Luxury Fashion Collaborations at The Walt Disney Company

Top Employer
Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London
Review Date
Roles
Advertising Business Analytics Business Management Economics Fashion Marketing Public Relations

Connect with this company

The Walt Disney Company is a Top Employer

3.8/5

The Role
4.5
The Company
3.5
The Culture
3.1

The Role

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

I absolutely loved my placement year at the Walt Disney Company, and would highly recommend
5 /5

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

All staff are so friendly and supportive as they are used to having interns, and treat us completely equal to all permanent members
5 /5

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

My team were amazing, and very keen to see me grow and adapt the role to my skillets
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

As the job differed daily, some days I felt myself struggling to stay busy and others I had lots of projects. This taught me how to manage, organise and prioritise.
4 /5

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

The level of responsibility depends on whether you prove you can take it on. As my manager went on maternity leave 9 months in, I was alone for a month which allowed me to challenge myself with a new level of responsibility
4 /5

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

I believe the life skills I have learnt in terms of time management, organisation, communicating, networking and project managing will be invaluable for my future
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Happy, supportive and friendly
4 /5

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

Great, as the programme has been in place for ages.
5 /5

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

No generic training
4 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Working from home
3 /5

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

No room for a graduate within most teams, only interns and managers, however can make a job role if really want somebody back
3 /5

The Culture

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

Great group of interns
5 /5

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

As understandable for London, expensive
3 /5

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

Great bars and pubs
3 /5

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

Some
3 /5