Customer Supply Chain Executive at L'Oreal

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Hammersmith Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Accountancy Administration/Secretarial Customer Service Purchasing and Supply Retail

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6.5/10

The Role
7.2
Organisation
6.2

Socialising

6.0

The Role

Role Description

Managing the supply chain side for Premium Stores

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

The job was tough but enjoyable. Good amount of responsibility given but help was always given if needed.

7/10

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

I got a long with my team very well.

9/10

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

I was given help when I asked. Although, I expected my job to be set up more when I first started and to receive more training other than just learning on the job.

6/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Always busy. There was always something to be done.

3/10

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

I was given the responsibility of an operational job.

9/10

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

What I have learnt will help a bit with my studies but has mainly been great experience gained in order to help with future jobs.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

General atmosphere was busy but laid back at the same time

8/10

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

Not too organised

3/10

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

I received some training but not as much as I would have liked.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
7/10

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

The graduate scheme seems like a good way to pursue a career in the business.

8/10

Social

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

There were some socials organised among interns

5/10

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

I lived at home but the cost of living near the office is fairly expensive from what I have heard

5/10

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

Was decent

6/10

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

There is a football team. And colleagues get together for a run quite often.

8/10