Sky graduates

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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 13 ratings in 2017)
"Exciting and high-quality."
Culture
8.6 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.8 / 10
 
Salary
8.4 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.0 / 10
 
 
Training
8.2 / 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...

"Make sure you study the website and know the current campaigns and products of Sky...."

"Coming through the grad scheme means that there's a great socialising culture and..."

"The campus is amazing and the newer buildings are great. There are still some buildings..."

"Hours here are highly flexible."

"I cannot complain. The salary is good and there's potential for promotion to mid-level..."

"We can visit shows being filmed for free. There's a free cinema in the office, a..."

"What has been the hardest problem you have faced and how did you overcome it? Tell..."

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

"There is a lot of moving around in the company so the manager I had when I started..."

"There is a big focus on inclusion within the company."

"It seems that it's very common for people to move internally and most people in my..."

"Graduates are given real responsibility and individual roles within different departments...."

"It's given me the chance to change my career and it invests a lot in its employees..."

"The office is not in central London so there is no high street, shops or banks nearby...."

"Sky lets you have two paid volunteering days a year."

"Supportive, passionate and focused."

"The exciting products, benefits and location."

"I received five weeks of initial classroom training about all the aspects of being..."

"Having more workers from different countries."

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