Global Markets Intern at Nomura

Top Employer
Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Banking/Finance
Nomura  is a Top Employer

7.8/10

The Role
9.3
Organisation
8.2

Socialising

5.0

The Role

Role Description

Intern

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

Thoroughly enjoyable

10/10

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

Very valued, contributing and given responsibility

10/10

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

Given support and guidance by various people in the business , it was very good

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Depending on the desk, but on the whole very busy

10/10

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

Obviously a considerable amount given that we were interns, attended meetings

8/10

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

Very helpful learning experience for finance, professionalism, dealing with and managing situations and the standards I need to set for myself going forward

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Incredibly friendly

10/10

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

Very well structured with a variety of different tasks that had to be undertaken that tested a number of different skills

10/10

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

A lot, we had a number of different training schemes from Bloomberg, to excel to python.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised/Company Gym
6/10

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

It depends on how you view the industry, but in terms of progression of young people in the firm I think it is an attractive time to be here.

7/10

Social

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

Yes there was a good social scene, particularly helped by a friendly year group

7/10

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

Extremely expensive

3/10

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

5/10

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

Yes from social to sporting events!

5/10