Merchandising Administrative Assistant at ASOS

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Camden Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Administration/Secretarial E-Business

6.8/10

The Role
8.0
Organisation
6.0

Socialising

6.0

The Role

Role Description

Merchandising Admin

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

I have thoroughly enjoyed my work pleacement. I would say 9 out of 10.

9/10

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

I have been treated like a full time member of the team throughout my time here. I have been on two departments in the 12 months and in both this was the case. 9/10.

9/10

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

Both of my managers have been highly supportive of me and my role here.We have one to ones every week which is very beneficial and you can bring up any issues in these which is great. 9/10

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I have been very busy throughout my time here, although it must be said some days are much busier than others. It very much depends week to week. But on the whole 8/10.

8/10

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

I have been given a huge amount of responsibility throughout. 8/10

8/10

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

I have learnt so many skills which I will now have forever. I think my work ethic has changed completely which will help greatly when I go back to uni.

5/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

It was always very fun, 10/10

10/10

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

Very well. We have monthly intern sessions which were great.

5/10

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

very much so, i received a lot of training

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
5/10

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

very appealing, i would like to come back after uni

5/10

Social

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

Yes, 9/10

9/10

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

It was expensive but i did not have to get public transport i could walk to work

5/10

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

Good nightlife, i live in Camden so always very busy

5/10

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

Yes, every week there are social events with work colleagues

5/10