EMEA Project Managment Assistant at Johnson & Johnson

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
High wycombe South East
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Administration/Secretarial Advertising Design Economics Information Technology Management Consultancy Medical/Health Pharmaceutical Sales

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Johnson & Johnson is a Top Employer

7.9/10

The Role
9.5
Organisation
7.0

Socialising

6.8

The Role

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

A lot! It's been an amazing year. The opportunity to network, travel and work in the EMEA region was amazing

10/10

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

100%. I worked with a team all over EMEA and it felt like they were in the office with me. Even if 100KMs away they were always available

10/10

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

It was my managers first experience of managing people and did a great job of coaching, development and helping me find great projects.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very! there were times were i was very very busy and some just busy. i never felt bored. This was partly due to me reaching out for stretch assignments.

10/10

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

Increasing amounts

8/10

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

I study international Business and Economics. Being part on an international team was perfect.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Depends on who was visiting or where i was visiting

8/10

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

They were more ad hoc. But a serious development plan

7/10

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

A LOT! Lots of day training and workshops. Opportunities for non mandatory online training but also mandatory face-to-face which were great.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Working from home
5/10

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

Very, i want to go back on the grad scheme!

10/10

Social

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

Yes, we went out a lot and got on well

10/10

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

Cheap, the area is very cheap and easy to get into london

10/10

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

Terrible. the town is quite but can buy taxis elsewhere

1/10

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

Football, gym classes and social events. All available for free

6/10