27 days ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Project Manager
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 6 countries, make your mark at Europe’s leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.
What you’ll do:
  • Manage project results from beginning to end to ensure delivery dates are met across all the serving and dependent Sky departments.
  • Work closely with the project stakeholders to manage the agreed scope of work and tracking this through to delivery.
  • Manage and ensure effective communication of; project plans, resource allocation plans, budgets, project risks and issues, raising any threats or opportunities to key partners in a timely manner.
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope clearly communicating impacts and priority changes at all times to all partners and interested parties.
  • Ensure that deliverables and other dependencies are on track and delivered into the relevant teams in line with the planned date/s.
  • Create and manage all project artefacts in line with the governance model.
  • Continuously challenge the ways of working to ensure continuous improvement within the teams.
What you’ll bring:
  • Proven Technical Project Management experience.
  • Excellent people & communication skills – can work with a diverse range of personalities and seniority, credible with different audiences within technical, product and commercial communities
  • Understanding of OTT and end-to- end delivery in this domain is desirable
  • Knowledge and experience of working with Agile software development teams
  • Knowledge of tracking and reporting tools, experience with JIRA is desirable
  • Grasp of project/Programme financials, budget management, resource management
  • An enthusiasm and aptitude for learning and developing new skills and practices
Team Overview
OTT: Our team develops and supports technologies for Sky, globally. No matter the device, the time or the place, we make sure that engaging large, diverse audiences with premium entertainment is possible. Our vision is to deliver the world’s best entertainment.
The rewards:
There’s a reason people can’t stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
  • Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband
  • Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences
Where you’ll work:
Osterley
Our Osterley campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Chiswick Park, Gunnersbury, Acton Town and Ealing Broadway tube stations. There’s also plenty of parking, bike shelters and showers.
On campus you’ll find six subsidised restaurants and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.
Inclusion:
We take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion: we’ve been recognised by The Times and Stonewall for this, and we’ve committed £30million to support the fight against racial injustice. We’ve also set ambitious targets for increasing ethnic diversity and representation throughout our organisation.
At Sky we don’t just look at your CV. We’re more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, So we’re open to discussing where and when you do your job, as long as we can balance your needs with those of our customers.
And we’ll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.
Why wait?
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a forward-thinking team. We can’t wait to hear from you.
To find out more about working with us, search #LifeAtSky on social media. A job you love to talk about.
Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.

Skills Required

  • Project Management
  • Communication
  • Developement

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