As an award winning provider of business and property services, TDA makes a real difference to the lives of people living and working in the South West. TDA is responsible for ensuring delivery of a range of projects to transform Torbay's town centres, managing and developing a range of large capital projects and working with TDA’s clients.

Due to expansion, we are recruiting for the following exciting opportunity:

Assistant Development Surveyor  £23,398 to £25,591

We are seeking an Assistant Development Surveyor. Working as part of a team of Development Surveyors, you will assist with the provision of a professional development surveying service on behalf of TDA and its clients. Previous experience is an advantage, but are also keen to hear from newly qualified applicants.  

Day to day responsibilities will include working up development briefs, appointing and supervising external property advisors, undertaking detailed negotiations with the prospective developers, facilitate the private sector to bring forward sites, undertake site investigations and master planning for potential developments, and assist in the preparation of external funding bids to regenerate the Torbay Economy. Support will be given to gain full MRICS status. 

For all posts we are seeking team players with a positive flexible attitude to deliver a high quality service to an exciting range of clients.

As a social enterprise we offer competitive salaries, flexible working hours, 25 days holiday a year rising to additional 5 days over a 5 year period, family friendly policies and a pension scheme. In return you will become a valued member of a growing organisation. You will have a rewarding career with the opportunity to develop these roles further and play a key role in our expansion plans across the South West.

Application documents

How to apply

For an informal discussion about the vacancies please contact Liam Montgomery, Head of Asset Management and Housing on 01803 208720.

Please email completed application forms to or post to her at TDA, 3rd Floor, Tor Hill House, Union St, Torquay TQ2 5QW

Closing date 23rd June. Interviews to be held week of 10th July