Spring Intern at Rothschild & Co

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
London Central London and City
Review Date
Banking - Investment


About You
The Organisation
Everything Else


About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

I really enjoyed the programme throughout the week.


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

Felt very valued, a lot of effort was put in that made it feel like they were investing in us


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

Received training by Fitch Learning.


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

Learned a lot more than I expected in just one week, all the knowledge gained will be useful in any financial career path.


The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Extremely well structured, everything flowed really well.


6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Overall a friendly atmosphere, slightly competitive on the group presentation aspect.


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

Received training from Fitch Learning and two shadowing sessions in groups of 2.


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?

Far more than any other financial career programme I had attended, it felt as though we had a real insight into an analyst's life at the firm.


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

Culture was emphasised throughout and was very clear by the end of the week.


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

Very valuable, felt as though I had more real experience because of the group project.


Other Information

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

£30 for 3 lunches

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

Lot's of networking opportunities, mainly from analyst to director level.


13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

There was a variety of different networking events, some events seemed initially awkward but worked themselves out by the end.


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

We were given a quick insight into opportunities like volunteering.


15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Very much so, by far the most valuable insight programme I have attended in terms of experience and learning.