This review was submitted over 4 years ago, so some of the information it contains may no longer be relevant.


  • The Role
  • The Company
  • The Culture

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • The variety of work and responsibility at Groupe SEB has been amazing! From category management to market analysis, I have grown not only professional but also personally. I can't thank Groupe SEB enough!


  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • Extremely valued by all the team, which created a great dynamic atmosphere where you can have a laugh but also what to work hard for one another.


  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • 4/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Extremely busy! The nature of the SDA and Cookware market means their is always promo's running or something to analyse, whether that be rates of sale, forecasting or stock management.


  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • I was allowed to change the way Sales data was internally reported as well as managing the Nespresso Boutiques account, I can say no more.


  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • 5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • Great atmosphere from my experience within the Sales department on a personal level. There is also a huge kitchen and balcony area where you can play games such as darts or pool, or simply just hang out and have lunch.


  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • 4/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • 4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Subsidised/Company Gym

    Company Parties/Events

    Staff Sales/Staff Shop


  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • I have already asked my Director what job if I was to come back would be most suitable for me!


    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • I have met on this placement a guy who is now one of my best friends... I say no more!


  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • It's Windsor, so not the cheapest, but as I commuted from Reading it was well worth it! Beautiful office and location!


  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • 4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • Loads! From charity pancake racing to 5-aside football!


    Report this review


Placement Year (10 Months+)

South West

July 2017

View More Reviews