Females into Finance Insight Week 2024

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DEADLINE 13th March 2024
Osterley

Want to see how your love of numbers can build a big change for your favourite shows? Wonder where life may take you after university? Can you combine your strong analytical skills with an ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people? At Sky, Finance lies at the core of everything we do. From investing in innovative technology to producing hit TV shows, our Finance team is at the forefront of exciting choices.

Take advantage of this chance to join us for an exciting week of learning and networking, where you'll discover what it's like to work at Sky. You'll meet outstanding people from different areas of the business and get a sneak peek into the variety of careers that Sky offers.

At Sky, we value diversity and inclusion, because we believe that different perspectives make us a stronger company. Our customers come from all walks of life, and so, do we. That's why we welcome applications from everyone, especially females, for this Insight Week.

Want more? Impress us during this Insight Week and you’ll be invited to an Assessment Centre for our 2025 Finance Summer Internship programme.

When?

Monday 15th to Friday 19th April 2024

Timing

From 9am to 5pm

Where?

Osterley Campus, Sky, 1 Grant Way, Isleworth, TW7 5QD - Maps

What you’ll be getting up to during our Insight Week

  • Opportunities to shadow current Finance Graduates.
  • Complete a real-life Finance project.
  • Explanation of the CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) qualification, including top tips on how to be successful from current employees in Finance.
  • An insight into our Finance Summer Internship programme, including how to set and track budgets, develop business cases to support projects, and how to interpret data.  More details on our Finance Internship can be found: Here.
  • Tips on how to succeed in our application process.
  • Connect with people working at Sky, from graduates to senior managers and develop your network. Hear about their experiences and how they went from university to working life.

Friday 19th April of this Insight Week will be dedicated to an Assessment Centre for our 2025 Finance Summer Internship programme.

What we’re looking for

The one essential requirement is that you’re studying for an undergraduate degree in any subject, and in your first year.

  • A great verbal and written communicator.
  • Detail focused.
  • People-oriented with strong organisation skills.
  • Proactive and keen to drive improvement.
  • A problem solver, with skills to overcome obstacles.

About our Finance Summer Internship programme – starting July 2025

The Finance Summer Internship programme is an eight-week opportunity for students who want to become accountants. It’s based in Osterley, West London, and offers a chance to join the Graduate Programme in 2026. On our internship you’ll learn about Finance in business, work on a project, collaborate with other teams, improve your problem-solving skills, and at the end present their work to senior Finance staff. Learn more about our Finance Summer Internship Programme: Here.

The application process

Step 1 – Submit your application on our system. We'll ask for your personal details, academic information, and anything else you think would be relevant, such as work experience. Once your application has been submitted, you'll be invited to complete our immersive digital assessments. This may land in your junk folder, so don't forget to check it.

Step 2 – Complete our online digital assessments. These look at your Sky fit and your business fit. Why not pop onto our dedicated Prep hub to familiarise yourself with some of these digital assessments before completion. You'll also practice each of these assessments beforehand such as online immersive assessment and numerical reasoning test, so please read our email instructions carefully. We've added some tips to help you along the way.

For any questions regarding travel expenses and your application, please send your query to earlycareers@sky.uk.

Application deadline

Due to the overwhelming number of applications, we have decided to close the application process earlier than planned. The deadline is now 13th March 2024.

DEADLINE 13th March 2024