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Rating

4/5
  • The Role
    4.8
  • The Company
    3.5
  • The Culture
    3.5

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • I really enjoyed it. Great atmosphere to the office and everyone was very welcoming.

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • My manager gave me a huge amount of responsibility in setting up specific processes, and he made it clear that i was a vital part of the team

    5/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • I had weekly meetings with my manager and with the open door policy, i could always walk into anyone's office with a question and get the answer straight away.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Like with any company, there are peak periods and down periods. It's about managing the work effectively and in your downtime trying to increase your knowledge.

    5/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • A great deal of responsibility. Groupe SEB is a company where interns actually need to perform in the role they have.

    5/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • Every experience i've had at Groupe SEB will help me in the future, whether that be answers to interviews or examples in coursework/ exams

    5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • Very relaxed, however there are times where it is quiet as everyone is getting on with their jobs

    4/5

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

    5/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • I completed a number of online courses which i had full support of my manager on

    4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Sports and Social Club

    Company Parties/Events

    Staff Sales/Staff Shop

    3/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • unfortunately the team i worked in are quite small. So there isn't really an opportunity for me to come back.

    2/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • Very good social scene, there are about 5/6 interns a year.

    4/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • Windsor is an expensive area, however its a really nice town to live in.

    4/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Lots of staff parties are hosted each year and with that comes the inevitable night out after, you will enjoy the clubs!

    4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • There were a few activities we did as a whole marketing department throughout the year

    3/5

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Placement Year (10 Months+)

Business Intelligence, E-Business, Marketing

South East

21st July 2016


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