Graduates & Interns Blog

An introduction to Dan: VMB Intern

Posted on 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 …

My Final Year As A Finance Graduate

Posted on 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 …

Completing the VMB Graduate Scheme

Posted on 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 …

My Visit to St Mary’s

Posted on Joe Mclean
Being an avid football player and fan, I was delighted to be offered the opportunity to play on one of the best pitches in the Premier League at St Mary’s stadium. The opportunity came as a result of the Virgin Media’s sponsorship deal with Southampton FC which entitled us to a game at the ground. Around 30 players from across Virgin Media turned up to play on the warm summer evening on Sunday 28th May …

Where are they now? Lee Rogers Finance Graduate Class of 2013

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We caught up with Lee, our post programme finance grad, to see how he was finding life as Programme Manager working in Liberty Global’s Latin American & Caribbean Group (LiLAC) and adapting to life over in Denver, Colorado! “I’m currently writing to you from Kingston, Jamaica – sat in a Flow office cramming some work in before my flight back to Denver. I’m over in this beautiful country for the first time, here to drive …