My Placement in Commercial Sales Operations

Posted on 10 November 2016 at 10:59 AM by Jordan Hall

Hello. I’m Jordan and I’m one month in on the VMB Business Graduate Programme in Manchester. My first rotation is in the Commercial function, where I work in the Sales Operations team as a Win/Loss Analyst. The VMB Programme and Sales Operations Team have exceeded all expectations. From day 1 I’ve been thrown in the deep end and given plenty of opportunities to sink my teeth into! By Day 2 of the graduate programme, I was travelling to London to meet with a customer worth over £250K to condu...

Joining Virgin Media's Analyst Graduate Scheme

Posted on 8 November 2016 at 4:37 PM by Gloria Nagawa

I’m writing this more than 7 weeks into my role as an Analysis Graduate, and honestly I don’t know where the time has gone. I remember applying for the job like it was a couple of months ago, when in reality it was really over a year ago! Having studied Statistics at university and doing a placement year in an analytical role, I knew I wanted to go into a role that involved working with numbers. However, finance didn’t seem right for me, nor did accountancy, banking or insurance. But the Ana...

Starting Off As A Finance Graduate

Posted on 1 November 2016 at 12:02 PM by Emma Rowlands

I am writing this blog as I am nearing the end of my third week as a Finance Graduate with Virgin Media, and so far I have loved every second. The early starts…I’m still getting used to, but the job satisfaction I enjoy every day makes them worth it! Life in Finance is fast paced, interesting and exciting. In University, I was taught that Finance is the language of business, and my first three weeks have definitely proved that statement to be true! By understanding what’s happening with the...