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Graduate opportunities

Help to shape the future of our business. In return, you’ll enjoy lots of development opportunities, plus a competitive salary.

Check out our graduate programmes, below. Just so you know: you can only apply to one per year. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

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We are now live for the majority of our 2019 Graduate schemes. Marketing and Commercial programmes will go live in the first week of October.

  • Software Engineering Academy
  • Technology
  • Business programmes

During this hands-on, accelerated learning programme, you’ll be working either within the Developer or DevOps team using agile methodologies on projects to help make sure Sky stays ahead of the game.

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Girls can code - Software Engineering Insight day

We’d like to invite you to a Software Engineering Insight Day at Sky. This is your opportunity to spend a full day at our HQ near London and find out about all the exciting things we do in our Software Engineering departments.

Duration: 1 day
Requirements: Currently attending University
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: 19th October

You don’t have to hold a degree in computer science, all we’re looking for is passion for software and technology.

Technology is at the heart of everything we do, which is why we’re serious about supporting the next generation of tech talent. We offer a Software graduate programme in Software Development, Automation Testing and DevOps, plus a whole host of placement and work experience opportunities. If you have a passion for Software and Technology and want to explore opportunities within our software engineering department, let us open your eyes to all the amazing things we do here!

What to expect:

  • Tech Taster Activities – getting to experiment with some technologies and understand the fundamentals to coding and programming through a practical coding exercise
  • Skills sessions – designed to showcase your skills and personality, as well as give you application hints and tips
  • Networking – with the recruitment team, graduates, interns and senior managers to hear first-hand about the opportunities in technology at Sky
  • Tour of the Sky Campus

When: Friday 19th October 2018

Timings: 09.30 – 17.00

People drive Sky’s success. What you need is the passion and ambition to write your own career story.  Apply now to take the first step in your career at Sky!

To find out more about our Early Careers opportunities, visit www.skyearlycareers.com

Apply now

Graduate Software Developer (Osterley)

In the driver’s seat from day one, you’ll build the software that steers us to success.

Duration: 7 months
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: July 2019

You’ll learn a lot in seven months. After five weeks, you’ll be familiar with the major software engineering principles, as well as Java development, test-driven development, continuous build and integration. Over the remaining six months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly-acquired skills into practice on current projects, before moving into the Delivery team.

About the programme

You will

  • Deliver and support the building of our software products
  • Team up with software professionals to create high-quality, testable products designed to please customers
  • Work to tight timescales using Agile delivery principles
  • Support the planning, execution and integration of services into a complex data centre and network environment

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • Passionate about all aspects of technology
  • A quick learner and a team player
  • Aware of Agile methodologies

 

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more.

Apply now

Graduate Automated Tester (Osterley)

Influence the future of our business from day one. Build quality, customer-focused testing solutions, helping us continue to deliver world-class software.

Duration: 7 months
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: July 2019

About the programme

You’ll learn a lot in seven months. After five weeks, you’ll be familiar with major software engineering and testing principles, as well as DevOps and test-driven development. Learn the fundamentals of performance and API testing, mobile and hardware testing. And the security principles that underpin all of our work. Over the remaining six months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly-acquired skills into practice on current projects before moving into the Delivery team.

You will

• Identify and negotiate business objectives to deliver quality, customer-focused testing solutions

• Collaborate with developers to maintain and improve our test suite

• Stay up to date on the status of tests, offering solutions as needed

• Help us deliver continuous, quality code that matches business requirements

You’ll be

• A graduate – or soon will be

• Passionate about all aspects of technology

• Familiar with quality assurance processes and eager to learn more

• Aware of Agile methodologies

• A quick learner and team player

• Someone that enjoys using logic to solve problems

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more.

When to apply

The current closing date for applications is 30 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

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Graduate Automated Tester (Leeds)

Influence the future of our business from day one. Build quality, customer-focused testing solutions, helping us continue to deliver world-class software.  

