Live Content Delivery Coordinator

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • London

Sky

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Want to do the best work of your life? Make your mark at Europe’s leading entertainment brand. Our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work – a place where you can be yourself and let your skills shine.

We believe in better. And we make it happen.

Better content. Better products. And better careers.

Working in Tech, Product or Data at Sky is about building the next and the new. From broadband to broadcast, streaming to mobile, SkyQ to Sky Glass, we never stand still. We optimise and innovate.

We turn big ideas into the products, content and services millions of people love.

And we do it all right here at Sky.

The Live Content Delivery planning teams works within CT&I and plan for the delivery of live and non-live content for the Sky Sports, Entertainment, News and Sky Sports News channels. This role is within the Sports & Entertainment LCD team where you’d be working with Sky production, Sky DE and IT, Broadcasters, Service Providers and MCR. You will be responsible for booking the delivery of content via Satellite, IP, LiveU, fibre etc, allocating resources and representing technical information in the booking system, Schedulink. You’d play an integral part of the process, in a busy and dynamic team where we value teamwork and a great team culture.

Content technology and innovation

Our Content Technology and Innovation team delivers high-quality content to homes, customer devices, businesses and commercial partners across our European markets. With over 2500 colleagues from around the world, we combine our strategic insights, engineering know-how and operational excellence to use the most innovative technologies to create and distribute our award-winning content.

What you’ll do

  • Coordination of all satellite, data and fibre links for the transmission of live and non-live content for Sky Channels.
  • Work with 3rd party service providers, Broadcasters, Sky MCR and all related stakeholders to achieve success in delivery of signals for Sky Channels.
  • Enter all technical delivery details in the booking system (ScheduAll/Link) to inform technical areas of how the feed is routed, which equipment is allocated and provide contact details as required.
  • Allocate necessary equipment in Sky MCR for facilitating each feed.
  • Follow up with service providers when issues have been reported.
  • Prioritise workload so that all requirements are met to agreed timescales.
  • Keep accurate financial records.

What you’ll bring

  • Industry experience in a related area e.g. Broadcasters or Service Providers
  • Educated to at least GCSE standard
  • Communicate effectively with technical and creative departments and 3rd party Broadcasters or Service Providers.
  • Additional European language(s) an advantage (Italian/German)
  • Good Word/Excel/Outlook skills/ScheduLINK
  • Be able to work effectively and independently under pressure and to be able to prioritise
  • Be a team player
  • Great communication skills

The rewards

There’s one thing people can’t stop talking about when it comes to #LifeAtSky: the perks. Here’s a taster:

  • Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
  • The magic of Sky Glass at an exclusive rate
  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband
  • A wide range of Sky VIP rewards and experiences

Your office space

Osterley

Our Osterley Campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Gunnersbury, Ealing Broadway and South Ealing tube stations. There are also plenty of bike shelters and showers.

On campus, you’ll find 13 subsidised restaurants, cafes, and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed, and even get pampered at our beauty salon.

Inventive, forward-thinking minds come together to work in Tech, Product and Data at Sky. It’s a place where you can explore what if, how far, and what next.

But better doesn’t stop at what we do, it’s how we do it, too. We embrace each other’s differences. We support our community and contribute to a sustainable future for our business and the planet.

If you believe in better, we’ll back you all the way.

Why wait? 

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

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