Spring intern at Deutsche Bank

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Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
London Central London and City
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Less than £ 10,000
Accountancy Banking - Commercial Banking - Investment Banking - Retail Banking/Finance Business Analytics Business Management Mathematics/Statistics

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Spring intern

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

I thought it gave a brilliant insight into the company, the culture and the roles in DB.

Similarly, I enjoyed how we were able to workshadow different parts of the bank to really get a feel for the place.
I also enjoyed the networking opportunities


2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

I felt extremely valued and this was reiterated with each speaker and activity we did

It was a great feeling


3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

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I felt comfortable at all stages and I knew If i needed help where to go and who to email

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Similarly the rest of the bank were really supportive


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

I felt like it was really valuable to see how the skills I have from Uni are applied in the workplace

Similarly, the communication and networking skills I used were really great

Finally, I enjoyed how I learned new technical skills and gained a better understanding of the workplace and DB


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5. How well structured was the insight?

I can not fault the insight week at all
It was extremely well structured to give a really deep understanding and a great experience of DB and the roles within the company
The networking events were fantastic and at all times I was busy (in a good way) and entertained and learning


6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Everyone was so kind and supportive in the bank

The other interns were always happy and I felt like we were in a really positive and encouraging atmosphere at all times

I felt like everyone wanted us there and wanted us to learn as much as we could and therefore the atmosphere was brilliant


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

I feel like the company has invested a lot of their time and resources into providing me with the best work experience they could

I also feel like I have developed both professionally and personally as a result of this week


8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

They helped me understand to a great extent how the bank worked

The work shadowing showed me how each role worked and what the day to day activities would be

Also, the panels discussed what their roles included which provided me with a deeper insight into how the bank worked and how I could be working too


9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

Both the panels, speaking to the graduates, work shadowing and the networking events allowed me to gain a deep understanding of the company culture and its values


10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?

I felt I learned a lot of what I valued as a person in correlation to the banks values

the work shadowing allowed me to see which career I would like to follow and which I wouldn’t

Taking to people at networkint events allowed me to question and gain answers about roles and careers in the bank


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11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?

12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

Yes plenty of events to network and I really enjoyed them


13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

The drinks and food allowed for a more relaxed atmosphere and everyone was very friendly it was very comfortable


14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

Yes the well being panel dealt with this very well and the Q&A at the end allowed me to ask other questions I had on this topic


15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

I can not recommend the insight enough
It was invaluable to my learning and a fantastic experience
I learned and gained new skills and developed the ones I had already
It was absolutely brilliant