Sky

Full-time
Sky London, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. "This is one of the biggest jobs in British journalism and you'll lead the Sky News Westminster team at a truly momentous time in our country's history, setting the strategic direction of our political coverage. We're looking for a news maker who regularly breaks the biggest stories which others then follow" ~ Director of Newsgathering, Sky News The Perks As part of the Sky family, you'll enjoy either: Sky Q (requires a one-off installation payment) or a NOW TV premium package, as well as a generous pension and private health care. You'll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that's not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: • Be the face of Sky News' political coverage • Deliver high quality, engaging and informative reports and analysis for politics across all Sky News platforms • Provide live commentary and analysis across the day • Break stories that other journalists will follow • Deliver news-making interviews • Provide editorial and strategic direction to the Westminster team • Play a leadership role within Sky News • Represent Sky News externally You'll have: • A micro and macro understanding of British politics • A proven background in delivering high quality, cross-platform political analysis and insight • Excellent editorial judgement • A record of delivering news-making interviews • Excellent political contacts • Ambition and energy So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about №LI-Con
Nov 18, 2018
Full-time
Sky Leeds, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Digital team. The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that's not enough, our Leeds Dock campus offers a pool table, table tennis, discounted gym membership, endless local discounts, and much more. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: As a Digital Product Performance Manager, you will serve as a key partner within the product development squad and will be ultimately responsible for monitoring the Help estate performance and understand how impacts across the business can affect the site and its service performance. - Establish goals and metrics to measure effectiveness after release; monitor & report on progress. - Build and groom a product backlog. Create and groom short, medium and long-term product roadmaps to communicate and seek internal agreement from key partners. - Identify optimisation opportunities across the digital Help estate and to ensure that these are tested and reported upon and if successful ensure that they are integrated into the correct product backlog. - Maintain the functional quality of the work being delivered by setting and evaluating expectations and acceptance criteria. - Help to own and advocate non-functional requirements to ensure optimum performance of the site. - Communicate performance priorities, making sure that they are well-defined and measurable so that they can be planned into Product Owners backlogs. You'll have: - Experience of working in an agile environment, with strong knowledge of agile development practices (e.g. Scrum, Lean, Kanban), tools and management techniques. - Proven experience writing user stories and epics, grooming backlogs and planning roadmaps. You should have experience of co-ordinating and prioritising conflicting requirements in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment. - Excellent technical and non-technical communication skills. - Excellent knowledge of common web and mobile products and technologies. - Strong analytical skills. - Experience of multi-variant testing, - Ability to understand complex business and technical issues and influence decision-making at all levels of the organisation without formal reporting structure authority. - Experience of working on high availability products with greater than 10,000 users. - Knowledge of Adobe Analytics would be an advantage So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about №LI-Tech
Nov 17, 2018
Full-time
Sky Chilworth, Southampton, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Broadcast Platforms Team The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Plus, access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: - Ensure effective operation of our diverse range of broadcast systems and the timely detection and resolution of faults in order to achieve the highest possible service availability for our customers. - Drive incident resolution and effectively manage communications to ensure everyone remains informed and reassured during incidents. - Perform a range of proactive checks that predict and prevent platform incidents - Quickly assimilate new services and ways of working to support continual change - Seek ways to improve processes and drive availability. You'll have: - Excellent organisational and communication skills - Experience interrogating monitoring systems - Strong troubleshooting skills - Ability to apply Known Fixes - Confident escalating Technical Issues - Strong reporting/logging skills So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about №LI-Tech
Nov 10, 2018
Full-time
Sky London, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. Sky's Music Department is part of the Sky Entertainment division of Sky and provides a range of resource and support for various business areas across the whole of Sky. The main content areas of the business served are Sky Entertainment, Sky Sports and Sky Creative and the department is structured around the following core services: Music Licensing - this team ensures music licensing activities meet channel and company objectives, on most favourable terms and with all necessary rights secured. SATV Publishing - this team offers a full music publishing service ensuring Sky's music commissioning needs are met and that Sky's own music library is used as extensively as possible within content. Music Creative - this team ensures a wide variety of creative music needs across Sky are met, sourcing the best and widest range of music for use within content. Music Reporting - this team ensures Sky's extensive music reporting obligations to the music collecting societies for linear and non-linear activities are met The Assistant role is responsible for assisting the SATV Publishing Manager, SATV Publishing Executive and SATV Coordinator in delivering a full music publishing service to Sky and external clients ensuring high service levels are met on a day to day basis. The perks Enjoy a generous pension and 25 days paid annual leave. