Spring insight at Nomura

Top Employer
Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
London
Review Date
Roles
Banking/Finance
Nomura  is a Top Employer

3.5/5

About You
3.6
The Company
3.6
Everything Else
3.4

Role Description

Insight into departments.

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

Broad range of insight offered across the firm as a whole, some highly engaging sessions although some bit arduous.
4 /5

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

Felt like talent was valued when speaking to staff.
4 /5

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

Certain members of staff were very helpful with respect to guidance
4 /5

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

Not really relevant to my degree.
3 /5

The Company

5. How well structured was the insight?

Very well structured
4 /5

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

As good as can be expected in a bank.
3 /5

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

Training sessions were numerous however although selection process was hard, felt still had to prove oneself.
3 /5

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?

Speaking to people during networking provided good insight into culture, however only limited time.
4 /5

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

As previsoiky mentioned, networking was most useful part of the insight.
4 /5

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

Certain parts of the days were useful regarding the less widespread departments
4 /5

Everything Else

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

Could have a better expense policy in place as London expensive.

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

Yes, literally answered this question with my other answers. Lots of opportunity
4 /5

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

These were numerous however were short relative to presentations so longer time would be better.
4 /5

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

No, no discussion of extra curricular activities was available during insight.
3 /5

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Yes, good opportunity to experience firm itself however the expenses may be an issue.
4 /5