HR intern at Danone

Placement Year (10 Months+)
Review Date


The Role
The Company
The Culture

Role Description

HR Intern

The Role

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

Really enjoyed the internship
5 /5

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

Very valued
5 /5

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

The wider team I was in was great, everyone was very supportive! However I did not have a manager for 2nd part so I did not get much 121
3 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was fairly busy on most days, there were some busy periods and some quieter periods so it was a nice balance.
5 /5

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

Lots of responsability
5 /5

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

As internship, I had already graduated so not relevant
3 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very friendly, relaxed office style! Lots of activities and events always happening.
5 /5

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

The set up was not great, everyone started at different times therefore it did not really feel like a programme.
3 /5

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

I did come CIPD training and then some internal training.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
4 /5

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

Very appealing!
5 /5

The Culture

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

Not to start as I did not really know who else was doing an internship
3 /5

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

Very expensive to live in the area and social life is not great. But very close to central so was easy to go out.
3 /5

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

1 /5

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

Yes lots!
5 /5