Duration: 7 months
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline.
Location(s): Leeds
Start date: July 2019

About the programme

You’ll learn a lot in seven months. After five weeks, you’ll be familiar with major software engineering and testing principles, as well as DevOps and test-driven development. Learn the fundamentals of performance and API testing, mobile and hardware testing. And the security principles that underpin all of our work. Over the remaining six months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly-acquired skills into practice on current projects before moving into the Delivery team.

You will

  • Identify and negotiate business objectives to deliver quality, customer-focused testing solutions
  • Collaborate with developers to maintain and improve our test suite
  • Stay up to date on the status of tests, offering solutions as needed
  • Help us deliver continuous, quality code that matches business requirements 

 

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • Passionate about all aspects of technology
  • Familiar with quality assurance processes and eager to learn more
  • Aware of Agile methodologies
  • A quick learner and team player
  • Someone that enjoys using logic to solve problems 

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Leeds Dock campus offers a pool table, table tennis, discounted gym membership, endless local discounts, and much more.

When to apply

The current closing date for applications is 30 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply Now

Graduate DevOps Engineer (Osterley)

Buckle up: you’re in for a thrilling ride. Help us stay streets ahead of our competitors by learning how to develop and deliver new products to millions of customers. 

Duration: 7 months
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline.
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: September 2019

About the programme

You’ll learn a lot in seven months. Spend your first four weeks absorbing the essential elements of being a DevOps Engineer. Over the remaining six months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly-acquired skills into practice on current projects. Once you complete the programme, you’ll move into our Delivery team, which supports our Development, Quality Assurance and Release Management teams.

 

You’ll then help us reduce costs, improve products, enhance service availability, tighten security and boost our growth. Quality will always be at the top of the agenda as you deliver useful, innovative software.

You will

  • Deliver and support the building of our software products
  • Team up with software professionals to create high-quality, testable products designed to please customers
  • Work to tight timescales using Agile delivery principles
  • Support the planning, execution and integration of services into a complex data centre and network environment

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • Passionate about all aspects of technology
  • Able to develop scripted software in a modern web language
  • Familiar with pipeline automation and deployment frameworks such as Jenkins, Puppet, AWS and VMware automation
  • Comfortable using cloud-related technologies
  • Aware of Agile methodologies 

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more.

When to apply

The current closing date for applications is 30 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply now

Graduate Software Developers (Leeds)

In the driver’s seat from day one, you’ll build the software that steers us to success.

Duration: 7 months
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Leeds
Start date: July 2019

About the programme

You’ll learn a lot in seven months. After five weeks, you’ll be familiar with the major software engineering principles, as well as Java development, test-driven development, continuous build and integration. Over the remaining six months, with our guidance, you’ll put your newly-acquired skills into practice on current projects, before moving into the Delivery team.

You will

  • Deliver and support the building of our software products
  • Team up with software professionals to create high-quality, testable products designed to please customers
  • Work to tight timescales using Agile delivery principles
  • Support the planning, execution and integration of services into a complex data centre and network environment

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • Passionate about all aspects of technology
  • A quick learner and a team player
  • Aware of Agile methodologies

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Leeds Dock campus offers a pool table, table tennis, discounted gym membership, endless local discounts, and much more.

Apply now

Join our Technology programme and you’ll work with cutting-edge technology from day one. If you love innovative products, this is a great chance to work on industry-leading technology and be inspired by experts before deciding on a final career path.

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Explore Sky: Technology Insight Day

We’d like to invite you to a Technology Insight Day at Sky. This is your opportunity to spend a full day at our HQ near London and find out about all the exciting things we do in our Technology and Software Engineering departments.

Duration: 10.00 - 14.00
Requirements: You don’t have to hold a degree in technology, all we’re looking for is enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: Tuesday 25th September 2018

We’d like to invite you to a Technology Insight Day at Sky. This is your opportunity to spend a full day at our HQ near London and find out about all the exciting things we do in our Technology and Software Engineering departments.

You don’t have to hold a degree in technology, all we’re looking for is enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.

