Intern at BDO

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Auditing/Tax

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8.2/10

The Role
8.2
Organisation
8.0

Socialising

8.5

The Role

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

I enjoyed my internship experience a lot as I learnt a lot about the corporate international tax department.

10/10

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

I felt quite valued by my colleagues in the CIT department as the culture was very inclusive and supportive and everyone I spoke to was willing to explain what they did.

9/10

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

I was given support and guidance for all the work I did and when I didn't receive support/guidance then I would ask.

7/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was busy for most of the time.

7/10

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

I was given a fair amount of responsibility for some of the work I did.

7/10

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

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very supportive, collaborative and inclusive.

10/10

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

The internship was quite organised - I had to actively seek work which was good as I was proactive however there were times when there was no work for me.

6/10

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

My counselling manager made an effort to talk me about development points through our catch-ups and I could always go to relevant people in the department to ask questions.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Internship
5/10

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

Good as there is a lot of room progress and development.

10/10

Social

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

Yes everyone was very sociable and there were a lot of social events.

7/10

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

9/10

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

8/10

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

10/10