Resourcer at Randstad

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Hampshire South East
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Recruitment

4.3/10

The Role
5.0
Organisation
4.4

Socialising

3.0

The Role

Role Description

Support the principal recruitment consultant. This includes candidate name gathering, interviewing, candidate management, database maintenance and ensuring quality assurance compliance.

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

Great place to go on placement- not your average 'photocopying and getting coffee' placement.

5/10

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

Valued member of the team

5/10

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

Weekly team meetings, regular 1-1's

5/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Manic but manageable

5/10

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

Given the same responsibility as permanent employees- valued team member

5/10

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

Real life experience- something uni can't teach you which is incredibly valuable

5/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Busy and Buzzy

5/10

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

From the assessment day to the training days- very well organised. Even a 2 day course to head office with all the placement students in the country.

5/10

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

Training courses and regular 1-1's

4/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
5/10

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

Good foot in the door to other sectors

3/10

Social

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

Facebook group, linkedin etc.

5/10

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

Travel from my uni house- about an hour drive

2/10

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

Nights out with the office are regular but not in the same area as we work

2/10

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

Charity events etc.

3/10