Head of Building Control

  • Job Reference: LG7
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £400 Per Day
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

VENN GROUP Specialists in professional temporary recruitment

Head of Building Control
Location: London
Length: 3 months

A London Council is currently seeking an experienced professional to join the Building Control Team as a Head of Building Control

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead, motivate and manage staff to sustain and improve the Council’s service, driving it forward by increasing its market share in the borough and continuing to develop strong links with the developer community across London
  • Understand the financial aspects of the Building Control function
  • Continue to develop strong links with the developer community across London
  • To provide a professional and technical Building Control service to a major Project in particular a site inspection service
  • To prepare reports and letters relating to Building Control matters including assessment of building proposals outside the guidance given in Approved Documents for compliance with Building Regulations and recommend acceptance or rejections of those proposals
  • To promote the Building Control service through formal and informal contacts and communication with developers and customers
  • To provide advice on proposals from the design teams & sub-contractors on Building Regulations compliance in consultation with the project leader
  • Conduct site inspections


  • Extensive experience in management positions working within Building Control field
  • Good understanding of the Building Control function
  • Strong track record in leading successful teams
  • APM, Prince2, RICS, CIOB or similar experience preferred
  • Substantial Public Sector and/or Local Government experience

If you have experience to match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact Jagdish Bal or Christina Sriramula on 020 7557 7667 and email your CV to csriramula@venngroup.com

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