Development Graduate Programme
graduate scheme

Development Graduate Programme

Lend Lease
Time left to apply
25 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

Our Development business is dedicated to creating the best places; those that are productive and profitable, enhance the environment, and allow communities to prosper. We are in the business of creating positive legacies for everyone involved, with people at the heart of everything we do.

We have a proven global track record in delivering complex mixed use large scale urban regeneration incorporating residential, retail and office sector innovation, and are establishing a new benchmark for best practice within the European market including Elephant Park, International Quarter London, and Timberyard Deptford.

We operate an integrated team model that allows us to manage the entire development process, from outline brief through to management of a completed asset. By joining the Development Management graduate programme, you will be exposed to the full development cycle including project management and construction, build on your commercial acumen, actively manage stakeholders, and experience functional areas such as safety, sustainability, marketing and operational excellence. You will join a passionate and growing team.


With responsibility comes reward. You will join us on a competitive salary of £29,221 including a car allowance, sponsorship to achieve professional qualifications and chartered status, private medical insurance, an industry-leading pension and a flexible benefits scheme that allows you to shape your own package.

Person requirements

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • A minimum 2:1 classification in finance, real estate, or estate management related degree. Other technical degrees with a 'future city' or 'smart city' focus will be considered.
  • Some relevant and demonstrable work experience.

Accepted degree subjects

accounting and finance · civil engineering and construction





Contract and working hours

Permanent · Full-time

How to apply

It’s easy. The ‘apply’ button below will take you to our graduate webpage and you’ll find the link to our online application form under ‘How to apply’. You will be asked to provide some basic information and upload a copy of your CV and covering letter. As a tip, tailor your covering letter to Lendlease. It should highlight why you are a great fit for us and why we are a great fit for you. This should be no more than a page and please feel free to use bullet points. The next stage will be a video interview followed by an assessment center.

There are two deadlines to submit your online application. If you do not meet the first you will automatically be considered within the second deadline. To minimise disappointment, we advise that you apply sooner rather than later.

  • 1st deadline: 21 November 2016 (for assessment centres in early December)
  • 2nd deadline: 13 February 2017 (for assessment centres in late February/early March)

Closing date: 13/02/2017

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 13/02/2017