Sky graduates

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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"A big broadcasting corporation that looks after employees."
Culture
8.6 / 10
 
Formal Training
8.2 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.8 / 10
 
Salary
8.4 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.0 / 10
 
 

Pros

  • The offices boast a wide range of facilities including restaurants, a gym and a cinema.
  • The salary is considered good for a graduate programme and graduate employees seem confident in how it will increase over time.
  • Most managers are approachable and willing to help whenever required. Regular feedback is also provided.
  • The flexible hours and agile working helps graduates to maintain a good work/life balance.

Cons

  • Some consider the office to be quite distant from central London.
  • As with any company of this size, administrative matters can take a long time to complete.
  • There are graduates who feel that the fast-paced environment puts them under pressure.
  • Some would like to see more efficiency within some departments.

What insiders say about...

"There's a telephone interview followed by an assessment centre. Be yourself and try..."

"My experience has been that there is a social culture outside of the office. We have..."

"Understanding Sky is an amazing initiative that allows us to understand the different..."

"The offices are amazing and the smart casual dress code means you can wear whatever..."

"We have core hours of 10.00 am to 4.00 pm and must do 37.5 hours a week. You can..."

"It's pretty decent for a graduate scheme. It's definitely enough to live on in L..."

"The company matches our pension contribution. We all get free Sky TV, cheap Sky phone..."

"It gave me the chance to change my career and to work somewhere where I could stay..."

"The main focus right now is on Sky's 'Ocean Rescue' campaign. Part of this is that..."

"I have interactions with my managers every day and weekly one-to-ones. There's a..."

"There is a special scheme to get women into tech and there are intranet pages devoted..."

"Progression at the early stages is simply a case of proving I now know enough to..."

"The quality of work is generally good. My day-to-day role usually includes daily..."

"The best thing about working for my employer is the fact that you get ownership of..."

"The location. Livingston is a small village and living outside of it can make commuting..."

"Over 170,000 young people are reached through the Sky Academy."

"Giant, fast-paced and exciting."

"Move the campus to central London."

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