Technology is at the heart of everything we do, which is why we’re serious about supporting the next generation of tech talent. We offer a rotational Technology graduate programme, Software graduate programme in Software Development, Automation Testing and DevOps, plus a whole host of placement and work experience opportunities. You may not have thought about a career in Technology, so let us open your eyes to all the amazing things we do here!

What to expect:

  • Tech Taster Activities – getting to experiment with some technologies and understand the fundamentals to coding and programming
  • Skills sessions – designed to showcase your skills and personality, as well as give you application hints and tips
  • Networking – with the recruitment team, graduates, interns and senior managers to hear first-hand about the opportunities in technology at Sky
  • Tour of the Sky Campus

When: Friday 21st September 2018

Timings: 10.00 – 14.00

People drive Sky’s success. What you need is the passion and ambition to write your own career story.  Apply now to take the first step in your career at Sky!

To find out more about our Early Careers opportunities, visit our website or email earlycareers@sky.uk .

Apply now

Technology Graduate Programme (Livingston)

Give customers the best possible experience through technology. Contribute to multiple projects, from data analytics and cyber security, to product innovations such as Sky Q, NOW TV and Sky Mobile.

Duration: 2 years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline.
Location(s): Livingston, Scotland
Start date: July 2019

About the programme

 

Our Technology grads helped launch the Sky Q box. They were integral to the release of Sky GO, Sky VR, Sky Cinema and the Sky Kids app. Follow in their footsteps and play a critical part in developing and maintaining technology used by millions of customers as well as the systems used here at Sky.

 

Livingston, south west of Edinburgh, is home to more than 700 of our Technology team, all focused on developing and supporting the key systems that serve our customers. As part of the Graduate Programme, your rotations could span Analysis, Development, Infrastructure and Network Operations, Cyber Security, Performance Engineering, Test and Data Science.

 

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • Passionate about technology
  • A quick learner and a team player

You’ll get

 

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Scotland offices have a subsidised canteen, free shuttle bus service, on-site gym and much more.

When to apply 

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

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Technology Graduate Programme (Osterley)

Give customers the best possible experience through technology. Contribute to multiple projects, from data analytics and cyber security, to product innovations such as Sky Q, NOW TV and Sky Mobile.

Duration: 2 years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: July 2019

About the programme

 

Our Technology grads helped launch the Sky Q box. They were integral to the release of Sky GO, Sky VR, Sky Cinema and the Sky Kids app. Follow in their footsteps and play a critical part in developing and maintaining technology used by millions of customers as well as the systems used here at Sky.

 

You’ll start with a five-week induction before embarking on three placements. You’ll collaborate with teams from Software Engineering, TV & Digital Platforms and Network Services. Build our latest mobile apps. Launch new channels. Be involved in making innovative decisions for our products on TV, Web and Consoles. And explore new technologies that let us achieve brilliant things.

 

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • Passionate about technology
  • A quick learner and a team player 

 You’ll get 

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more.

When to apply 

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply Now

Technology-Security Graduate Programme (Osterley)

Find new ways to please customers through technology. From mastering data analytics and cyber security to developing our next bestselling product.

Duration: 2 years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: July 2019

About the programme

 

You’ll have a five-week induction before getting under the skin of our cyber security operation. In time, you’ll take on a more focused role within our Group Technology Security team, whether that’s simulating an attack on our computers or designing system architecture. 

You’ll learn about

•         Business support and security program/project management

•         Security design and architecture

•         Technical operations

•         Assurance, penetration testing and code review

 

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • Passionate about cyber security
  • A quick learner and a team player 

 You’ll get 

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more.

When to apply 

The current closing date for applications is 30 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

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Whatever your favourite show on Sky is, one thing’s for sure. It took a lot of behind-the-scenes people to get it on air. Join us in Change Delivery, Finance, Marketing and Commercial and find out how you could play your part.

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Change Delivery - Business Analyst (Scotland)

Help deliver our top-quality products and services. Work with a variety of teams across the business to keep customers coming back for more.

