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Lendlease Reviews

Updated 22 Mar 2020

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3.7
74%
Recommend to a Friend
82%
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Lendlease Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Steve McCann
Steve McCann
197 Ratings
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  • "Long hours at times and some sheetty upper management who act like they own the company(in 30 reviews)

  • "Hours can cause difficulty in work life balance(in 26 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    Senior management can be difficult and distant

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    Lendlease2020-02-28
  2. "A place to feel valued"

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    Current Employee - Construction Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Invest in their staff with lots of training.

    Cons

    Limited to London and Manchester within UK.

    Lendlease2020-02-19
  3. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time

    Pros

    Project Exposure and clients are good

    Cons

    Difficult to progress up the company

    Lendlease2020-02-04
  4. "Low pay, long hours, poor growth"

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    Current Employee - Commercial Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Some good people and good brand

    Cons

    Poor management and limited growth opportunities. Low pay and too much work.

    Lendlease2020-02-18
  5. "Wholesome place to work"

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    Current Employee - Construction Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place to work Good people Good Pension Scheme High profile jobs Processes straight forward Attention to safety and mental health

    Cons

    Benefits for long service are poor Could be more progressive in terms of research and new construction techniques Knowledge sharing between projects

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    Lendlease2020-01-15
  6. "Good company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Development, Projects, Career progression, Grads

    Cons

    Positive discrimination, Not a consulting company

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    Lendlease2020-01-14
  7. "Lendlease"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Quantity Surveyor in Elephant & Castle, England

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A company that looks after you

    Cons

    Sometimes a big company can mean your used as a resource

    Lendlease2019-12-16
  8. "Great company who care about their employees"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working and a caring culture

    Cons

    Travelling to sites who a long travelling time

    Lendlease2019-10-28
  9. "Good company to start your career"

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    Former Employee - Technical Account Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Technical team is great Staff help each other Good to start tech career Good pension scheme Good bonus if you work hard and manages like you

    Cons

    Can't move around within the business Pay bands are not available Manners and senior team get loads of bonus and increments

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    Lendlease2019-10-15
  10. "Great people"

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    Former Employee - Finance Business Partner 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - The company attracts a good calibre of people who make coming to work fun and will challenge you. - Great set of values inherent in the culture and focused on employees. - Good training if you make time to do

    Cons

    - Gets stuck in it's own process loop - Analysis paralysis in interpreting what head office wants - meeting culture and political. - People work long hours and this is often not recognised.

    Lendlease2019-10-15
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