Principal Project Manager
Broadbean Technology
Isleworth, London, England
5d ago

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.

CBP Projects is a specialist team providing Programme and Project Management along with Project support to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of leading edge, highly complex technical programmes & projects in line with the business expectations and budgets." - Head of Projects

What you'll do :

  • To ensure the effective and efficient implementation of major projects, a portfolio of projects or multi-workstream projects assigned to you through strong leadership of teams including groups of project managers, technical specialists and support staff.
  • To manage a highly skilled and professional project team focussed on delivering leading edge solutions in the digital broadcast and interactive environment.
  • To deliver the project in terms of technical solution and also effective workflow and staff delivery.
  • To be a thought leader in project management and an ambassador for Content Broadcast Platforms Projects and by doing so gain the respect of senior stakeholders and provide a role model for more junior staff.
  • To line manage a team of Project Managers
  • What you'll bring :

  • To ensure the delivery of your projects throughout the full project lifecycle, from inception to completion, within budget and to agreed timescales - utilising strong structured planning and cost control, whilst advising of any risks or issues that could impact these areas.
  • Project management experience in Broadcast or other related industry projects* A good track record of leading effective teams.
  • Experience of Line management of technical resources
  • A good track record of managing resources within a Project environment
  • Demonstrable relevant experience of operating in a systems development environment, including direct experience in many of the various roles
  • Significant experience of delivering Broadcast or other related industry projects through others and without direct control
  • Previous relevant experience of customer, supplier and relationship management, particularly including management of negotiations
  • 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 : Osterley

    Osterley

    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.

    Inclusion :

    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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