Summer Intern at Nomura

Top Employer
Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£30,000+
Roles
Banking/Finance
Nomura  is a Top Employer

9.3/10

The Role
9.2
Organisation
9.8

Socialising

9.0

The Role

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

I really enjoyed my placement. The team were very welcoming which allowed me to settle into the team well. There were always exciting and challenging things to do.

10/10

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

I felt very valued by my colleagues. They invested a lot of time and effort in my development.

9/10

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

I was given a lot of support and guidance by my team.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

There was an excellent balance of BAU work and learning opportunities

10/10

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

I was given just enough responsibility that I felt valued but not too much that I felt swamped. It was a good balance of responsibility.

6/10

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

The training has been very beneficial and given me the chance to develop transferable skills that I will definitely be able to use elsewhere

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The general atmosphere of the office was very welcoming and friendly.

10/10

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

The overall internship was excellently set up. Since the start it has been a seamless experience.

10/10

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

The company invested a lot in my personal development whether through outsourced training or through my team.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
10/10

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

I am very interested in the prospect of joining Nomura once I have finished my degree.

9/10

Social

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

There was an excellent social scene - all interns were involved. This was facilitated by organised socials run by HR.

10/10

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

London is expensive but worth living in to do an internship such as this!

6/10

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

The nightlife in London is the best in the world! Though it might cost yee a bob or two!

10/10

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

Yes, many opportunities. I joined 5 a side football which was great fun!

10/10