delivery project manager


  • Location: Make Shift Head Office in Brixton

  • Salary: £35,000 - £40,000, depending on experience

  • Working Days and Expected Working Hours: Monday through Friday and approximately 40 hours per week.

  • Holiday: 25 days plus bank holidays. You also have the option to buy or sell up to 5 days holiday per year.

about us:

Make Shift designs, builds and manages new public destinations where communities, local entrepreneurs and independent, social business come together to work, learn, grow and collaborate. We make these spaces as affordable as possible, and we actively connect our members with each other and the community around them. So far, we have successfully turned two underused spaces into new destinations for local communities that now house independent and social businesses - Pop Brixton and Peckham Levels – but we’re just getting started. Our ambition is to take our proven business model, scale it and turn more underused spaces into community destinations across the UK and beyond.

We believe in self-management and we want to ensure that our flat structure stays flat. People have the power to make their own decisions and we all encourage and empower each other to be the best we can be.

about the role:

  • Manage end to end delivery of our future projects.

  • Provide construction related project management support to existing projects.

  • Project management support to the Development Delivery Director.

  • Develop and manage detailed project programmes.

  • Appoint and manage external consultant teams.

  • Manage time, cost and quality workstreams to ensure successful delivery.

  • Interrogate design information to ensure brief compliance.

  • Provide clear and accurate project progress reports including financial performance of projects.

  • Establish project risks and develop mitigation measures.

success in this role looks like:

  • You have independently driven project delivery with minimal supervision and taken ownership and overcome challenges along the way.

  • You have delivered projects on time, within budget and to the required design brief.

  • You have become an integral part of the Make Shift family.

interview process:

The interview process for this role will include the following stages:

  • Stage 1: In-Person Interview (60 minutes)

  • Stage 2: Final Round Presentation (90 minutes).

We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.