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: The Music Department aims to provide a first-class professional service to Sky in relation to all music matters. We are seeking an enthusiastic, organised and self-motivated individual to join the SATV publishing team, who will provide assistance and support to the SATV Publishing team Album Projects: - Ensure asset delivery is complete and deliver to Mastering Engineer - Create comprehensive metadata templates for delivery to the SATV Website and other agents. - Register all works according to contracts - Provide support on artwork pitches - Create marketing mailouts and distribute to existing client base Bespoke Projects: - Register all works according to contracts - Update clearance forms with cue sheet data - Ensure assets are uploaded to Soundmouse for AR purposes Marketing: - Create showreels and help with award submissions - Ensure social media channels are kept up to date - Help with merchandise ideas and ordering - Create playlists on SATV Website Other - Process invoices for both AP and AR purposes - General administration duties - Additional adhoc assignments/ projects as directed You'll have: - Ability to communicate clearly and effectively both verbally and in writing - Excellent organisation skills together with a strong attention to detail - Ability to multi-task, work to fixed deadlines and prioritise workload - A wide - ranging passion for music - A professional positive and pro-active attitude is essential along with the ability to work well both as an individual and within a team - Competent IT skills particularly in the use of the internet, digital file management websites and music search engines So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about Believe in better №LI-Content
Nov 08, 2018
Full-time
Sky London, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. In an uncertain world, our teams at Sky News provide a world-class rolling news service that takes you straight to the stories that shape our world. Coupled with a spirit of innovation, integrity and a fresh approach that puts people at the centre of everything we do, our aim is to be the best and most trusted place for news. Our people have helped us build a well-known reputation for being the first to break major news by being bold, rebellious and not afraid to challenge each other. The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that's not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. Sky News is recruiting an experienced journalist to run our team of mobile and social video producers as we refocus our digital strategy in 2019. This is a pivotal role with a mandate to shape the editorial and visual direction of Sky News video across all owned and operated platforms, as well as premium social and distributed channels, using new formats and opportunities. The right candidate must have demonstrable experience of publishing content on social platforms, especially Snapchat, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter. The successful candidate will have a deep knowledge of global video trends, experience of commissioning, producing and editing distinctive and innovative video projects and overseeing a talented team of team of dedicated designers, journalists, video editors and producers. You will be able to produce reports underpinned by an understanding of audience development, which will help inform the decision to allocate resources. This role will require someone with a proven track record in leadership, ensuring people have the correct training, tools and equipment to do their job effectively. Your technical knowledge of editing software and industry best-practice is as important as your journalistic credentials. You will: As a member of the Digital team within Sky News, you'll help drive our mobile and social video strategy: - Commission and oversee bespoke and optimised digital video content, ensuring video journalists are producing compelling, innovative content - Take ownership and accountability for the look and feel, editorial quality and relevance of digital video content to align with our 2019 digital strategy. - Ensure that all content reflects the Sky News values - Develop video formats to increase growth, consumption and engagement on key distributed social platforms - Develop planning processes to ensure all content is delivered to the highest standard across 7 days, 24 hours a day - Work in tandem with Output Editors and News Editors to ensure accuracy and legal rigour is maintained to the highest standards - Take responsibility for the line management of a number of production staff, including their training and development - Influence the behaviour of others by leading by example - Raise performance by supporting and challenging people, building a fair and consistent performance and development culture across the department - Support your line manager and the rest of your team by understanding the wider Sky News strategy and by feeding appropriate suggestions for team objectives You'll have: - Motivation and creativity - Experience demonstrating working in a quick-paced, high-pressured news environment with tight deadlines - A calm, detailed and methodical approach to work - The ability to work well with staff at all levels to ensure goals are met - A team ethic that reflects teamwork, collaboration, adaptability and initiative - A strong work ethic and a willingness to get involved in all aspects of the business - Adept at producing first-class news content with expert knowledge of video editing software - Deep knowledge of technical and troubleshooting of premium video editing software, representing the senior management in the development of workplace tools and workstations - Experience working within complex and multidimensional work environments - People management - this role will have line management responsibility - In-depth knowledge of the news media, emerging technologies, changing audience behaviour and new platforms - Strong understanding of audience behaviour and demonstrable understanding of how to create compelling content services that meet or exceed their demands - Excellent writing and communication skills - Strong planning and organisational skills So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about Believe in better №LI-Content -1
Nov 08, 2018
Full-time
Sky London, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Corporate Affairs Team. