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Finance Graduate Programme (Livingston)

Finance at Sky

Our Finance team is rooted at the core of what we do, meaning we offer a hands-on experience of being an Accountant in business. You’ll gain experience in producing the financial and operational reporting that will enable us to continue growing every year and, in addition, you’ll complete analysis and partner the business supporting our customer service function.

It’ll be a real challenge – stretching your analytical mind and working with our Commercial Finance teams across the business. But we’ll make sure you get all the support you need to develop valuable and practical experience, and become a rising star in our Finance team.

You'll be based across our Finance functions in our Livingston (Watermark) and Dunfermline sites. On-site facilities include a health and fitness centre and subsidised restaurants.

About the programme

Our award-winning, three-year rotational programme will give you exposure to exciting projects you just couldn’t find anywhere else. Plus, you’ll be financially supported to study for your CIMA qualification while gaining relevant experience – meaning that you’ll be able to jointhe world’s largest and leading professional body of management Accountants.

Our Finance team is second to none. We’ve been voted Employer of the Year at the CIMA awards for the entire European media sector and Blue-chip Finance Team of the Year at the prestigious Business Finance Awards.

During your training contract, you’ll l complete three one-year placements within our Scotland Finance teams, whilst we support your personal and professional development. To give you a good breadth of experience, you’ll enhance your financial accounting skills working across our Finance Operations, Actuals Reporting and Commercial Finance teams, plus you could have the opportunity to spend time in our European offices in Munich and Milan.

Through your rotations, you’ll learn how our accounts payable and receivable functions work, be able to prepare month end accounts, set budgets and track against them, develop business cases to support projects and investment decisions in our customer service function, analyse data to provide key insight, and collaborate with teams across the business to meet and exceed our business targets.

Your skills

  • A confident communicator who is both analytical and commercially focused.
  • You’ll either have, or be on track to complete, a 2.1 in any discipline. 
  • A team player who is looking to add value to an exciting and dynamic business. 

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