Business Analyst at Accenture

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Southend on Sea East of England
Review Date
Salary
£20,000 - £21,999
Roles
Management Consultancy

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6.4/10

The Role
7.3
Organisation
5.2

Socialising

6.5

The Role

Role Description

Working with the client to define business requirments

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

I really enjoyed the experience - getting to work closely with clients and on a complex project which is going to have a big impact was very rewarding.

8/10

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

Initially I felt I wasn't needed on the team but as time went on and my team saw I was an asset, they trusted me with more responsibilities.

7/10

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

Very good guidance even though it is a project with tight deadlines, my team still made time to teach me

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Many days I did not have much to do but instead attended as many meetings as possible to learn about the project, so this was still a valuable experience.

2/10

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

The work I did have to do was important and impactful, there just wasn't much of it

7/10

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

Training was excellent, I feel I could apply my new skills in any area Accenture has to offer

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Stressed

3/10

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

Very organised

10/10

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

Not much as everyone was very busy but a few did take time to make sure I understood what was going on and I learnt a lot.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
2/10

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

A wonderful and dynamic place to work - a job offer would be valuable

6/10

Social

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

Everyone was very friendly and inclusive

9/10

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

Low compared to london

7/10

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

I dont know

1/10

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

Yes at least two a week

9/10