Job Vacancies at George Houston Resources Limited

George Houston Resources Limited - Our clients in various sectors are recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the following positions below:

1.) Estate Surveyor

Job Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description 

  • Determining the value of all descriptions of property and of the interests therein;
  • Managing and developing estates and other businesses concerned with the management of landed property;
  • Securing the optimal use of land resources and its associated resources to meet social and economic needs;
  • Determining the structure and condition of buildings and their services before advising on their maintenance, alteration, and improvement;
  • Determining the economic use of land resources by means of financial appraisal for the building industry
  • Selling (whether by auction or otherwise), buying or letting (as an agent) of real and personal property and any other interest therein.
  • Property Management
  • Business development through the upgrading of portfolio
  • Liaising between the company and vendors
  • Tenant selection
  • Inspection, Market Survey, and Analysis of Asset
  • Valuation of Properties
  • Facility/property management
  • Marketing company properties for sale and letting
  • Prepare documents such as representation contracts, purchase agreements closing statements, deeds, and leases.
  • Build a network of agents and coordinate and develop a robust relationship with them for the company by organizing quarterly meetings with them
  • Protects the company's value by keeping information confidential
  • Submit daily/weekly/monthly reports to the Managing Director

Qualification / Requirements

  • Must have BSc or HND in Estate Survey or any related course
  • 5-7 years of Experience in a Real Estate Firm as an Estate Surveyor
  • Very good knowledge of the real estate industry with particular emphasis on property management.
  • Very strong negotiation skills and a high level of assertiveness
  • Good appreciation of property/facilities management skills
  • Basic understanding of Health, Safety, and Environment Standards & requirements
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Good supervisory and people management skills.
  • Ability to proactively manage the company’s asset/fleet
  • Good customer service orientation, networking, and teaming skills
  • Good problem analysis and solving skills.
  • Good crisis/conflict management skills
  • Good attention to detail and ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Good proficiency in the use of office productivity tools (Ms Word and Excel).

Application Closing Date: 28th November, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send CV to: using “ESTATE SURVEYOR” as subject of the mail.



2.) Quantity Surveyor

Job Location: Victoria Island, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Liaising with clients to identify their needs
  • Estimating quantities, costs and time scales for material and labour
  • Valuing completed work, managing budgets and overseeing payments
  • Ensuring projects meet legal and quality standards
  • Ensuring that clients get value for their money
  • Preparing tender and contract documents
  • Identifying and weighing up commercial risks
  • Assigning work to subcontractors
  • Advising on the maintenance costs of specific buildings
  • Submitting regular budget reports
  • Following building regulations and health and safety
  • Working at a client’s business, in an office or on a construction site.

Qualification / Requirements

  • BSc. Or HND in Quantity Surveying or any related course
  • 5-7 years of Experience in a Real Estate Firm as a Quality Surveyor
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Understanding of engineering science and technology
  • Knowledge of building and construction
  • Strong maths knowledge
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to use your initiative.

Application Closing Date: 28th November, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send CV to: using “QUANTITY SURVEYOR” as subject of the mail.



3.) Recruitment Officer

Job Location: Surulere, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct comprehensive intake meetings with clients to understand their hiring requirements and organizational culture.
  • Source and identify potential candidates through various channels, including job boards, social media, and networking events.
  • Collaborate with the HR team to streamline recruitment processes and enhance overall efficiency.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, market conditions, and recruitment best practices.
  • Screen and interview candidates to assess their qualifications, skills, and cultural fit.
  • Coordinate and schedule interviews between candidates and clients, ensuring a smooth and efficient process.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their evolving needs and providing tailored recruitment solutions.
  • Prepare and present regular reports on recruitment activities and metrics to management.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Recruitment Officer or similar role in a consulting or agency setting.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong knowledge of recruitment processes, sourcing techniques, and talent acquisition strategies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Familiarity with applicant tracking systems and other HR software.
  • Professional certification in HR is a plus.

Application Closing Date: 24th November, 2023.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience to: using "Recruitment Officer " as the subject of the email.