Project Manager - Flexible Working Available

28 May 2021
27 Jun 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.


We are looking for a Project Manager to join the Identity team at the start of a significant period of growth. You'll be a team player who will actively contribute to helping us deliver key capabilities across multiple strategic programmes within Sky.


What you'll do:


- Work with cross-functional teams to manage individual project deliverables that feed into Portfolio roadmap
- Manage risks and issues with updates and escalations to senior management when required, to mitigate impact and raise early awareness to avoid escalations
- Effective project reporting including maintaining appropriately detailed project plans and reporting on progress to ensure changes are known and understood
- Manage scope, governance and change control for project deliverables
- Provide leadership across multiple teams by motivating to achieve project milestones and monitoring project performance
- Support PMO through accurate financial estimation and forecasting


What you'll bring:


- Demonstrable project management experience, driving agile delivery planning and managing multiple complex plans across numerous teams
- Strong people management skills, particularly managing people without direct line management to ensure the successful delivery of projects
- Strong ability to recognise and plan for interdependencies and constraints within project deliverables and problem solve effectively
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with an ability to facilitate and influence at all levels
- Excellent organisation skills, ensuring clarity of plans and deliverables
- Ability to communicate complex messages and land them succinctly


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 spacious tech hub is under a mile away from Leeds train station, with free water taxis available from Granary Wharf. There's also plenty of parking in the surrounding streets and at the nearby CitiPark.


You can also blow off steam over a game of pool or table tennis, and stay fit at our subsidised gym.




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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