Marketing Intern at L'Oreal

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Hammersmith Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Marketing

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6.7/10

The Role
6.5
Organisation
7.0

Socialising

6.8

The Role

Role Description

briefing design agencies, managing budget, presentation preparation, competitor analysis, dealing with requests from sales team/customers

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

It was hard work, but challenging and never boring, also the company events and evenings out are a great perk

9/10

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

All the team are very supportive, and always willing to help out

9/10

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

All the team are very supportive, guidance is given but left to do a lot of work indepently then feedback results

6/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Some times I would have nothing to do, others work very long hours - would be better if it was more consistent

5/10

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

A lot of responsibility

5/10

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

not yet back at university, I think the skills will help more in my career than my degree

5/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Really good working environment, everyone usually bright and cheerful

8/10

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

Really well, had lots of useful inductions

8/10

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

Training mostly on the job

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
6/10

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

The grad scheme is easily accessible if you do well in your internship, plus there are international opportunities too

8/10

Social

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

Yes, lots of events/nights out

6/10

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

As expected in London

7/10

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

All of London very accessible through tubes/buses for nights out - lot more expensive than on a student budget though

7/10

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

Yes, sports team, staff picnics, company events

7/10