Marketing Intern at GE (General Electric)

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Amersham Greater London
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Marketing

6.6/10

The Role
7.7
Organisation
5.6

Socialising

6.2

The Role

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

I really enjoyed it! New experiences, various cultures and nice challenges

7/10

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

I like the people appreciated my skills and my background

9/10

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

Support was good

6/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

As I was expected for an internship

9/10

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

The one thing I like most the responsibilities I had as an intern

8/10

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

I applied some of my knowledge in practice that was really good

7/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

I think it was professional and friendly

5/10

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

I think this is one thing that needs improvement, It would be better if it was more activites during the year like trainins or social events

4/10

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

There were some chances but should be more so people can apply in practice their skills and ideas

4/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Sports and Social Club
  • National Travel
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
8/10

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

Very appealing

7/10

Social

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

Yes the environment between interns was nice

8/10

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

low as it was zone 8 in London

8/10

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

Poor

4/10

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

Normal

5/10