Student ambassador at Danone

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
Birmingham
Review Date
Roles
Sales

2.5/5

About You
2.5
The Company
2.5
Everything Else
2.5

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

I’m currently undertaking a student ambassador programme where I represent Danone on campus. So far I have found the programme really engaging and a way to speak to new people and give them an insight to programmes that Danone offer.
3 /5

2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

I definitely feel valued, I am employed by rate my placement and my mentor is really supportive and always gives credit when credit is due.
3 /5

3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

My mentor has weekly calls where I can ask for guidance and update her on what I’m doing, but I know that I can reach out to her at anytime.
3 /5

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

As an ambassador I am always improving my communication skills so I know this will be extremely beneficial in future. I can also talk about my ambassador role in graduate interviews and I have an additional achievement to add to my CV.
3 /5

The Company

5. How well structured was the insight?

This is the first time Danone are using ambassadors so it’s a fairly new programme and everyone is getting to grips. However the insight was thorough and gave all the information we needed.
3 /5

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

this programme so far has been engaging and the team are passionate about promoting Danone. so I feel like we can all motivate each other and have some healthy competition.
3 /5

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

We had a day of training in the stunning Chiswick HQ.
3 /5

8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

The programme has highlighted all the benefits of working with Danone and what all programmes offer.
3 /5

9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

From the moment I walked into the HQ 8 could sense the culture and value of employees. The company is extremely passionate about one world one health and that was shown throughout my training.
3 /5

10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?

It has left me more confused as I’m still unsure on what I want to pursue, I have too many options that I would love to take on.
3 /5

Everything Else

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?

12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

Not really.
3 /5

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

N/A
3 /5

14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

Yes, the culture was very employee considerate and fun and events were always on.
3 /5

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Definitely
3 /5