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Finishing Manager- £30m Residential project

  • £55,000- £60,000 + bonus + healthcare + pension.
  • Main Contractor - Build

Finishing Manager- £30m Residential project

£55,000- £60,000 + bonus + healthcare + pension.

Battersea, SW London

About the Company:

My Client are the main contracting division of a large construction group who utilise all the company’s in-house resources and facilities to provide clients with a bespoke construction service. This company have gone back to the time when contractors carried out work themselves with a dedicated, reliable workforce and their own fleet of plant and equipment. Our work is carried out in-house for the following disciplines: piling, reinforced structure, pre-cast elements, facades and glazing, M and E, dry-lining, craneage and scaffolding. This gives us direct contact with specialist expertise all under one roof rather than through a remote supply chain of suppliers and sub-contractors who have their own agendas and interests to protect. With a broad range of construction experience and expertise in commercial and residential developments, This Company offer clients truly exceptional performance in high-rise construction where the Group’s skills are particularly suited.

About the Role:

Our client is currently looking for a Finishing Manager who has a solid permanent work background and has experience working within the New Build sector to work on the latter stages of a mid-spec residential project in Battersea Park. This role will suit someone with a few solid years’ experience under their belt with an exceptional eye for detail and the character to manage and handle all sub-contractors and a team below them.


The successful candidate will be working underneath and experienced finishing and will have strong trades experience. With a strong management team already on Site, this role will suit a candidate who is keen to get their hands dirty on Site, rather than a more office biased candidate. See general responsibilities below:


  • Will be responsible for all the fit-out and finishing stages of the projects.
  • You will need to have experience of taking a project from start to completion and working on the back end of projects to finishing stage.
  • Applicants must be able to work at a fast pace and to strict deadlines, yet still be able to achieve the highest levels of quality and workmanship.
  • Must be able to conduct snagging and de-snagging tasks and ensure that all snags are closed out by the appropriate subcontractor.
  • Must be a proactive individual that has the capability of taking on a more hands on role and closing out any snags if necessary also.
  • Must be able to deal effectively with subcontractors and management alike and be capable of resolving any on the job issues in a strategic and timely manner.


About the benefits / rewards:

The specific salary will be dependent on level of exposure to industry and experience on related roles and projects. The company offers excellent opportunities and offers a basic salary around £55,000 – £60,000 which will also include various benefits relating to bonuses, travel and healthcare.



The ideal candidate will be a well-established Finishing Manger / Foreman who has a stable background of working within Tier 1 Main Contractors or well established, relevant sub-contractors. The candidate should have experience of working on large projects, managing similar projects to a high spec. The successful candidate will have a drive and motivation to progress within a well-established business with an eye for progressing within this company. The successful candidate could come from a trade or university background, with at least 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

If you feel this role will be well suited to you, please do not hesitate to get in touch on the below details

Contact: Alex @ cityscapeltd . com or 01923750095 (Office) or 01923587152 (DDI)