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7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 17 ratings in 2019)
"A fun place to work with supportive colleagues."
Culture
8.5 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.8 / 10
 
Hours
9.2 / 10
 
Salary
8.9 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.2 / 10
 
 
Training
8.2 / 10
 

Pros

  • There’s a fair amount of flexibility with hours to help people maintain a work/life balance.
  • The salary is seen as being fair and very good for a graduate position.
  • Diversity is seen as being strong and a high priority for the company.
  • Employees are able to take advantage of many perks including discounts.

Cons

  • The size of the company can mean there’s a fair amount of administrative processes.
  • Some feel there is an element of hierarchy.
  • Rotation opportunities could be more structured.
  • Some technology and systems can feel dated.

What insiders say about...

"Let your personality and interest shine through as much as your knowledge and experience...."

"The culture is great. My line manager and team are really supportive in work and..."

"They vary a little (some are better than others) but even the Bradford office up..."

"The Virgin Media core hours based on flexible working principles are 10.00 am to..."

"It's a good salary for a graduate programme. However, for someone who moves to a..."

"We have a pension and Bupa health paid for. We have a wellbeing number, which is..."

"It was a series of situation-based questions quite similar to the situational judgement..."

"VM seems pretty proactive and encourages cycling to work as well as having recycling..."

"There is a good structure in terms of performance reviews and objective setting online,..."

"From what I have seen the company is very inclusive. It also has a partnership with..."

"There are many opportunities to progress my career. However, this is very much down..."

"It has varied depending on the placements and a lot of my work has been done in Excel...."

"The flexibility of the role and the opportunity to learn."

"It's a large company so there can be a lot of processes and admin requirements."

"Richard Branson doesn't own Virgin Media and is not the CEO."

"A fun place to work with supportive colleagues."

"I noticed VM was well respected in terms of graduate jobs and it was in the top 100..."

"I have been on a variety of training sessions since I joined the company, from Excel,..."

"A little more trust in the work that is given."

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