HR Summer Intern at L'Oreal

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Ascot South West
Review Date
Salary
£20,000 - £21,999
Roles
Human Resources

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8.9/10

The Role
10.0
Organisation
9.0

Socialising

7.0

The Role

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

I thoroughly enjoyed my 3 month internship in the HR department at L'Oreal. I felt I was significantly utilised and my skill set used to its best ability.

10/10

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

All colleagues at L'Oreal are extremely welcoming and always there if you need advice or further help with a problem.

10/10

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

My manager was extremely supportive in guiding me throughout my internship. She gave me excellent feedback throughout.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was always working on a project throughout my time at L'Oreal. Therefore, was always occupied with work!

10/10

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

For an intern I was given a lot of responsibility. I was allowed the independence to use my own creative skills to pioneer my own projects!

10/10

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

The skill set gained from this internship will sit with me for life. I definitely feel more motivated to push through my degree and aim for the top of the top!

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The office is a friendly work space, fuelled by the hot seating plan. This enabled me to get to know more of my fellow colleagues.

10/10

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

Very organised, all my objectives were laid out for me before I even started and were constantly followed throughout!

10/10

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

To a very high extent! The training L'Oreal has to offer is incredible and allows one to get to know all areas of the business and build their own portfolio.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Working from home
  • Travel loan
5/10

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

Very appealing. Would love to continue my career path here at L'Oreal!

10/10

Social

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

100% All colleagues and fellow interns are always organising social events!

10/10

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

I travelled from home, so did not have a cost of living. However, socialising in London is always bound to be expensive.

4/10

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

Nightlife in Hammersmith is not amazing. However, there are so many other places close by!

6/10

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

Team building days were an amazing way to get involved in activities outside of work!

8/10