Fulfilment Consultant at Randstad

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Manchester North West
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Education/Teaching

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6.8/10

The Role
7.2
Organisation
6.8

Socialising

6.2

The Role

Role Description

Education

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

very enjoyable learnt a lot throughout.

8/10

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

I felt very much part of the team, appreciated all my hard work

8/10

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

All managers/director were very supportive and gave me great guidance

7/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

very busy, each day was very different and I go exposure to how Randstad run as a business

5/10

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

I was given a lot of responsibility I felt the manager trusted me and tried to push me out of my comfort zone which was very beneficial

8/10

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

The skills and training I received gave me a great insight into how Randstad worked and how such a large organisation is run

7/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The office atmosphere was great it was a fun working environment, had regular sales days which were great fun too.

7/10

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

Everything was very well organised, my manager provided me with all the information I needed for my university work.

7/10

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

I feel Randstad was very invested I had a lot of support from each individual in the team to support the role I was doing, was given a lot of information and exposure to do well in my role.

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
6/10

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

I would definitely consider Randstad for future employment

7/10

Social

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

Yes there were quite a few of us in the Manchester office on placement year so we did regular dinner and drinks with our colleagues.

5/10

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

The cost of living was fine sometimes months were tough. But I can't say that I ever really struggled and it wouldn't really effect being able to go out and socialise after work.

6/10

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

The nightlife was good. There were a lot of bars, clubs & restaurants that were all close by to where I was living so was great.

8/10

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

6/10