Finance and Investment Banking Internship at Go Abroad China

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Beijing, China China
Review Date
Salary
£10,000 - £11,999
Roles
Banking/Finance

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9.7/10

The Role
9.7
Organisation
10.0

Socialising

9.5

The Role

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

My experience from the 4months internship was as a very valuable experience for me. I got to work on real responsibilities and had a great social side with my co workers.

10/10

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

I was treated as an employee of the company rather than just an intern and I worked on projects that were really valuable to me and my internship company.

10/10

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

I was always given feedback on m y progress and work i completed. I always got appraisal when i performed well, both from my supervisors and fellow co workers

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was extremely busy, during my internship as I supported the manager I worked on economic, industry, and company research to support pitches and deals and served and assisted clients with various aspects of business collaboration and support for all their business enquiries.

9/10

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

The first week I had a trial session meant to test my experience. I was able to pass this trial week successfully, after that week, I was consistently challenged in my role which is actually what i was looking for in an internship and i really did enjoy it as it made my placement engaging and enjoyable.

10/10

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

Most of my tasks involved research and proposal writing, doing this internship organised through Go Abroad China, really developed my skills as I wouldnt be able to gain hands on experience through just the university classes

10/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

My team was great, during our free time, we would all hangout, talk about our tasks and progress, and also have some fun

10/10

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

My internship was well structured. The trial week enabled me access my strengths and weaknesses, once I knew my strengths the company assigned tasks that enabled me develop my skills more

10/10

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

I was able to develop personally and professionally through my internship. Through presentations, and managing various tasks in my team, i felt the company was really interested in my overall developemnt

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Company Parties/Events
10/10

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

This would depend on the role being offered.

10/10

Social

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

We usually had weekly friday hangouts were we would drink freshly brewed chinese tea served by one of the co workers who was a tea expert, this was really fun.

10/10

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

Transportation was abit expensive as I lived far from the location. But the salary i received was enough to support me during my internship.

9/10

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

The night life was great

9/10

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

The tea hangouts on friday were always fun and I always looked forward to them each week

10/10

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