Intern at HSBC

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Internship (1-4 Months)
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The Role
The Company
The Culture

Role Description


The Role

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

Was given real responsibility to manage. Worked with a great team who supported me throughout. Everyone was light hearted but professional so I learned about by role in depth.
5 /5

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

This is reflected in the responsibility I was given as an intern. Leading marketing campaigns & running working ground are not light tasks for interns. I loved the challenge.
5 /5

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

Weekly check-ins with my manager & grad coach. Got feedback and support in these meetings.
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I had enough to keep me going and wasn’t bored during my placement. This kept me interested and engaged.
4 /5

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

A lot
5 /5

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

I’m more confident and understand more about myself more. I aim to utilise this to play to my strengths and move forward.
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

5 /5

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

Really well- we got put in a team that really wanted interns which must’ve been down to surveying and organisation.
5 /5

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

They must’ve spent a lot of money on interns.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • National Travel
3 /5

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

5 /5

The Culture

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

5 /5

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

Didn’t change.
5 /5

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

London scene.
5 /5

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

Seeing friends etc.
5 /5