Senior Project Manager

29 Apr 2021
29 May 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
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.

Advertising Technology is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join a growing team and have an immediate impact on a very high profile strategic programme of work for Sky.

What you'll do:

- To own the delivery of the proposed project, working closely with the analysis team and co-ordinating input from all relevant business areas
- To ensure an appropriately detailed project plan is developed and managed throughout the life-cycle of the project, identifying Business Objectives and Scope, Governance, Risk / Issue control, Schedule including resourcing, milestones and results, Change control as well as effective Sponsor and Stakeholder management
- Ensure that the project is fully aligned with all other projects within the associated portfolio/programme or other affected programmes. Actively collaborate closely with other Project/Programme Managers ensure that all Risks and Issues are effectively and appropriately mitigated
- Collaborate closely with line managers to ensure projects are resourced appropriately and that teams proposed by the relevant functions have the appropriate skills and experience.
- To actively support and champion Sky Business objectives assuring successful deliveries of your Portfolio as well as offering constructive and pro-active assistance to guarantee the delivery of peer or impacted areas.

What you'll bring:

- A self-starter, able to run multiple projects for key Ad Tech systems. The Key is strong PM skills and an ability to work in a collaborative, positive style.
- Experience with SOIP and knowledge around targetted advertising.
- Must be confident with leading and communicating with key business, technical and 3rd party partners.
- Knowledge and experience of a range of project management methodologies and tools (e.g. Agile, DevOps) are highly desirable

Team Overview

UK Tech: Our team focuses on technology strategy, design and delivery. From AI to 5G to Cloud, we work on the latest tech whilst building out our web presence and CRM systems for fixed and mobile networks. We're bold, proactive, forward-thinking and collaborative. Together, we're proud of the products and services we deliver for our customers.

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.

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