Publishing intern at The Walt Disney Company

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Hammersmith Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Advertising Banking/Finance Business Management Charity/Non Profit Design English Marketing Media

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9.3/10

The Role
10.0
Organisation
10.0

Socialising

7.5

The Role

Role Description

Marketing within the publishing department

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

I fully enjoyed the placement and would be a job I would love to do in the future

10/10

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

Was treated well and valued by all employees across all levels. Team were very friendly and became very close to them.

10/10

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

My manager as brilliant and gave me the support I needed without over seeing everything I did.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Is was very busy, however made the days go fast and was always help available if you asked

10/10

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

Given a lot of responsibility, I ran one of the marketing campaigns with little to no help

10/10

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

I have learn more than I could of imagined and will take onto my next job. Also the skills have helped me develop as a person, for example confidence

10/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Fun atmosphere, however was serious when needed to be. Extra events to get involved with which made each day different

10/10

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

Everything was organised smoothly

10/10

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

I felt they developed me as a person and also through extra training sessions and meetings

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Travel loan
10/10

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

Very appealing as I want to work in a global company, hopefully will be able to get a job with them in the future as they look after staff well

10/10

Social

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

They added you in to a Facebook group at the beginning so you could all get to know each other. They also encourage you to become close with the interns on your floor

10/10

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

Cost high due to being in London

5/10

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

Nice bars and pubs in Hammersmith where the office is based, however would normally go out in central London which is 15 minutes by tube

7/10

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

There were events you could help out with for example Star Wars celebrations. Also there was meals out and drinks.

8/10

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