Experience of the Finance Internship

Posted on 25 November 2015 at 11:50 AM by Ben Tucker

Within Project Lightning - our exciting initiative to boost the availability of Virgin Media across the UK, I have been given the sole charge of running the Opex (Operational expenditure) elements totalling £7.8 million for 2015 and increasing to £17.1 million next year. As a result of Project Lightning being announced in February 2015, some of the financials are relatively unknown and unpredictable, providing scope for me to develop and set the basis for the project to successfully progress....

Supporting STEM through Virgin Media

Posted on 16 November 2015 at 3:18 PM by Emma Thomas

Virgin Media have supported my passion and ambition for promoting STEM based activities in schools in recent years. When I started on the Engineering Graduate scheme in 2012, I had just taken up a role to voluntarily run a National Educational scheme (EWB-Outreach) promoting STEM in an international development context.  During the graduate scheme I used my charity day to volunteer for Engineers without Borders (EWB) and presented this as part of our 6 monthly placement reviews. Since then I...