Sky Betting & Gaming commits further £1 million to developing graduate opportunities

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Rob Painter

Continuing its commitment to Yorkshire technology and social enterprise, Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) has announced that it will invest a further £1 million on its ‘Commercial Academy’ programme.

Geared towards graduate recruitment, SB&G’s Commercial Academy will offer a range of opportunities across the company’s HR, finance, marketing and commercial divisions.

SB&G detailed that positions offered by its Commercial Academy would offer competitive salaries with full corporate benefits. Furthermore the operator may support academy graduates with subsidies for further post-graduate professional studies.

This latest investment takes SB&G’s total support for the development of early career initiatives to £2.5m and the total number of graduate opportunities at the company to around 50. 

Rob Painter, Sky Betting & Gaming’s Brand and HR Director, commented on the programme:“It is great news that our Commercial Academy is now open for applications. This intensive programme will help develop the attributes needed to thrive in a fast paced and growing technology business.”

“It is great news that our Commercial Academy is now open for applications. This intensive programme will help develop the attributes needed to thrive in a fast paced and growing technology business.”

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