Rating

3.9/5
  • The Role
    4.4
  • The Company
    3.9
  • The Culture
    3.0

Role Description

Support our ASDA and Morrisons integrated retail FMCG teams.

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • It has been an honour to work in such as fantastic company. I have had the privilege of working with some inspiring people and feel enriched by the whole experience.

    5/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • I felt like a fully fledged member of the team at all times.

    5/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • In Leeds the mentoring process not only met but exceeded all expectations.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Everyone has their busy and quiet days. The beauty of this internship is that you get out what you put in. I always tried to involve myself and make sure I was always busy.

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • For one of our smaller accounts I was the main 'go to' for many jobs.

    5/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • My professionalism, excel and team working skills have seen a vast improvement over the past 12 months.

    5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • We were a small office, like any small working environment you have your quiet and busy days. I like to think we made the most of it.

    4/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • My internship was planned from start to finish with strict stages set to monitor progression and target setting.

    5/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • Disney had a wide range of HR tools to develop my learning whilst on placement. I was also lucky to be mentored by a senior account manager and a senior commercial manager.

    4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Flexi Time

    Staff Sales/Staff Shop

    4/5

  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • Very appealing, I wouldn't turn them down.

    4/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • I was isolated in a satellite office so no.

    2/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • Cheap, I lived at home.

    5/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Leeds is decent, but I'd always go out in Huddersfield.

    4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • There were opportunities but these were mainly down in London.

    2/5

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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

26th June 2017


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