2D and 3D modelling. Revit knowledge beneficial but not essential.
  • You will have practised skills to successfully control and handle workload and the implementation of company and project CAD standards and drawing document procedures.
  • You will work on own initiative as a CAD Technician, in conjunction with the other members of the light analyses department.
  • Maintain effective working relationships with key people both internally with other departments and externally with clients and other professionals.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Architecture or design focused diploma or degree qualifiaction.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience using 2D and 3D AutoCAD and Revit 3D modelling.
  • Conversant with Microsoft applications; Word, Excel, Adobe, and Power-point.

Salary

Competitive package dependant on skill level and experience.

Please contact Lok Tang

lok.tang@dpr.uk.com

020 7936 3668

Rights of Light Assistant Surveyor/ Surveyor/Senior Surveyor – London Office

We are currently looking to appoint a new member in our rights of light department in our London office. The successful candidate will be client facing, providing strategic advice, writing reports, and carrying out negotiations between developer and adjoining owners throughout the UK.

As the number of our live projects are constantly growing, there will be opportunity to work on high profile and complex developments of all shapes and sizes, while also gaining practical experience in rights of light, daylight and sunlight.

The right candidate will enjoy working with people, having great personable skills. They will be able to project manage varying levels and types of negotiations at a time.

Hybrid/Flexible Working
Full time

Minimum Requirements

  • You will have direct client facing or customer service experience.
  • You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to build and maintain effective working relationships with key people both internally and externally.
  • Apply time management skills to your own workload in conjunction with our team.
  • Previous experience in rights of light or other surveying practices is preferable but not essential.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (no specific subject requirement).
  • Knowledgeable with Microsoft applications; Word, Excel, Adobe, and PowerPoint.

Salary

Competitive package dependant on skill level and experience.

Please contact Stuart Gray

stuart.gray@dpr.uk.com

020 7936 3668

REPUTATION

At DPR we pride ourselves on being established national specialist surveyors in providing neighbour law advice.

CAREER DEVELOPMENT

In house training and mentoring provided as well as external CPD actively encouraged to enhance career progression.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Open plan office layouts to enhance channels of communication and collaboration for better team-working and interaction.

HYBRID WORKING

Flexible hybrid working on offer to suit busy lifestyles and modern working patterns.

VARIETY

Exciting opportunities working on a wide and varying range of clients and instructions across four offices.

LET’S WORK TOGETHER

We have worked on a wide array of projects from the small bespoke residential developments to the largest commercial developments in the City and so have a huge breadth of knowledge across all sectors of development and construction relating to neighbour law.  Do get in touch if you would like further information on any of our services or if you would like to instruct us to act on your forthcoming project.