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: - Create a new Centre of Excellence for Social media at Sky, defining the digital communications strategy and securing Group wide alignment - Develop a framework to govern the Group's approach and use of social media - Deliver clear, meaningful reporting and insight across whole spectrum of Social in the Sky Group - Manage relationships with all key platforms on behalf of Sky (Facebook, Twitter etc) - Manage delivery of integrated organic and paid Social media campaigns for Sky's content and products to maximise effectiveness - Manage the Social media budget - Deliver a clear and aligned always on social plan for the Sky Masterbrand managing the social media coverage of key events across the year - Re-shape, inspire and integrate a team of skilled digital communications professionals to deliver outstanding Social across multiple disciplines. - Set up and manage the appropriate response framework in social media platforms, including crisis response and management - Serve as an internal thought leader, embedding digital thinking into Sky's day to day external communications, bringing a truly digital approach to content and customer engagement - Play a critical role in educating the organisation and creating an overall digital-first culture You'll have: - Digital communications and social media expert with the ability to influence senior stakeholders - Deep understanding of digital marketing strategy and content campaign planning - 10 years plus experience with excellent understanding of paid social, social analytics and marketing technology - Track record of building and growing a brand following - Excellent relationships with senior stakeholders at Facebook, Twitter, Google and Snap - Experience of owning and managing a team and multi-million-pound budget - Deep understanding of current and future trends and capable of developing and executing a strategy that leverages Social media to support overall business performance - Highly collaborative with the ability to influence at all levels in a matrix organisation - Experience in leading Social in crisis communications situation So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about The perks Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that's not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. №LI-COM
Nov 03, 2018
Full-time
Sky London, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Media Team. The Perks As part of the Sky family, you'll enjoy either: Sky Q (requires a one-off installation payment) or a NOW TV premium package, as well as a generous pension and private health care. You'll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that's not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: The role is responsible for supporting the media communications planning process, ensuring campaigns deliver to briefs, core business and consumer KPIs are achieved, to deadlines and on budget. It is also responsible for monitoring the overall media budget across brand and trading channels as well as competitive insight. - Support the media planning process and any projects defined by the Senior Media Manager. - Lead media budget reporting and monitoring, by being in charge of reviewing block plans and input of data into Bright Analytics. - Be responsible for improving NOW TV competitive intel- working with the media agency and Nielsen to interrogate competitive spend and trends, as well as surfacing breaking campaigns and monitoring their spend. - Develop strong relationships with NOW TV's external agencies including our media planning, buying and creative agencies. - Act as point person and become the specialist for any media planning and strategy enquiries from internal teams, suggesting new opportunities or ideas and ensure that the latest innovations and opportunities have been considered. - Facilitate and drive forward a media education programme for the department. - Be a key member in team meetings, and help facilitate overall team processes. You'll have: - Have a strong understanding of media across brand and trading channels - Experience executing campaigns across a mix of media channels - Be comfortable with regularly meeting the challenges of tight deadlines and juggling multiple projects - Take responsibility and initiative for actions, projects and timelines - Experience managing media plans- working with the media agency in developing these and ensuring these are kept up to date on an ongoing basis - Experience managing budgets- monitoring spend levels across all channels and reconciling spends So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about №LI-NOWTV
Nov 02, 2018
Full-time
Sky London, UK
We're Sky, Europe's biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact - pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you'll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you'll only find at Sky. This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our NOW TV Marketing & Brand Team. The Perks As part of the Sky family, you'll enjoy either: Sky Q (requires a one-off installation payment) or a NOW TV premium package, as well as a generous pension and private health care. You'll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that's not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. To find out more about working with us, search №LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. You will: Reporting into our Social Media Manager, you will be part of a wider team including other Social Media Executives and a Social Media Video Producer. As a team we're responsible for creating content aimed at raising awareness and understanding of our shows, products and services. - Work with our Social Media Managers to create and deliver NOW TV's brand Organic and Paid Social activity, ensuring all content priorities are fully supported and amplified in NOW TV's tone of voice - Lead community management across Social activity to engage our audience, positioning NOW TV as the biggest fans of our content - Use a range of Social analytic tools to report on and identify successes, learnings and new opportunities to continually develop and evolve NOW TV's Social strategy - Use social listening tools to identify emerging trends and opportunities to benefit and engage the NOW TV Social channels - Creativity is key - being able to come up with ideas in real time and roll them out on Social channels - Working collaboratively with agencies, as well as key internal stakeholders, to deliver end to end campaigns You'll have: - Shown experience and proficiency in Social publishing (including Instagram, Facebook & Twitter). Showing solid understanding of platform by platform strategies and how they are consumed by users - Ability to write and edit content that inspires consumer debate, drives engagement and is the best fit for all Social Media platforms - Proven image & video editing skills. Knowledge of software like Photoshop and the Adobe Creative Suite (or similar programs) a bonus - An understanding of Social data & reporting - A passion and knowledge for Social Media and TV is a requirement, with expertise and knowledge around a wide range of entertainment, movies, reality TV & sports essential - Must have strong interest in the Social Media landscape and able to identify trends/ techniques that drive reach, share of voice, positive sentiment and engagement - Experience in campaign management & delivery - A great teammate, with demonstrable experience working in a quick-paced environment with tight deadlines and a willingness to get involved in all aspects of the business when necessary So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check. We're happy to discuss flexible working. It's our people that make Sky Europe's leading entertainment company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best. If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check. A job you love to talk about №LI-NOWTV
Nov 02, 2018