Audit Intern at Grant Thornton

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Manchester North West
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Accountancy

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9.7/10

The Role
9.2
Organisation
10.0

Socialising

10.0

The Role

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

I found it really interesting!

10/10

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

I felt supported and the atmosphere was very welcoming.

10/10

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

I was supported throughout my internship by my manager.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was given lots of interesting tasks- this is definitely not the type of internship where you just make tea!

5/10

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

I was given responsibility to complete certain tasks from the first day.

10/10

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

I developed my Microsoft excel skills.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Friendly and supportive- I felt able to ask questions if I was struggling with a task!

10/10

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

Well organised- I had lots of different tasks to do on my internship which was really insightful.

10/10

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

The invested a lot of time in training me which was really good and enabled me to learn lots about audit.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
10/10

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

Very appealing!

10/10

Social

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

We had lots of chance to network especially on the first week!

10/10

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

The cost of living depends whereabouts in Manchester you live, however, there are lots of options depending on your budget.

10/10

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

I haven't experienced the nightlife in Manchester myself but I've heard good reviews.

10/10

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

There are lots of opportunities to get involved in social activities with other trainees.

10/10