Duration: Two years
Requirements: An undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Livingston, Scotland
Start date: August 2019

About the programme

As our Graduate Business Analyst, you’ll join the team responsible for our award-winning customer service. Help deliver our top-quality products and services. Drive improvements. Dive into exciting projects. Work with our Customer Operations, Product, Marketing and IT teams. Learn how Change Delivery supports our strategic goals, and how Business Analysts help us get things done.

For the first six months, you’ll team up with one of our experienced Business Analysts to help you get started. Once you’ve got your feet under the table, we’ll give you the freedom to do your best work, your way.                                                                                               

You will

  • Define and deliver new products and services
  • Develop a streamlined customer experience
  • Drive changes to the way we do things
  • Support our training and communications teams, as well as retail advisors, in rolling out changes

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • A confident communicator, no matter who you’re talking to
  • Collaborative, capable of building strong relationships
  • An analytical thinker that can simplify your thought process for others
  • Enthusiastic, flexible and keen to learn quickly
  • Happy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing to drive your own development

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Plus, access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development.

When to apply

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply now

Change Delivery - Business Analyst (Osterley, West London)

Dive into exciting projects. Work with people from Customer Operations, Product and Marketing and IT. Learn how Change Delivery supports our strategic goals. Once your two years are up, you’ll join the team as a fully trained Business Analyst.

Duration: Two years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: August 2019

About the programme

 

As our Graduate Business Analyst, you’ll join the team responsible for our award-winning customer service. Help deliver our top-quality products and services. Drive improvements. Dive into exciting projects. Work with our Customer Operations, Product, Marketing and IT teams. Learn how Change Delivery supports our strategic goals, and how Business Analysts help us get things done.

 

For the first six months, you’ll team up with one of our experienced Business Analysts to help you get started. Once you’ve got your feet under the table, we’ll give you the freedom to do your best work, your way.

                                                                                                       

You will

 

  • Define and deliver new products and services
  • Develop a streamlined customer experience
  • Drive changes to the way we do things
  • Support our training and communications teams, as well as retail advisors, in rolling out changes

 

You’ll be

 

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • A confident communicator, no matter who you’re talking to
  • Collaborative, capable of building strong relationships
  • An analytical thinker that can simplify your thought process for others
  • Enthusiastic, flexible and keen to learn quickly
  • Happy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing to drive your own development

You’ll get 

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Plus, access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development.

When to apply 

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply now

Change Delivery - Project Manager (Scotland)

Dive into exciting projects. Work with people from Customer Operations, Product, Marketing and IT. Learn how Change Delivery supports our strategic goals. Once your two years are up, you’ll join the team as a fully trained Project Manager.

Duration: 2 years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Livingston, Scotland
Start date: August 2019

About the programme

As our Graduate Project Manager, you’ll join the team responsible for our award-winning customer service. Help deliver our top-quality products and services. Drive improvements. Dive into exciting projects. Work with our Customer Operations, Product, Marketing and IT teams. And learn how Change Delivery supports our strategic goals.

For the first six months, you’ll team up with one of our experienced Project Managers to help you get started. Once you’ve got your feet under the table, we’ll give you the freedom to do your best work, your way.

You will

  • Keep track of your project’s progress
  • Update relevant people in the business
  • Define the business need for your project and help others understand it, too
  • Manage and track risks, working with other teams to reduce impacts on timeline and budget
  • Help us launch new products and services

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • A confident communicator, no matter who you’re talking to
  • Collaborative, capable of building strong relationships
  • An analytical thinker that can simplify your thought process for others
  • Enthusiastic, flexible and keen to learn quickly
  • Happy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing to drive your own development

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Plus access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development.

When to apply

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply now

Finance (Osterley, West London)

Boost your accounting skills over three year-long placements that span the entire business: from content and channels to product development and technology, sales and strategy. You’ll also spend time at our Livingston HQ up in Scotland. And if you fancy a European change of scene, our Munich and Milan offices welcome Finance grads. 

