Construction Project Manager, Deliveroo Hop

Deliveroo is on a mission to be the definitive food company. We want to be the platform that people turn to whenever they think about food. We continue to operate in a competitive marketplace but have achieved so much over the past year, including significant growth in our Grocery, Editions, Signature & Plus businesses.  

We continue to innovate and challenge ourselves on what we should deliver next to achieve our mission.  We are investing and building out teams to help us launch new innovative products.  It's an exciting time to join and while we have made great progress, we are just getting started!

 

Deliveroo HOP

Deliveroo HOP launched in September 2021 and is Deliveroo’s speedy grocery delivery service. Our mission is to deliver groceries to customers around the world in as little as 10 minutes - from the weekly shop, to a last minute dinner party or a late night snack. Working with trusted grocers, Deliveroo HOP promises to bring customers the very best products at lightning speed. 

The team behind Deliveroo HOP are building a network of stores across London, the UK and other markets. Each delivery store is staffed with a team who have been specially trained to manage the operations efficiently as well as pick and pack orders in record time, with Deliveroo’s 100,000 strong rider network completing all deliveries. 

We’re looking for people with an exceptional drive and entrepreneurial spirit to join the team at Deliveroo HOP and help us build the leading speedy grocery delivery service. Hungry to win? This is an exciting time to join the Deliveroo HOP team within the broader Deliveroo organisation - we’re only just getting started!

 

The role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Construction Project Manager to support our significant Deliveroo Hop UK expansion plan. As a construction project manager you’ll lead the full project life cycle, and deliver multiple complex projects across the UK, (London and selected regional cities), ensuring the highest standards and deadlines are met. Success in this role will require the development of effective working relationships with senior leaders across commercial, operations, strategy & property teams in the wider Deliveroo Hop team.

 

What you’ll be doing

  • You will manage the full construction project lifecycle of multiple new Hop delivery sites from feasibility to handover
  • You will be responsible for budget control, administration & management
  • You will ensure external consultants, suppliers & contractors deliver on time, on budget & safely
  • You will influence, maintain & enforce health & safety compliance
  • You will carry out post project reviews to establish learnings and best practice
  • You will effectively communicate with key stakeholders, through accurate and timely reporting
  • You will be responsible for ensuring our compliance with all statutory legislation
  • You will manage dependencies, resources and scheduling constraints, and any issues across multiple projects

 

Requirements

The role requires excellent project management skills with a strong track-record of hitting and exceeding business targets/deadlines, we are looking for someone with:

  • 3+ years project management experience
  • Client side experience is advantageous
  • A driven and flexible self starter who can prioritise a challenging workload
  • Retail and/or logistics warehousing experience is essential
  • Is flexible and available for nationwide travel as required
  • Has experience with managing multiple projects simultaneously 
  • Demonstrates a proven ability to deliver full turnkey projects from inception to handover

 

Why Deliveroo?

Why Deliveroo? When you first think about Deliveroo, you probably think of getting great food to your house in less than half an hour. Awesome right? But behind the scenes is the real story. This story is one of high growth, huge challenges and an enormous opportunity ahead of us.

We want to be the definitive food company - the app you go to any time you have a hunger pang. We are transforming the way people think about food. We’re a technology driven company at the forefront of the most rapidly expanding industry in the world, so come and join us for the ride.

 

Benefits and Diversity

At Deliveroo we know that people are the heart of the business and we prioritise their welfare. We offer a wide range of competitive benefits in areas including health, family, finance, community, convenience, growth, time away and relocation.

We believe a great workplace is one that represents the world we live in and how beautifully diverse it can be. That means we have no judgement when it comes to any one of the things that make you who you are - your gender, race, sexuality, religion or a secret aversion to coriander. All you need is a passion for (most) food and a desire to be part of one of the fastest growing startups in an incredibly exciting space.

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