Assurance at PwC

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Leeds Yorkshire and Humberside
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Accountancy

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8.3/10

The Role
8.0
Organisation
8.6

Socialising

8.2

The Role

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

I thoroughly enjoyed the experience I've had working in a large company and building relationships with colleagues and clients. I have found helping large clients to create true and fair financial statements very interesting and was extremely happy with the level of responsibility I was given.

8/10

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

I felt extremely valued by colleagues as they assisted me whenever I struggled.

10/10

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

Whenever I needed support by management I received as much as I needed.

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

On some occasions there was no work for me to do.

6/10

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

I felt like I was given the correct amount of responsibility to feel valued without feeling pressured in the work given.

9/10

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

I feel as if a lot of the skills I've learnt in terms of handling data and building relationships are skills I can carry forward in later life.

6/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The office and client site had a very positive atmosphere

9/10

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

8/10

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

The initial 3 days induction made me feel valued and gave me an insight to what to expect from PwC and the line of service I was going into.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Financial Bonus
8/10

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

I have been extremely impressed with PwC as a company and hope to pursue a career within the firm.

10/10

Social

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

Yes, I have friends with many of the other interns and plan on keeping in contact with them afterwards.

10/10

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

Leeds is a good area to socialise but cost of living isn't applicable as I commute.

8/10

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

Yet to see what the nightlife in Leeds is like.

8/10

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

Every Friday colleagues get together for a few drinks.

7/10

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