Skanska Return-to-work Programme 2016

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Job : General/Executive Management

Primary Location: GB-ENG-London GB-ENG-Cambridgeshire

Organization:  Skanska UK

Schedule :  Full-time

Employee Status : Fixed Term

Job Description : Skanska Return-to-work Programme 2016
Requisition ID: SKA00067V

Skanska, a leading construction company and developer, is an inclusive and responsible business that is helping to build a better society.


We are welcoming talented , both male and female, who have taken voluntary career breaks of 2 years or more to join us for a 12 week ‘return – to – work programme’ starting on 26th September 2016 with the view to become permanent. We have opportunities across London and surrounding areas and Cambridgeshire. We are happy to consider candidates on a full time or part time basis throughout the programme duration and once the positions become permanent.


To support you through the transition, you will receive coaching workshops from Women Returners, mentoring from a Skanska colleague and a comprehensive induction process.


Our opportunities are all London or Cambridgeshire based unless otherwise stated they include:

Commercial Manager

This role is all about high-quality solutions and best client value. You’ll motivate and coach your team – taking the lead on projects that vary in scale, scope and exposure.


You’ll oversee aspects of:

– Procurement

– Financial reporting

– Risk management

– Heath and safety

Quantity Surveyor

Ensuring that everyone involved in your project understands the full scope of work, you’ll encourage them to share their knowledge – benefiting both project delivery and our customers.



– Review procurement schedules and negotiate agreements

– Maximise financial effectiveness


Developing innovative solutions and inspiring others to deliver them with you, you’ll provide technical expertise, advice and support to a variety of engineering operations.



– Be involved within environmental, health and safety and quality issues

– Ensure projects meet industry good practice and specifications


You’ll take responsibility for a co-ordinated approach, from programme design and planning to analysis and reporting.



– Plan and monitor activities

– Share sequence and methodology to ensure that all customer and contractual requirement are met.

Project Manager

This role is all about creating a strong team spirit. You’ll be the main point of contact for the client and the project team leading the day-to-day construction management.


You’ll be heavily involved in:

– Design

– Procurement

– Installation

– Logistics

– Compliance

– Commissions

Other available opportunities:


– Civil engineer

– Mechanical & electrical engineer

– Design engineer

– Geotechnical engineer


– Construction supervisor

– Project Manager

– Planner

– BIM technician

– Facilities Management (General Management)


– Quantity surveyor

– Buyer

– Commercial manager

Enabling functions: (Maple Cross based)

– Human resources

– IT

– Health and safety

– Environment

– Finance

A career with us means you’ll have the freedom to develop your skills and leave your mark on the communities in which we work.

The application deadline is Friday 24th June. Please apply with a CV and cover letter stating the discipline of interest.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Skanska Return-to-work Programme 2016


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