Summer Intern at Bloomberg

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£24,000 - £25,999
Roles
Banking/Finance Voluntary

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6.5/10

The Role
6.3
Organisation
7.2

Socialising

6.0

The Role

Role Description

Summer Financial Analyst focused in Analytics and Sales activities

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

The experience has been really good. The company is growing in revenue and there is a solid learning experience waiting for you.

9/10

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

Colleagues are always ready to help you - there is nothing that people avoid you to learn and everybody wants just the best of you!

7/10

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

Management is really keen to see you prosper and growth. you definitely have a lot of feedback flowing through your weeks at Bloomberg.

7/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Bloomberg has a strict 8-6 schedule - however there are days where projects and clients requests come up in bulks so hours are longer.

5/10

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

After my first week of training, I have been exposed to many many projects where clients where at the centre. Really liked that.

5/10

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

For my last year at university, I will definitely be more prepared - skilled and determined to achieve just the best!

5/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Clients do have a lot to share with you! the people are really selected on the cultural aspect in order to make sure team are aligned and successful at every time.

8/10

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

The scheduled has been tremendously successful - chapeau to all the team.

7/10

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

the number of events organised the training opportunity has been massive - the firm definitely invested a lot on us all.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
8/10

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

To this stage, the company has showed me a lot of appreciation and I would love to come back.

5/10

Social

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

Yes - I've worked in a corporate finance role before and Bloomberg definitely have a better environment to work with - I would call it an healthy competition.

5/10

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

Pretty expensive - as the city of London you are able to earn a lot as much as spend a lot for drinks/food around your office. however, is all a matter of knowing where to go.

5/10

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

I spent some time in Shoreditch with some colleagues and it's ok.

7/10

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

Societies and outside events are one of the many things that make Bloomberg unique - so many great opportunities.

7/10