Supply Chain Intern at Bloomberg

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£24,000 - £25,999
Roles
Logistics and Operations

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8.5/10

The Role
7.8
Organisation
8.8

Socialising

9.2

The Role

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

It has been the best work experience I have had yet. The environment encouraged me to experiment and put my theoretical knowledge from university into practice.

10/10

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

I began shadowing from my first day and I was encouraged to put my ideas forward which had the possibility of being put into practice in future.

9/10

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

My mentor was a desk away from me and I felt I could speak to her with regards to the project I had been given. She was very supportive

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was very busy, shuffling between the main office and the Warehouse on some days. The fact that I had a project to complete by the end of my internship made me very busy.

9/10

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

I was responsible for covering the distribution planner when they were absent on holiday.

6/10

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

The skills I have learnt from this internship have been directly related to my course as I was an intern in the supply chain department. I study supply chain management at university and i was able to put my theory into practice

5/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

It is a very fast paced environment here at Bloomberg. Everyone is walking about and it gets really busy sometimes. It encourages you to pull yourself up by the socks and blend in with the atmosphere in a positive manner. Bloomberg cultivates inclusion and this can be seen from the layout of the desks on all floors.

10/10

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

The HR and Internship team devoted a lot of time and effort in making the internship a brilliant experience. Other interns i spoke to also had great things to say and it reflected in the activities and outcomes.

10/10

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

Bloomberg provides you with the opportunity of branching out and exploring other departments to allow you the options of understanding the company as a whole and giving you a chance to see if it may be somethiung else one might be interested in.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Healthcare/Dental
5/10

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

The future employment prospects is very appealing considering my degree and what the company has to offer

10/10

Social

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

yes there was

8/10

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

i was staying at home

9/10

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?

10/10

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