Product Controller at Royal Bank of Canada

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£24,000 - £25,999
Roles
Banking - Investment Banking/Finance

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8.7/10

The Role
9.8
Organisation
9.0

Socialising

6.8

The Role

Role Description

Daily Profit and Loss analysis for equity linked products and interest rate derivatives.

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

Had real responsibility.

10/10

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

One of the friendliest atmospheres you will ever find in a bank.

10/10

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

My manager was always willing to explain me about the business and share his experience.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Almost always busy enough not to get bored.

10/10

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

Traders were depending on me to get their prices. Should I make a typing mistake, the whole trading floor would know.

9/10

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

Definitely learned stuff that will be using throughout my career like bloomberg and spreadsheets.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

9/10

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

10/10

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

6/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
10/10

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

10/10

Social

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

8/10

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

5/10

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

5/10

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

9/10