Duration: 3 years
Requirements: 2.1 degree, or equivalent
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: February 2019 or August 2019

About the programme

Learn how we pay our suppliers, and how we get paid. Prepare month-end accounts. Set and track budgets. Make a case for investment decisions. Analyse data. Work with teams across the business to meet and exceed our targets.

Boost your accounting skills over three year-long placements that span the entire business, from content and channels, to product development and technology, sales and strategy. You’ll also spend time at our Livingston HQ up in Scotland. And if you fancy a European change of scene, our Munich and Milan offices welcome Finance grads.

You’ll be•    A graduate with a 2.1 – or you soon will be 

•    Analytical and commercially-minded•    A confident communicator•    A team player •    A self-starter, eager to drive change in an exciting and dynamic environment

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Scotland offices have a subsidised canteen, free shuttle bus service, on-site gym and much more.

When to apply 

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply now

Change Delivery - Project Manager (Osterley, West London)

Dive into exciting projects. Work with people from Customer Operations, Product, Marketing and IT. Learn how Change Delivery supports our strategic goals. Once your two years are up, you’ll join the team as a fully trained Project Manager.

Duration: 2 years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: August 2019

About the programme

As our Graduate Project Manager, you’ll join the team responsible for our award-winning customer service. Help deliver our top-quality products and services. Drive improvements. Dive into exciting projects. Work with our Customer Operations, Product, Marketing and IT teams. And learn how Change Delivery supports our strategic goals.

For the first six months, you’ll team up with one of our experienced Project Managers to help you get started. Once you’ve got your feet under the table, we’ll give you the freedom to do your best work, your way.

You will

  • Keep track of your project’s progress
  • Update relevant people in the business
  • Define the business need for your project and help others understand it, too
  • Manage and track risks, working with other teams to reduce impacts on timeline and budget
  • Help us launch new products and services

 

You’ll be

  • A graduate – or soon will be
  • A confident communicator, no matter who you’re talking to
  • Collaborative, capable of building strong relationships
  • An analytical thinker that can simplify your thought process for others
  • Enthusiastic, flexible and keen to learn quickly
  • Happy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Willing to drive your own development

 

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Plus access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development.

When to apply 

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply now

Finance (Scotland)

Boost your accounting skills over three year-long placements in Finance Operations, Actuals Reporting and Commercial Finance. And if you fancy swapping Livingston for Munich or Milan, you can: our European offices welcome Finance grads.  

Duration: 3 years
Requirements: 2.1 degree, or equivalent
Location(s): Livingston, Scotland
Start date: August 2019

About the programme

Learn how we pay our suppliers, and how we get paid. Prepare month-end accounts. Set and track budgets. Make a case for investment decisions. Analyse data. Work with teams across the business to meet and exceed our targets.

Boost your accounting skills with our three invigorating one-year placements in Finance Operations, Actuals Reporting and Commercial Finance. Enjoy full support to study for your CIMA qualification, giving you membership to the world’s leading professional body of management accountants. And if you fancy swapping Livingston for Munich or Milan, you can: our European offices welcome Finance grads. 

You’ll be•    A graduate with a 2.1 – or you soon will be 

•    Analytical and commercially-minded•    A confident communicator•    A team player •    A self-starter, eager to drive change in an exciting and dynamic environment

You’ll get

Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our Scotland offices have a subsidised canteen, free shuttle bus service, on-site gym and much more.

When to apply 

The current closing date for applications is 28 October 2018. But things move quickly around here, so apply now to avoid disappointment.

Apply now

Explore Sky: Change Delivery Insight Day (Osterley)

Applications are currently closed.

This opportunity will not re-open until next year (subject to change)

We’d like to invite you to a Change Delivery Insight Day at Sky. This is your opportunity to spend a full day at our HQ near London and find out all the exciting things we do in our Change Delivery department

Duration: 13:00-16:00
Requirements: You don’t have to hold any specific degree type. In Change, we’re looking for great enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.
Location(s): London
Start date: 21st September 2018

We’d like to invite you to a Change Delivery Insight Day at Sky. This is your opportunity to spend a full day at our HQ near London and find out about all the exciting things we do in our Change Delivery department.  

