Account Manager Support at Handelsbanken

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Birmingham
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3.7/5

The Role
3.4
The Company
3.9
The Culture
4

The Role

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

I thoroughly enjoyed my work placement at the branch and I was able to build my network with various department and able to support different departments as required.
4 /5

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

My colleagues were extremely supportive and collaborative. They have helped me during my internship and provide me training and engage in AMS specific tasks.
4 /5

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

I was given great support by the branch managers and they were able to work on my strengths.
4 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was busy on most days however on some days, I felt like I could have been involved more in AMS work and training and support the branch and up-skill.
3 /5

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

I was given sole responsibility on all the tasks and took charge of completing the tasks.
4 /5

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

I feel the skills I developed would assist my soft skills and assist the customers. However I feel like I could have been involved in more processes and projects.
3 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The atmosphere was professional and work related and welcoming of new team members.
5 /5

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

It was well organised.
4 /5

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

The company invested hugely for my training and development and I was involved in all training and took part in them actively.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Internship
2 /5

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

I already got a permanent job with the organisation.
5 /5

The Culture

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

It was good social scene and we were able to have a good engagement with fellow colleagues.
4 /5

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

The cost of living was good as a young working professional.
4 /5

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

Good
4 /5

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

Yes, I was able to have a work-life balance.
5 /5