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7.9 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 17 ratings in 2019)
"Energetic, wholesome and reactive."
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...

"Don't worry about your previous knowledge or experience. Focus on being yourself..."

"The induction was in Amsterdam! The company flew all the new grads to Amsterdam for..."

"We have a smart casual dress code. The office space is relaxed and varied depending..."

"Hours are very flexible. I can work from home if I need to and give short notice..."

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

"We get great discounts for all VM's products including 50% off Virgin Trains, access..."

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

"We have a sustainability team but there is not a lot of visibility about how we do..."

"I work closely with my manager and sit near them in the office so exposure to management..."

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

"It isn't exactly clear what it takes to move up the ranks, although using common..."

"The quality of work is good, although I don't have enough on my plate at the minute..."

"The benefits and pay as well as the occasional flexibility of working and the training..."

"It can sometimes be a little hierarchical, especially with budget spending."

"Mo Farah is our director of Going the Extra Mile and actually has an employee number...."

"Energetic, wholesome and reactive."

"Virgin Media is a renowned brand and a leading player within the telecommunications..."

"Lots of work-place training is offered but there's little technical training or certification...."

"Some more social events would be nice, as would a few more freebies."

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