Sky Academy



Sky is Europe's leading entertainment company and serves 21 million customers across five countries. They offer the best and broadest range of content, deliver market-leading customer service and use innovative technology to give customers a better TV experience. As Sky grows they’re looking for bright, talented graduates to make a difference to their ever- changing business.

Graduates looking to develop their career at Sky will be part of a fast-paced business that’s changing the game for the entire industry. Joining Sky at one of their state of the art offices close to Central London, Leeds or Edinburgh, graduates will be right in the thick of it. Whatever their skills, wherever they join, from day one they’ll be part of a network of friendly graduates that stretch right across the business. They’ll work on real projects making decisions that really matter and help Sky do better than ever.

And because successful graduates play such an important role for Sky, their mentors will make sure they have everything they need to develop. This includes working on a structured and tailored plan to progress their career through plenty of development opportunities. What’s more, they’ll have access to great rewards such as free Sky+HD and broadband, as well as enrolment in the Sky pension plan, health insurance and a wide range of retail discounts.

Sky offers a broad range of graduate programmes across their business and technology functions; from finance to software engineering, marketing to management and more. Whatever graduates are studying, there is a place for them to shine and create their own story at Sky.

Training & Profiles

All graduates will have access to extensive training and support throughout the role.

This varies depending on the programme joined. For example; professional qualifications relating to your field (i.e. CIMA as part of the Finance programme) or extensive in-house role specific development (i.e. both the Software Engineering Academy programme and Technology begin with internal in-house training for 4-6 weeks).

Centralised activity and training modules occur thoughtout the programme allowing networking and skills development for all beginning with a 2 day induction including sessions from senior Sky leaders and providing a key insight into the organisation you’ve joined.

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