Buying Intern at The Walt Disney Company

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Hammersmith
Review Date
Roles
Business Management Customer Service Design E-Business English Fashion Film/Photography

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2.9/5

The Role
2.5
The Company
3.4
The Culture
2.9

Role Description

Buyers Assitant on Baby

The Role

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

I thoroughly enjoyed my placement at The Walt Disney Company - i couldn't have asked for much more.
3 /5

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

Extremely valued by my colleagues.
3 /5

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

I was given as much guidance as i wanted by my manager. He was incredibly helpful in terms of work and advice towards accessing jobs in the future.
3 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Always very busy on a daily basis - but my manager always checked on me to make sure i wasn't overwhelmed.
3 /5

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

I was given an extremely high amount of responsibility during my placement, which helped me make the most out of this year.
3 /5

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

It will help me so much.
3 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

8
4 /5

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

7
4 /5

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

5 - The D Achieve courses are great, but i feel they need more directed at Placement workers, as a lot were very relevant to me but only available to managers.
3 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
3 /5

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

9 - I really looking forward to applying to work with Disney in the future
5 /5

The Culture

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

Very good social scene, our ENTS team helped that from the moment i started
3 /5

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

High - but with being London you havw to get used to it
3 /5

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

7 - ok
4 /5

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

6 - some
3 /5