Admin Assistant at Shoosmiths

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
northampton East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£12,000 - £13,999
Roles
Administration/Secretarial Legal/Law

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7.4/10

The Role
7.7
Organisation
8.2

Socialising

6.0

The Role

Role Description

• Managing my own caseload and daily set tasks to do ensures I am organised and completing set tasks on time.
• Taking incoming calls and making outbound calls when needed. Negotiating using both telephone and letter writing skills to achieve the best possible outcomes at the earliest opportunity if unable to achieve settlement or agree repayment, the litigation procedures will follow.
• Maintaining my case management system and storing the required data for ongoing management of individual accounts. Ensures consistency throughout the organisation.
• Delivering the best possible service to our clients in a professional and efficient manner to ensure the organisation’s image is maintained.
Working with the other Case Handlers in the team to maximise performance as a whole.

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

6/10

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

8/10

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

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

8/10

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

8/10

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

8/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

8/10

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

8/10

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

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Company Parties/Events
8/10

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

8/10

Social

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

10/10

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

8/10

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

1/10

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

5/10

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