 

You don’t have to hold any specific degree type. In Change, we’re looking for great enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.

 

Sky’s two year rotational Change Delivery graduate programme is a fantastic opportunity to truly explore how Sky implements projects from start to finish. You will join our team as either a Project Manager or Business Analyst, learning your trade through a fantastic blend of internal training, on the job training and external professional qualifications (APMP as a Project Manager, BCS International Diploma as a Business Analyst).

 

You’ll be challenged to stretch your analytical mind and business knowledge at an addictively fast pace, but you’ll have the support you need to develop valuable practical experience and become a rising star in our team!

 

You may not have thought about a career in Change focussed Project Management or Business Analysis, so let us show you the amazing things you could be leading the Change on in Sky!

 

What to expect:

  • Graduate Scheme Information – getting to know how the Change Delivery graduate scheme works here at Sky
  • Skills sessions – designed to showcase your skills and personality, as well as give you application hints and tips
  • Networking – with the recruitment team, graduates, and senior managers to hear first-hand about the opportunities in Change Delivery at Sky
  • Tour of the Sky Campus

 

When: Friday 21st September 2018

 

Timings: 13.00 – 16.00

 

People drive Sky’s success. What you need is the passion and ambition to write your own career story. 

 

To find out more about our Early Careers opportunities, visit our website or email earlycareers@sky.uk

Apply now

Explore Sky: Finance Insight Day

Applications are currently closed.

 

We’d like to invite you to a Finance Insight Day at Sky. This is your opportunity to spend a full day at our HQ near London and find out all the exciting things we do in our commercial Finance department.

Duration: 10.00 - 14.00
Requirements: You don’t have to hold a numerical degree, all we’re looking for is enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: Friday 14th September 2018

We’d like to invite you to a Finance Insight Day at Sky. This is your opportunity to spend a full day at our HQ near London and find out about all the exciting things we do in our Finance department.  

You don’t have to hold a Finance degree, all we’re looking for is enthusiasm and a willingness to learn.

Sky’s award-winning three year rotational Finance graduate programme is a fantastic opportunity. You will receive full support to complete your CIMA qualification, while also gaining exposure to truly exciting products including cost implications of new TV shows and technology ventures. You’ll be given the opportunity to learn how to prepare management reports, plan budgets, forecast, set out project costs and work with teams in other areas of the business.

You’ll be challenged to stretch your analytical mind and commercial knowledge, but you’ll have the support you need to develop valuable practical experience and become a rising star in our Finance team!

You may not have thought about a career in commercial Finance, so let us open your eyes to all the amazing things we do here!

What to expect:

  • Finance Activities – getting to know how the Finance graduate programme works here at Sky
  • Skills sessions – designed to showcase your skills and personality, as well as give you application hints and tips
  • Networking – with the recruitment team, graduates, interns and senior managers to hear first-hand about the opportunities in technology at Sky
  • Tour of the Sky Campus

When: Friday 14th September 2018

Timings: 10.00 – 14.00

People drive Sky’s success. What you need is the passion and ambition to write your own career story.  Apply now to take the first step in your career at Sky!

To find out more about our Early Careers opportunities, visit our website or email earlycareers@sky.uk .

Apply now

Commercial

Applications are currently closed.

Want to be part of the commercial strategy for Europe’s leading entertainment company? From identification of new market opportunities and products to launch, through determining commercial plans to managing sales and churn performance, our Commercial team delivers brilliant results, the right way. Applications are currently closed.

Duration: 2 years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline.
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: TBC

We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment and communications business. With over 22 million customers across five countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us as a Commercial Graduate and be part of the team that continually delivers brilliant results, the right way.

