Faithorn Farrell Timms LLP


To support our continued growth, we are always interested in hearing from high-calibre, ambitious and driven candidates

Working for FFT

As a dynamic and growing Practice, we are regularly seeking to recruit new professional, technical and support staff.  

A summary of current vacancies is provided below.

For general recruitment enquiries, please email [email protected]

We are an equal opportunities employer, a RICS Approved Training Provider and accredited to Investors in People.

Current Vacancies

Stock Condition Survey Manager - Orpington

Opportunity for a highly numerate individual with excellent inter-personal, project management, analytical and presentation skills to join our specialist stock condition survey team.  

The successful candidate will ideally hold a 1st class degree in Real Estate, Surveying or another property or engineering-related subject, have experience in property condition assessment and will possess excellent IT skills with particular experience using MS Excel, MS Access and MS Project.


To support our expanding workload, we are recruiting both experienced and trainee stock condition surveyors to undertake surveys of social housing properties.

We require professional, committed and well-presented individuals with a passion for quality, the ability to work independently using initiative, but that want to be part of an established team supporting our project management and administrative processes.  Candidates will be required to use electronic devices including iPads, Tablets and Digital Cameras and Measuring Equipment so must be competent and confident in the use of such equipment.

 Candidates will ideally have experience of undertaking housing condition assessments and have a formal qualification in property, construction, housing or maintenance.   Knowledge and qualifications in Domestic Energy Assessments (EPCs) and/or defects diagnosis would be an advantage.

 We also invite applications from people ‘qualified by experience’ through building, maintenance, engineering and property / housing management roles.

 Our commissions are based mainly in London and the South East, but we have occasional project work in the Republic of Ireland and Wales.  So an interest, willingness and capability to travel and have occasionally stay away from home would be an advantage.

Opportunities are available of a permanent, fixed-term contract and temporary/freelance basis.

 All shortlisted applicants will be required to submit and pass an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.  We are unable to appoint anyone with a criminal record and/or that are included on Barred List check (which checks if an individual is on a list of people barred from working with children or vulnerable adults).

 Please apply in writing, by email, attaching a CV or personal statement setting out your relevant experience.  In your application, please tell us:

  • why you think you would be a suitable candidate;
  • whether you are seeking permanent, fixed term or temporary employment
  • your salary expectations
  • your home location and attitude to travel

 Chartered Building Surveyor - Potters Bar

Opportunity for a Chartered Building Surveyor with between 2 - 5 years PQE to join our busy team in Potters Bar.

The workload is varied including a mix of professional (surveys, defects diagnosis, party wall matters) and project work (contract administration and employers agent services in connection with housing and education sectors refurbishment and alterations).

Assistant General Practice Surveyor - Orpington

Opportunity for a graduate (MSc / BSc) GP surveyor to join our busy Strategic Asset Management team, supporting a number of prestigious and complex projects.

The successful candidate will ideally hold a 1st class degree in Real Estate, Surveying, Valuation or another property or engineering-related subject, and will have some post-graduate experience of working for a larger general practice/agency/valuation firm.  

The role requires an individual with dynamic character, exemplary written and oral presentation skills, impeccable attention to detail and excellent IT capability, with particular experience using MS Excel and web-based portals.