Arcadis is the leading global Design & Consultancy firm for natural and built assets. Applying our deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services we work in partnership with our clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. We are 27,000 people active in over 70 countries that generate €3.3 billion in revenues. Arcadis. Improving quality of life Arcadis sees flexible working as a basic requirement, not a benefit reserved for a few. All our people want to feel they can be themselves and that fulfilling work doesn’t cost them in other areas of their lives – from family and caring to studying and sports. We are working with all parts of our business to create more part-time and flexible working opportunities which we hope will attract greater diversity. This includes roles at all levels of Arcadis, including management and leadership level where we are creating positive role models. We have successfully moved away from work as a physical place, instead embracing the notion of work as an activity. Part-time and flexible working empower our people to own their time and performance. We have created an environment where output and achievement are the measures used, not the amount of time you sit at your desk.
Relaunch Your Career with Barclays' Encore! Return-to-Work Programme Encore!, one of Barclays’ flagship diversity and citizenship programs, helps individuals who have taken a career break prepare to re-enter the workforce. Barclays values diversity of experience and perspective among its talent and views Encore! as a way to achieve this. We are now accepting applications for Barclays’ 12-week Encore! program in our London, Birmingham and Manchester offices until 15 November, 2018. Selected participants will join the program beginning 15 January 2019 to 5 April 2019. Encore! provides returners with the opportunity to refresh their skills through leadership and development training, mentorship, networking opportunities, and a paid working role for the program’s duration. Qualified candidates with strong performance are eligible to be considered for permanent roles based on availability and mutual interest. Barclays wholeheartedly embraces flexibility with their dynamic working policy giving everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives. The program was established in 2016, and it has expanded in size and locations across India, UK, and US offices since launch. Applicant requirements: Achieved the equivalent of a VP level or above when previously in the workforce. Must have taken at least a one-year career break. Be able to commit to working full-time in the Barclays’ London, Birmingham or Manchester offices for the full 12 weeks and have an interest in a permanent position with Barclays after the program ends. For more information, visit: https://home.barclays/careers/our-programmes/encore/ Application Deadline: 15 November 2018 Please email us with any questions on the programmes: xraEncoreBIUK@barclayscorp.com
LGT Vestra is a partnership between the executive partners and the private banking group LGT, owned by the Princely Family of Liechtenstein. When we set up LGT Vestra in 2008, our aim was to offer a fresh approach to wealth management. The plan was simple: put our clients first by providing a transparent service, designed around what is right for each of them.
We’re the world's largest building society as well as one of the largest savings providers and the second largest mortgages provider in the UK. As a major provider of current accounts, credit cards, ISAs and personal loans, we have over 15 million members who can manage their finances in branch, via the mobile app, on the telephone, internet and post. Headquartered in Swindon with administration centres based in Northampton, Bournemouth and Dunfermline, with a number of call centres across the UK, we have around 18,000 employees. Built on the understanding that we are stronger together than separately, we are committed to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion and advocating flexible working policies that support work-life balance. As a mutual, we’re owned by and run for the benefit of our members, not shareholders. Whether you are a candidate or colleague, we always aim to ensure that you positively experience what defines and differentiates us. Doing so allows us to recruit, develop and retain a workforce that at every level reflects the diversity of our members and the communities in which we operate. We’re also proud to be a founder member of the Equality and Human Rights’ Commission’s Working Forward Campaign and have a made a public commitment to HM Treasury’s Women in Finance Charter.
If you are seeking an opportunity to tackle interesting projects, work in a dynamic team, take on a challenging role or reignite your career after twelve months or more out of the workforce, then this opportunity may be for you! Starting in September 2018, Shell UK is introducing a six-month Return to Work Programme. The Programme has been developed to support experienced professionals, from all backgrounds, return to work. We have identified several exciting projects, aligned to our business plans, for talented Returners with experience in the following disciplines: - IT Project Management or IT Advisory (London) - Finance, Corporate Accounting & Treasury Management (London) - Geology (London) - Geophysics (Aberdeen) - Reservoir Engineering (Aberdeen) The programme will offer Returners: - Engaging work that matches your skills and builds on your professional experiences to date. - Flexibility around hours - you may well have personal priorities outside work, so we won’t expect you to work a typical 9-5. - Technical mentoring in your area of expertise to help you refresh your knowledge and get up to speed. - One to one and group coaching help you explore the next phase of your career. - Support from a manager who’s been trained to help you get the best out of the programme. - Clear points of contact before and during your placement so you can tap into support and navigate the world of Shell. - A paid contract for the equivalent of at least three days a week (All Returners will be engaged as contractors for the duration of the Programme). - Practical advice on your care arrangements, whether for children or anyone else you care for (via Bright Horizons, our external partners). We encourage you to use this opportunity to explore if a career in Shell is right for you. During the programme you will be able to continue to apply for permanent roles in Shell depending on availability. Find answers to your questions about the programme here. If you are able to identify critical issues, apply creative and innovative solutions to real world challenges, engage with a wide range of stakeholders and are passionate about taking the next step in your career, we encourage you to apply today!
