A Year in the Life of a Sales Graduate

Posted on 29 September 2017 at 11:39 AM by Aileen Walsh

12 months ago Aileen shared her application and on boarding experiences. Now a year later she's taken the time to let us know how she's getting on. Well let’s start by saying that I cannot believe it’s been a year since I started working for Virgin Media Business. The time has flown by and when I was asked to write this blog I couldn’t believe how much I have done since starting on the scheme! But let’s go back to the very beginning – it’s a very good place to start after all! My first da...

An introduction to Dan: VMB Intern

Posted on 28 September 2017 at 1:58 PM by Dan Gibbs

Hi there, my names Dan and I am the 2017/18 Marketing intern for Virgin Media Business; prior to my year in industry I studied Business Management at the University of Leeds and always had an soft spot for Marketing after running a viral social media account. The VMB placement caught my eye due to the vibrant culture the company gives out as well as the fantastic reviews across various placement websites. At the time of writing this I am currently 2 months into my placement and I already f...

My Final Year As A Finance Graduate

Posted on 28 September 2017 at 10:45 AM by Josh Skipper

It feels like only a few months ago that I turned up to our Bradford office, hugely overdressed in a full suit, for my first day on Virgin Media’s Finance Graduate Scheme. But this month marks the end of my second year on the scheme, with only one more placement to go. My career started off in our Management Accounts team in Bradford, reporting all the costs across our support functions. This gave me a great overview of the scope of activities that Virgin Media are involved in, such as: corp...

Completing the VMB Graduate Scheme

Posted on 21 September 2017 at 4:47 PM by Helen Bate

We spent some time talking to Helen, who recently completed the VMB graduate programme and landed her permanent role within VMB. Here's what she had to say about her graduate journey. Telecoms was not an industry that sprung to mind when searching for my graduate career, but when you think about it, our generation absolutely relies on the internet, whether on a desktop or phone! Put together with the Virgin values, it seemed like the best idea to apply! The application process was efficien...