Market research intern at The Walt Disney Company

Top Employer
Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London
Review Date

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3.7/5

The Role
3.6
The Company
3.4
The Culture
4.3

Role Description

using data to prepare analysis for presentations, helping business strategy

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

It was a fabulous and worthwhile experience, very interesting and useful for my career.
4 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

I was involved in most process of the team and an important part, if not always involved in decision making.
3 /5

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

If ever i had a query i was always comfortable to ask and was always helped!
4 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Generally busy but some times very busy, be ready for long working days.
4 /5

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

I was given responsibility on some important task but not left to my own devices.
3 /5

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

I feel this has been an invaluable insight into the working world and have gained skills that will definitely help me in the long term.
4 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Work hard, play hard!
4 /5

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

This organisation is well used to interns and has a good process of embedding you in quickly.
4 /5

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

I feel if you take responsibility of your own development they will support you!
3 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
3 /5

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

No formal graduate scheme, however a few former interns were in full time roles
3 /5

The Culture

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

lots of other interns which was great
5 /5

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

Expensive living in london
5 /5

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Very good but expensive
4 /5

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

yes if you are looking to do things or organise yourself
4 /5