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Virgin Media Reviews

Updated Dec 10, 2019

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3.2
57%
Recommend to a Friend
69%
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Virgin Media CEO Lutz Schüler (no image)
Lutz Schüler
25 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Liberty Global outsourcing jobs(in 32 reviews)

  • "Can be quite political, senior management have set un achievable targets for a couple of years in a row now(in 27 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Project Analyst in London, England

    I have been working at Virgin Media full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Culture, dynamic working environment

    Cons

    Have to stay back to work late hours

    Virgin Media2019-12-08
  2. "Paralegal"

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    Current Employee - Paralegal in Bradford, Yorkshire and the Humber, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working, working from home, friendly people and approachable

    Cons

    Pay is lower than average once qualified

    Virgin Media2019-12-03
  3. "Great people, tremendous potential to make a difference"

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    Current Employee - Head of Mobile (Business) in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    An exciting organisation with a real appetite to be bigger and better

    Cons

    Change is complicated in large organisations

    Advice to Management

    Act more like a startup

    Virgin Media2019-12-03
  4. "Easy work without variety"

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    Former Employee - Recruitment Administrator 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Media full-time

    Pros

    Salary is okay for a graduate

    Cons

    Very repetitive - essentially data entry

    Advice to Management

    Be upfront about the monotonous nature of the role

    Virgin Media2019-12-10
  5. "Great environment, great people, departmental changes are fast and often"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Media full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The people. Inclusive environment, opinions are valued and participation is encouraged.

    Cons

    Frequent restructures, 2 rounds of redundancies and department changes in space of 4 years.

    Advice to Management

    Communication could be improved.

    Virgin Media2019-11-25
  6. "Entry level job"

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    Former Employee - Service Delivery Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lovely people to work with, excellent transferrable skills.

    Cons

    Nowhere to progress unless you're friendly with people higher up

    Virgin Media2019-12-08
  7. "High ambition, not always delivered"

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    Former Employee - Manager 

    I worked at Virgin Media full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    High energy, positive, supportive atmosphere. Great people to work with.

    Cons

    High targets not always achievable

    Virgin Media2019-11-19
  8. "Great place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Communications Specialist in Birmingham, England

    I worked at Virgin Media full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great employee benefits, cool office

    Cons

    Not a lot of opportunity to move up through the business

    Virgin Media2019-11-14
  9. "Long term staff"

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    Current Employee - Senior Supply Chain Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Media full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Opportunity to move up at larger locations

    Cons

    Pay on lower end of scale

    Virgin Media2019-11-12
  10. "Sales is tough"

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    Former Employee - Field Sales Representative in Nottingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Media full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good money if you make it work

    Cons

    They constantly move the goalposts

    Advice to Management

    Support your sales staff to get deals across the line.

    Virgin Media2019-11-25
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