Summer Intern at HSBC

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Greater London
Review Date
Salary
£10,000 - £11,999
Roles
Banking - Investment

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10.0/10

The Role
10.0
Organisation
10.0

Socialising

10.0

The Role

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

I really enjoyed the culture of HSBC, the structure of the program and also the team to which I was placed

10/10

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

Extremely valued. They always gave me interesting work and thanked me if I did a good job

10/10

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

Managers and supervisors always took the time to explain why they wanted me to do something and how they wanted it done

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I always had a series of projects on the go which I could be completing at any time depending on their urgentness so I was always busy

10/10

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

Assisted with pitch books and other client facing material

10/10

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

The organisational and ability to push myself through tiredness in addition to the public speaking skills that I learnt are extremely useful. The biggest takeaway for me was improving my attention to detail which I thought was already good but took to another level

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The floor is open plan and there is a buzz of energy in the mornings

10/10

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

Really well set up with many learning opportunities organised by the grad recruiters

10/10

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

And extremely large amount as mentioned before with the public speaking element

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10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Internship
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11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

I would definitely love to come back and work here

10/10

Social

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

Yes

10/10

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

N/A lived at home

10/10

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

N/A

10/10

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

Yes there was cricket and dragon boat racing

10/10

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