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Finishing Manager – Super Prime Residential

  • Up to £60k or equivalent day rate
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Oxford

Finishing Manager – Super Prime Residential

Up to £60k or equivalent day rate

Eynsham, Oxfordshire

 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, super-prime residential sector to work on the latter stages of a very high spec residential project West Oxfordshire. 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 a Project Manager, alongside the site team. They should be experienced in 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 Company

Our client is a multi-faceted Construction Company who have built an unassailable reputation of undertaking bespoke building projects at all stages from conception, feasibility and planning through to construction and handover. They work high spec residential of projects from with complex basement and RC Frame elements ranging from £1m to £20m. Based in London our client combines complete project and cost management with innovated and considered design, quality construction and a high level of construction service. They are founded on the principle of employing the very best people in the industry, all of whom have been responsible for the successful delivery of many high profile projects in recent years. They also seek to improve the construction environment as a whole and have carried this out through commitment to contribute to the ‘bigger issues’ affecting our industry. The company has enjoyed a vast amount of success in recent years and has a very healthy order book for the future. There are anticipated plans for a 30% increase in turnover over the next 2 years which is steady and will provide further opportunities for employees to progress. The Managing Director for this business has a wealth of experience and has a reputation across industry which is rarely matched and has a proven background of running exceptionally successful businesses and loyal, dedicated teams within.

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 up to £60,000 which will also include various benefits relating to bonuses, travel and healthcare. This role is also open to be paid on a day rate


The ideal candidate will be a well-established Finishing Manager / Foreman who has a stable background of working within well established Main Contractors or relevant high spec / super prime 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