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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
 
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.

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"Hours here are highly flexible."

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"In my application I was asked about a strategy that I thought Sky did well and to..."

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"There's a lot of LGBTQ+ inclusion as well as a big programme for women and BAME."

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"I got ownership of my work from the early stages of my graduate scheme. My day-to-day..."

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

"Exciting and fun."

"The agile working and development environment as well as good pay and benefits."

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

"Practise agile by using it to organise the internal guilds and clubs as well as work..."

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