Investment Consulting Intern at Aon

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Actuarial Administration/Secretarial Banking - Investment

8.3/10

The Role
8.5
Organisation
8.2

Socialising

8.2

The Role

Role Description

Investment Consulting Intern in the Risk Modelling team

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

I thoroughly enjoyed my internship

10/10

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

My work felt valued by my colleagues, and I was always given constructive feedback

9/10

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

I was given a lot of help and guidance

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Fairly busy, picked up in the later weeks was very dependent on the month of the quarter

7/10

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

I would say I was given varying amounts of responsibility, increasing as the internship went on.

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 chosen to do a finance module next year, so hopefully the internship will help with that.

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

There was a great atmosphere in the office, everyone was very friendly and inclusive.

10/10

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

The internship was not as structured as I had expected, and it was quite important to be proactive when seeking out work, but overall (especially the resources provided by HR) it was quite organised, and the interns were definitely accomodated for.

7/10

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

The company invested a lot of time in me and I learned a lot

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare from home
8/10

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

8/10

Social

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

All the interns would socialise together

10/10

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

I worked in London, so travel and living expenses were expensive

3/10

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

10/10

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

There were opportunities to go to work drinks, sports events and the annual Empower Results day

10/10