Facility Management and Steering at BMW Group

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Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
Oxford South West
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Administration/Secretarial Environmental Financial Management

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8.4/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
9.2

Socialising

7.5

The Role

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

I had very nice colleagues and interesting projects.

8/10

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

I felt valued and respected and I was well integrated in the team.

9/10

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

I got help whenever I asked for it. I was mostly working independently.

7/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Quite busy, but not overwelmed with work.

9/10

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

I had quite much responsibility and even flew to the USA on my own.

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 acquired skills for project management, coordination and communication skills, improved my organisation skills and the ability to train and guide people.

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

It was a great atmosphere. Everyone was really nice and helpful.

9/10

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

It was well organised.

9/10

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

I was able to participate in the department workshop and got the chance to fly to the US due to one of my projects.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • International Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Above 25 days holiday
9/10

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

very appealing.

10/10

Social

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

Yes, there was a interns meeting every week and also other events.

9/10

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

It was quite expensive, but the salary more than covered the expenses.

5/10

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

vary good nightlife and many pubs.

9/10

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

sometimes there were after work events with colleagues.

7/10