Actuarial Consulting Summer Internship at Aon

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Leeds Yorkshire and Humberside
Review Date
Salary
£22,000 - £23,999
Roles
Actuarial

7.3/10

The Role
8.8
Organisation
7.6

Socialising

4.5

The Role

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

I really enjoyed by internship and it was very well organised.

9/10

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

Support by colleagues was great along with regular feedback.

9/10

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

My manager was very supportive through out the internship and we had weekly meetings.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

In the beginning couple of weeks it took me while to get work but it got busier as the internship progressed.

7/10

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

I was given enough responsibility as an internship, would love to have been part of some long term project though.

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 developed a lot of skills throughout my internship. They have made me confident and I have gained a lot of transferable skills. This is particularly due to being part of the CSR Project team.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

I was based in one of the regional offices and loved the atmosphere. Everybody was helpful and really nice.

8/10

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

It was well organised and structured.

8/10

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

The induction training included a lot of soft skills sessions and that helped a lot.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
4/10

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

I am excited about my future prospect with Aon and look forward to joining their graduate programme, if I am to be offered one.

8/10

Social

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

We were taken out for meals throughout our internship, not many social activities happened in my office though.

5/10

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

It was quite cheap as I was based in a regional office.

9/10

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

Did not go for any nightout unfortunately.

1/10

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

Not many activities. Went out for drinks once with colleagues but that was it.

3/10