Graduate Project Manager (Consulting) – 2018 Graduate Programme (Consulting Stream)
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Graduate Project Manager (Consulting) – 2018 Graduate Programme (Consulting Stream)

London · Manchester

Job description

Our Consulting business has more than 20 years’ experience delivering quality projects across a wide range of market sectors. We are renowned for our positive, proactive and solution orientated approach to addressing clients’ property and construction needs. Our client base is drawn from national and local government, public agencies and the private sector. Join us and you will have the opportunity to work across all these sectors during your first two years with Lendlease.

Why consider a career within our Consultancy business?

  • Our Consulting business is the trusted partner of choice for many of the country’s leading companies and institutions
  • We have delivered some of the most complex projects in the UK
  • Our priority is to ensure our clients can focus on their core business
  • Our core consulting services are enhanced by the vast expertise within the wider Lendlease group

Graduates joining our business have enjoyed, and benefitted from, the great diversity of experience gained working in the consultancy world. You will also assume genuine responsibility for producing key project deliverables from the moment you join the business whilst interfacing daily with clients and senior managers within Lendlease alike. As well as developing your core project management skills over the duration of the graduate programme, in Consulting you will also be given the opportunity to work on our business development activities, including bidding for new work and our marketing activities.

You will also be given access to our Technology consultancy group, Cost Management team and Principal Designer activities with a view to broadening your understanding of our service offering.

As a participant of the Lendlease Graduate Programme, you will become part of a diverse, team-based environment where you will have the opportunity to work with truly experienced professionals, in a culture that ensures you develop and grow – in fact, many of our leaders began their career as part of our graduate programme.

Our unique programme streams are developed in line with our vision and business strategy and are tailored to enhance your skills and support you for future roles with Lendlease. You will be supported through a structured learning and development programme, a variety of on the job assignments, and networking opportunities, including:

  • An annual conference; developing your self-awareness and ability to build great relationships;
  • A series of business capability workshops in areas such as negotiating and business acumen;
  • Ongoing catch ups with senior leaders to encourage and steer your progress;
  • A buddy and a mentor.

During the two-year programme you will develop lasting networks with both senior leaders and fellow graduates. Upon completion of our programme we are proud to say that some of our best graduates have been successful in securing sought after opportunities across our international projects in places like Sydney and Singapore.

Company information

For over 50 years we have used our imagination to create the best places, state-of-the-art buildings, thriving communities and ingenious infrastructure solutions. Our journey has taken us across the globe, from Australia to Asia, the Americas and Europe. And along the way we have set new standards by challenging conventional thinking for the better. What makes us different is that we understand, and can deliver the whole process – or just part of it –from Investment to development to construction. But most importantly, with everything we do, we leave a positive sustainable legacy for future generations to enjoy.

Person requirements

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • The right to live and work in the UK.
  • All degrees welcome
  • A minimum 2:1 bachelor’s degree classification (Master's degree supersedes this).
  • Some relevant and demonstrable work experience is an advantage but not a necessity.

Accepted degree subjects




private medical insurance, 25 days holiday plus four wellbeing days, an industry-leading pension and a flexible benefits scheme


London · Manchester

Start date


How to apply

Number of vacancies: 8 - 10

Applications for the United Kingdom Graduate Programme are now open.

Simply click on the Apply button to use our opportunities search engine and leaving the criteria fields as ‘All’ you will be able to view our Graduate Programme job posts and apply to your preferred stream.

You will be asked to provide your basic details and upload a copy of your CV and covering letter.

TIP: Tailor your covering letter to Lendlease. It should highlight why you are a great fit for us, why we are a great fit for you and include a reference to the programme stream of your choice. This should be no more than a page and please feel free to use bullet points.

Closing date: 04/02/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 04/02/2018

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