Supply Chain and Logistics Intern at L'Oreal

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Annesley East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£20,000 - £21,999
Roles
Business Analytics Customer Service Logistics and Operations

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7.7/10

The Role
8.8
Organisation
8.6

Socialising

5.0

The Role

Role Description

Intern in the distribution centre

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

My placement at the L'Oreal distribution centre has given me such a well rounded experience of the supply chain function. I've been challenged to a good level which has facilitated my development.

10/10

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

My team couldn't have been more welcoming and supportive.

10/10

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

My manager and supervisor were always around and happy to help me with any problems and support on my projects.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I had a manageable level of daily tasks as well as a variety of adhoc jobs.

5/10

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

I was involved in a key projects, during which I was given a great amount of responsibility to communicate the project to various audiences via presentations.

8/10

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

The skills I have learnt will help me during my final year of university and my future career.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Everyone within the office is so kind and friendly. It has been a pleasure to spend my time here.

10/10

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

A good structure.

10/10

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

I had a strong input in the shaping of my placement to allow me to develop in areas that I most wanted to.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
5/10

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

8/10

Social

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

At the distribution centre there is just one other intern. Not a great deal of social events with colleagues - just the Christmas party.

3/10

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

Living in Nottingham is relatively cheap and lots of fun.

9/10

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

In the area that the distribution centre is there is not much. However it is easily possible to live and commute from Nottingham which has great nightlife.

5/10

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

3/10