Marketing Intern at Danone

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London
Review Date

4.3/5

The Role
4.7
The Company
4.4
The Culture
3.8

The Role

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

I have really really enjoyed working at Danone. It has been amazing and a great learning experience.
5 /5

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

I have created some fantastic relationships with my colleagues
5 /5

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

The support, training and guidance given by my supervisor and management has gone above and beyond my expectations. I have learnt so much, and have felt really supported by my manager.
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was involved in a lot of fascinating campaigns and projects.
5 /5

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

I was given quite a lot of responsibility during my placement, I was in support on some of the larger projects and was able to lead a few smaller projects.
4 /5

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 at Danone are invaluable skills that I think prepare me really well for my next steps in my career.
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Excellent.
5 /5

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

Good organisation. Pretty much was always seamless
4 /5

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

I was able to follow numerous amounts of courses and personal development sessions, and was even given a personal coach who helped me work through some of my development points.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
5 /5

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

It is really competitive and quite difficult to find future employment within the organisation. However I was really supported by my manager to do so!
4 /5

The Culture

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

Really great, socially and for sports.
5 /5

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

Living and working in London is extremely expensive, but that is to be expected. And the salary that comes with it is appropriate for London.
3 /5

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

The nightlife wasn't really one of my concerns.
3 /5

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

Sports and socials were organised.
5 /5