Supply Chain Spring Placement at Unilever

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Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
Leatherhead East of England
Review Date
Salary
Unpaid
Roles
Voluntary

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7.4/10

About You
8.2
The Organisation
7.0
Everything Else

7.2

About You

Role Description

Insight day at Unilever.

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

It was insightful, inspiring and enjoyable

8/10

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

very valued

10/10

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

we were well looked after

9/10

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

Not applicable for the duration of time we were staying. Useful for understanding intern assessment methods.

6/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Bit of a mix up on the assessment-centre day. Some events ran too late and others too early.

7/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Very engaging and it was easy to make friends and work with colleagues. Was nice to be treated professionally and on the same level as those already on a graduate scheme. Respectful.

9/10

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

Thoughtful consideration of intern needs, concerns and created a welcoming atmosphere.

9/10

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?

Was useful as an insight into the functioning of Unilever and the progession paths available, however it did not show what working in individual roles would be like. Potentially a time issue.

4/10

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

Couldn't see individidual teams in the work context, however meeting such a wide variety of employees from graduates to specialists conveyed a sense of community.

8/10

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

I had already decided on a career path.

5/10

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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?

Was nice meeting employees in a less formal setting at dinner.

8/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

Was useful for gaining an insight into the business, however I did not feel networking was the main emphasis.

6/10

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

Shown on-site facilities, however not much depth was gone into.

6/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

9/10

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