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Project Manager

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Recruiter: Sky
Listed on: 20th April
Location: Isleworth, London
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 7 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:

- Managing a highly skilled and professional Project Team this role requires a first-class Project Manager focussed on delivering leading edge solutions in a digital media environment. - With a good grasp of motivating and leading others, you must be able to work with a diverse group of people working through the challenges to deliver on time, on budget, within the agreed scope and to the quality expected. - With a clear business acumen, the role requires someone with strong problem-solving skills and good judgemental skills to solve problems and keep projects on track. - With the ability to track finances and monitor the progress of a project the role also requires someone who can provide clear and unambiguous written and verbal reporting of the project status, keeping stakeholders up to date with relevant information. Planning and organising will also be a strong point in the make-up of the Project Manager following a structured methodology with an understanding of risk and issue management. - The role will require you to be tuned into Health and Safety and Occupational Health matters ensuring that at all time they strive through the delivery of projects towards a safer working environment for all.

What you'll bring:

- Technical Project Management - Extensive project management experience of managing delivery through all stages of the systems lifecycle (Initiation, Analysis, Design, Build and Implementation) to be skilled in at least one project management formal method used in a cross disciplined environment - Planning and Control skills, using recognised Project Management tools - Relationship Management - establishing and sustaining strong customer relationships to ensure that their projects are implemented in accordance with their needs. - People Management - particularly managing people without direct authority to ensure the successful delivery of the project and show excellent communication skills - credible with senior management, good at conflict resolution - In-depth knowledge of full systems lifecycle - Significant experience of delivering projects through others and without direct control - Project Management experience or experience in a similar organisation.

Team Overview

Content Broadcast Platforms (CBP) is responsible for the effective and efficient provision of a diverse range of engineering, support and project functions, meeting the needs of Sky and third party channels across the various Sky sites.

In addition to providing a high quality of service CBP is actively involved in forward planning and evolution of services and platforms in anticipation of future requirements, and opportunities for greater effectiveness or efficiency.

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:


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.


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.

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.

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.

Contact Name: Dean Simon
Reference: TJ/8480/55364_1618935603
Job ID: 2922556

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