Principal Building Control Officer

  • City of London
  • City of London, London, UK
  • 02 Oct, 2019
Full time Building Inspector Building Consultant Building Contractor Building Control Building Designer

Job Description

Starting at £ 51,140 pa and rising to £ 58,260 pa (subject to performance), inclusive of London Weighting and Market Forces Supplement of up to £3000

Are you ready for a new challenge and looking to join a high performing, well regarded team?

The City of London is a centre of excellence in tall, complex, multi-tenanted buildings. We have been the Building Control team for iconic buildings such as the Gherkin, Scalpel, Cheesegrater and now 22 Bishopsgate.

The next generation of large-scale office developments are now being planned, and we are looking for the next generation Building Control Team Leader to join us.

Working with eminent designers and contractors, our projects portfolio includes some of the UK’s largest buildings, predominantly multi-million-pound office and retail developments, hotels and residential apartment blocks, incorporating leading edge innovative design solutions.  

We are looking for a highly skilled, competent, dynamic individual to join us as a Team Leader/Principal Building Control Officer. You must be committed to delivering a world class Building Control service in a highly competitive market. You will play an important role in ensuring that performance standards, customer satisfaction, resources, marketing and income generation are maintained within a defined area of the City to ensure the viability and standing of the City District Surveyor’s Office now and into the future. 

You will contribute to providing a diverse range of services including Dangerous Structures, Fire Risk Assessments, Licensing and Special and Temporary Structures.

Professionally qualified and commercially aware you will have extensive professional and technical skills necessary to work within a competitive Building Control environment and be committed to building the Future City.

If you feel that this is the next career move for you, we will be pleased to hear from you.

Closing date: 18 October 2019, 12 noon.

Interview date: Week commencing 4 November 2019.

For an informal discussion about the role, call Mark Pundsack on 0207 332 1953.

Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference number OOBE241.  Minicom services for the hearing impaired available on 020 7332 3732.

The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


Starting at £ 51,140 pa and rising to £ 58,260 pa (subject to performance), inclusive of London Weighting and Market Forces Supplement of up to £3000