Together, we’ve got this. We’re growing bigger and going further. Be a part of our Finance Graduate Scheme and help us become even better. Understand our business, and make an impact on it, all while widening your skills and earning £35,000 while you do it. Are you ready to #PlayAtPace 

What to expect 

Our graduate scheme lasts three years with three 12-month rotations across a range of departments, enabling you to broaden your knowledge in different aspects of our Finance operation while building a wider understanding of the business and contributing to our unrivalled success. 


You’ll kick off by learning how to establish business relationships and building your fundamental accounting knowledge, before taking on a role as a Finance Business Partner, then going on to gain experience in more specialist areas including: 

  • Treasury 
  • Investor Relations 
  • Group Reporting & Technical Accounting 
  • Strategy 
  • Content Investments 
  • Capital Allocation & Business Control 
  • Property & Facilities 
  • Audit 
  • Risk & Compliance  
  • Financial Operations and Procurement 


Experience our portfolio of brands across the UK with your first 12-month rotation based in either Leeds or Bradford, before taking on your second rotation in London or the South East.  


“One of the biggest attractions to Virgin Media O2 is the culture, our people are at the heart of everything we do. As part of the graduate scheme, there is great opportunity to be involved in high-profile, high impact projects. There is scope to experience multiple areas of Finance throughout the scheme which allows you to pursue the areas that interest you the most.” 

Matt, Finance Graduate 


What we look for

Graduates who are curious, resilient, collaborative, highly analytical and confident enough to question the ways we work. We also want to see your passion for finance, your love of being challenged and your desire to come up with ideas that inspire and influence our senior leaders. We’re looking for individuals super-motivated to become our leaders of the future.   


You must have a 2:1 or above. But it doesn’t matter what subject – we’re more interested in your qualities than your specific qualifications, but you must be dedicated to studying toward your CIMA qualification.   


We’re 100% committed to having a workforce that represents every part of society. So, we’re keen to hear from candidates from all backgrounds and circumstances.  


What’s in it for you 

You’ll receive a starting salary of £35,000 plus a £2,000 welcome bonus. In addition, we’ll provide funding for your CIMA qualification, which will be completed through an approved apprenticeship scheme. You’ll also be offered generous study leave and pay progression that is very competitive! Plus, get access to all of our employee benefits, including: 

  • 25 days’ holiday 
  • Flexible benefits package including pension, medical plans and buying and selling holiday 
  • Huge discounts on Virgin Media O2 services 



Sorry, you missed us! We’re currently closed for this scheme but register your interest, and we’ll let you know when we’re next recruiting. 

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