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Strategy Controller

  • Employee status: Permanent
  • Closing date: Ongoing
  • Reference number: 43921
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We’re Sky, Europe’s biggest entertainment brand. Think top-quality shows. Breaking news. Innovative tech. Must-have products. Careers here mean the freedom and support you need to make an impact – pushing boundaries, creating solutions, hitting targets. And as part of our close-knit team, you’ll enjoy plenty of benefits. Plus, experiences you’ll only find at Sky.


This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our The Planning and Media Team


The perks


Sky Q, a generous pension and private health care. Access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development. And if that’s not enough, our award-winning Osterley campus boasts six subsidised restaurants, a cinema, gym, and much more. 


To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram. 


You will: 


As a Strategy Controller, you will work on key strategic projects that bring together teams across Group (Sky and NOW), Marketing and Commercial, leveraging insights derived from the wider Planning team to inform Annual and Quarterly Planning. 


- Work with our Segmentation and Insight team and other internal Insight teams to interpret market and consumer data and research to inform strategic decision-making and development of our marketing plans
- Work collaboratively on medium and long term projects to address business priorities and opportunities (e.g. driving demand, new proposition development to open up headroom groups) 
- Work with our Segmentation and Insight team and other internal Insight teams to interpret market and consumer data and research to inform strategic decision-making and development of our marketing plans
- Work collaboratively on medium and long term projects to address business priorities and opportunities (e.g. driving demand, new proposition development to open up headroom groups) 
- Build and articulate our Annual and Quarterly strategy across our product portfolio, laying out a plan that considers multiple objectives
- Develop and provide inputs to Course and Direction and Strategy meetings across the Marketing and Commercial teams to debate key points of strategy and facilitate effective decision-making 
- Own and cascade outputs to relevant teams ensuring effective follow-up 
- Manage the workload and development of one direct report


You’ll have:


- Commercial and/or Marketing experience across multiple disciplines
- Previous experience of strategy development in multi-product environments 
- Planning and analysis experience (agency or client side)
- Understanding of proposition development, offer strategy and media planning
- Highly organised individual, good at managing multiple projects and with a strong eye for detail
- Experience in fast moving, dynamic business environment 
- Comfortable with meeting the challenges of tight deadlines and prioritising workload
- Happy to work on own initiative and as part of a team


So, what are you waiting for? Apply now for a chance to forge your own career path and be brilliant as part of a bright, talented team. 


Just so you know: if your application is successful, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your criminal record check.


We’re happy to discuss flexible working. 


It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.


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