Supply Chain Intern at L'Oreal

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
bath Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Logistics and Operations

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7.4/10

The Role
8.7
Organisation
7.2

Socialising

5.8

The Role

Role Description

Supply chain intern

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

I have greatly enjoyed my work placement - there are no major flaws with the experience!

9/10

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

I was very valued by all members of the team - and my opinions were listened to and taken into account when decision were made.

9/10

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

There was a good level of support available to me, not just from my direct manager, but from other members in the team and even from other departments.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was very busy everyday, there was never a boring moment. There were some high pressure situations however.

7/10

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

I was given a great level of responsibility and the autonomy to complete my tasks myself without close supervision.

9/10

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

I have learnt invaluable skills throughout the year, which could not have been learnt during my degree studies. Many soft skills were gained, which are essential in a work environment.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Good life work balance - great atmosphere within the company and teams I worked in

9/10

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

Opportunities for skills learning and objective setting and review, three times during the year.

7/10

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

Somewhat - there could have been more role specific skills investment available.

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
5/10

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

Due to the good work life balance, and ability to transfer skills learnt across areas,future employment is fairly appealing.

8/10

Social

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

Plenty of opportunity to socialize with other placement students - there is a committee to set up events.

5/10

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

London - so high cost of living and socializing.

3/10

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

London - excellent nightlife at all times of the day!

9/10

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

There were some opportunities to get involved with charity work or with fundraising activities.

6/10