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Programme Manager

Employer
British Sky Broadcasting Group
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
26 Jun 2022

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Sector
Technology & New Media
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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Want to do the best work of your life? Make your mark at Europe's leading entertainment brand. Our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work - a place where you can be yourself and let your skills shine.
What you'll do:
  • Take end-to-end ownership of a diverse variety of projects, falling under the programme, utilizing your communication skills to work with and influence a broad range of multi-disciplinary teams (solutions architecture, test & delivery, support, product, partners, customer team).
  • Lead and manage a team of Project Managers, supporting their delivery and career development goals.
  • Bring to bear your programme management, technical, organizational, and transformation expertise to understand the business and strategic goals, translate them into an executable plan, and drive the implementation to success
  • Ensure necessary governance and controls are in place to ensure successful delivery, demonstrate alignment to agreed time, cost, and quality work.
  • Identify and proactively handle risks, issues, dependencies, forecast resources demand and prioritization.
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships at all levels from partners to programme team members.
  • Lead the programme team by example. Motivate the team and create a collaborate 'can do' environment
What you'll bring:
  • You will be passionate about delivering a great customer experience, driving innovation, and delivering successful migration programs.
  • You will have a consistent track record of successful complex transformation delivery programmes, leading large teams in a multicultural environment.
  • People leadership skills with demonstrable experience.
  • A solid background across broadband network technologies core and access, cloud computing (private & public cloud) and OSS.
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, including a demonstrated ability to effectively deliver information at the C-suite/VP level
Team Overview:Group Communications and Infrastructure
Looking to be part of non-stop innovation? Join our Group Communications and Infrastructure team and you'll work alongside experts in broadband, telephony, mobile, cloud and infrastructure. We're the team that designs, builds, supports, and maintains the telecoms networks across the whole Sky Group. Together, we help Sky broadband, mobile and TV enter new markets by creating a single and secure infrastructure for the amazing content and services that keep our customers coming back for more.

We bring the best from the global market into Sky - we buy technology, marketing, corporate, operational services and editorial production solutions. We are an international team working with our stakeholders our partners to curate the most effective and efficient customer-led operating model. High ethical standards are embeded in our team, and we engage our supply chains in creating a sustainable future!
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
Where you'll work:Brick Lane
Our Brick Lane office is in the heart of the East End of London. It's part of a vibrant and diverse community; close to street food, cafes, and shops. The closest tube station is Aldgate East and Liverpool Street is about a 10-minute walk.
Inclusion:
Recognised as an 'Inclusive Top 50 Employer' and a 'Times Top 50 Employer for Women', we're working hard to ensure we're a truly inclusive place to work. This means we don't just look at your CV. We're more focused on who you are and the potential you'll bring to Sky. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we're happy to discuss flexible working!

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

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Why wait?

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant 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.
Summary
  • Location: London, Brick Lane; Osterley
  • Type: Full time
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