At Virgin Money, our ambition is to build a bank that makes ‘everyone better off.’ We do this by delivering good value to our customers, treating colleagues well, making a positive contribution to society, building positive relationships with our partners and delivering sustainable profits to our shareholders. With a powerful brand, strong balance sheet, customer-focused culture and an experienced team, we have created a business which delivers our unique approach to banking and financial services to 3.3 million customers. Our people are essential to our success, and we can only achieve our ambition if we have a culture that attracts and nurtures the most skilled and committed individuals to share our purpose and reach their potential. Diversity at all levels of the business remains a priority as we strive to ensure that those who work for our business reflect the customers we serve, enabling us to provide a relevant, practical and personal banking service.
Cognitive Law is a contemporary law firm built on traditional foundations that empowers its team to reclaim its work-life balance. Headquartered in Brighton, consultants working with Cognitive Law do so on a virtual and flexible basis, many of them working from home. Each consultant manages their own client base and practice specialism, whilst being supported by a team based in the head office. We have ambitious development plans and are actively looking for like-minded solicitors to join us in changing the way law is practised. If you have ambition and skills we can give you the platform to practice law, outside of a traditional law firm environment. We are passionate about promoting a 100% flexible working environment, and are looking for solicitors to share our vision of working in a new way to deliver the best in legal services. It’s time to be properly valued and rewarded for your hard work. It’s time to enjoy more freedom, more flexibility and more money.
Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurer. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. The company is distinguished by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength, underwriting excellence, superior claims handling expertise and local operations globally. The insurance companies of Chubb serve multinational corporations, mid-size and small businesses with property and casualty insurance and services; affluent and high net worth individuals with substantial assets to protect; individuals purchasing life, personal accident, supplemental health, homeowners, automobile and other specialty insurance coverage; companies and affinity groups providing or offering accident and health insurance programs and life insurance to their employees or members; and insurers managing exposures with reinsurance coverage. With $150 billion in assets and $37 billion of gross written premiums in 2014* on a pro forma basis, Chubb’s core operating insurance companies maintain financial strength ratings of AA from Standard & Poor’s and A++ from A.M. Best. Chubb’s parent company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 30,000 people worldwide.
An approachable, professional, commercial and responsive law firm providing excellent value and support to our clients, both domestic and international.
Inclusivity Partners specialises in finding meaningful and fulfilling work for candidates who are reigniting their careers. We work with forward thinking employers who understand the wealth of experience on offer if they enable flexible working models and employers who understand that part-time work and career breaks are perfectly normal in many outstanding highly skilled candidates.
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We enable all types of investors to invest in businesses they believe in and share in their success. We enable all types of growth-focused businesses to raise capital and a community in the process. Our unique offer protects and empowers investors while helping businesses grow. We are equity crowdfunding done properly.
Alceli Limited is a medical device start up which has developed a disruptive technology for proton beam therapy. This therapy is a particularly effective radiological treatment for brain and paediatric cancers. Proof of concept is complete and the company has ambitious growth plans to commercialise this offering via UK and International sales.
We’re called Original Travel for a reason. It’s because we’re constantly looking for innovative ways to make your holiday even better, from the way we plan the trip to the authentic experiences you’ll enjoy while away. These additional services include several that really stand us apart from the competition. We like to call it Original Thinking. The Original Travel team has visited over 160 countries on fact-finding missions and created over 51,500 bespoke itineraries since we were founded back in 2003. The team is made up of 17 different nationalities who speak 15 different languages and who have 35 Original Travel children between them. Find out what sets us apart from the rest.