So what kind of things can you expect to get involved in?  Everything – with end-to-end commercial exposure starting with identification of new market opportunities and products to launch, through to determining the quarterly and annual commercial plans and managing sales and churn performance.  Over the course of the programme, you’ll gain exposure to every aspect of Commercial Strategy and Planning.

The perks

As a valued employee of Sky, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. Plus, there’s a great range of other benefits to fit around your needs too.

Your key responsibilities

During the two-years you’ll complete four 6-month rotations, which include core elements of commercial strategy and trading performance management with further opportunities to explore other commercial disciplines through 1-2 optional placements. At the end of this program, we’d expect to fast track you to a manager role in one of these business areas.

Core placements 

Commercial Strategy and Planning: Working with our Commercial team on one of our key products – Broadband, TV, Sports, Cinema or Mobile you’ll: review and analyse the stats, as well as understand our strategy, to make sure targets are met across both new sales and existing customers.  At the same time, you'll gain a firm understanding of the external marketplace and Sky’s position in it.Trading Performance: Working with our Trading Performance teams, you’ll make decisions on a daily basis about pricing, promotions, and sales channel performance, to help improve sales and retention.

Optional placements

Propositional Development: Part of our Propositions team, you’ll look to apply your strategic thinking and customer insights to help determine the new products and services we should launch.Media Planning: Part of our Media Planning team, you’ll apply your strategic knowledge and work with creative agencies to decide where Sky spends their money in ‘Above the line’ and ‘Below the line’ communications.Your skills

Your skills

  • You’ll need to hold or be on track to achieve an undergraduate degree in any area.
  • Work collaboratively with a range of individuals and teams to get things done, juggle priorities and manage deadlines.
  • A confident communicator with an analytical mind and great attention to detail.
  • Able to demonstrate your passion for Sky and driving improvements to performance.

 Want to be part of the commercial strategy for Europe’s leading entertainment company? Then apply today: Due to the fast-paced nature of Sky's businesses; our vacancy close dates may be subject to change – at present the closing date for applications is Friday 26th January 2018. 

 Happy to talk flexible working It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

Marketing

Applications are currently closed.

Working on exciting projects from planning to execution in a fast paced, creative, analytical environment. Applications are currently closed. 

Duration: 2 years
Requirements: Undergraduate degree in any discipline
Location(s): Osterley, West London
Start date: TBS

Marketing at Sky

Great TV, no matter how brilliant, is a waste of time if no-one watches it. Even with a brand as well-known as Sky, we need to remind people of the outstanding drama, comedy and up-to-the-minute news and sports on offer. Not to mention all the enticing deals and additional products available. You can’t help but have spotted the amazing work our Marketing team do. From billboards to TV adverts, we’re pretty much everywhere. But Marketing at Sky is much more than that.

How the programme works

During this two-year programme, you’ll complete two 12 month rotations in two of the areas below. 

  • ‘Above the line’ (ATL) communication, working in a brand team. This could be in Sports, Movies, Now TV, TV Products, Sky Store, or Sky Difference. You might be working with external agencies, writing briefs and signing off creative designs seen by millions.
  • ‘Below the line’ (BTL) communication, linking with creative agencies. You’ll gain exposure to multiple BTL media channels such as direct mail, email and door drops working across Sky with our teams from Broadband to Customer Management.
  • Strategy & Planning, as part of a Proposition, Planning, or Strategic team. Working in teams like Strategy and Planning, Media Planning or Product Propositions, you’ll apply your strategic thinking and make insightful recommendations based on data and research.
  • Commercial Awareness, within a Commercial team within Marketing. You’ll review the analysis and the stats, reviewing our strategy to make sure targets are met. At the same time you'll gain a firm understanding of the external marketplace and Sky’s position in it.

Your skills

  • You’ll need to hold or be on track to achieve an undergraduate degree in any area
  • You’ll need to demonstrate how much you want to work in Marketing at Sky
  • A confident communicator with an analytical mind, you’ll be able to work well as part of a team, juggle priorities and hit deadlines

If you want to play your part in marketing a well-recognised brand , and push yourself to become a top marketing professional apply today.

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