My Career as a Finance Graduate

Posted on 20 December 2016 at 10:13 AM by Lee Rogers

I first came to Virgin Media as a fresh-faced intern in the Group Strategy team back in 2012. I was taken aback by the warm welcome and inclusive culture at Virgin Media and I loved the breadth of responsibilities I was given in my role despite being a third year university undergraduate. At the end of the internship I was invited to join the Finance Graduate Scheme after I’d completed my studies at the University of Bath. I chose to join Virgin Media’s Finance Graduate scheme because I felt...

Creating a Personal Development Plan

Posted on 19 December 2016 at 2:03 PM by Dan Radcliffe

Hi, I’m Dan and I’m into the third month at Virgin Media on the VMB graduate scheme. It’s been a challenging start with a lot of information to learn, but in the short amount of time that I’ve been with Virgin Media, I’m aware of the development of some of the core skills to my role. As part of the graduate scheme, there’s a significant emphasis on training and development, something that was particularly important to me when applying for graduate jobs. In addition to my graduate in-take on-...

Going International - From VMB to LG

Posted on 12 December 2016 at 1:12 PM by James Chowen

My journey since completing my grad scheme with Virgin Media Business has been an exciting one. I’ve swapped tubes for trams, skyscrapers for windmills and high streets for canals, as I’ve been lucky enough to get a placement working for Liberty Global, Virgin Media’s parent company based in Amsterdam. Adapting to life in a new country has actually been a lot easier than I thought. It probably helps that pretty much everyone in Amsterdam speaks better English than the English do, but so far...