Summer Intern at EDF Trading

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London
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3.7/5

The Role
3.8
The Company
3.6
The Culture
3.5

The Role

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

I massively enjoyed my internship, it was a very rewarding experience.
5 /5

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

I felt valued by my colleagues, and was made to feel part of the team I was in.
4 /5

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

Very supportive supervisor, with good amount of guidance for each task I was set.
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Stayed fairly busy on day-to-day basis with a bit of variation depending on the market.
4 /5

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

I was given a reasonable amount of responsibility for an intern, but understandably nothing that impacted the business too much.
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 developed a wide range of skills both soft and technical, which will be very useful in my career.
3 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Nice office, with everyone generally friendly.
4 /5

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

Very well structured.
5 /5

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

They invested a great deal, with training on commercial and soft skills
4 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Internship
3 /5

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

Dependant on headcount within the business.
3 /5

The Culture

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

Everyone was fairly social.
4 /5

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

High due to being in London.
3 /5

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

Good.
4 /5

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

4 /5