• Skills
  • Business Insight
  • Culture
  • Your Impressions

Role Description

- Introductory sessions to Rothschild & Co and Financial Advisory - Networking opportunities - Group M&A case study project


  • 1. Please give an overview of the insight and what was involved on a day-to-day basis.
  • We had sessions throughout the 4-day programme, all of which being very interactive. There were some very helpful technical and soft skills training as well as insights into all of the major divisions within Rothschild & Co. I was also able to get to know others on the programme whilst working on the group project. There are numerous networking opportunities that give you a personal insight into what life at Rothschild & Co looks like.


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • Absolutely, we received a training session that helped us get a solid foundational understanding of the technical aspects of the role. I also developed my soft skills, in a practical sense, through the presentation of my group's project.

  • How would you rate the training provided during your experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the knowledge learned around personal or professional skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how the knowledge learned has helped you with regards to your career development
  • 5/5

    Business Insight

  • 3. What was it like understanding all about the business and potential roles available?
  • The programme was perfect for giving an insight into all the different business areas that make up Rothschild & Co. Although our programme was focused on Global Advisory, we also had an introduction to the Wealth Management business. The recruitment team were extremely helpful in informing us of the opportunities available and hosted sessions to help us prepare for the Summer Analyst assessment centre.

  • Please rate how insightful you found the insight
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the structure of the insight
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate business leader involvement during the insight
  • 5/5


  • 4. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • The people at the firm are incredibly warm and generous with their time. It seemed as though every senior banker I came across had been at the firm since their analyst years. The firm has a long history of giving back to the communities they serve and continue to do so today, with initiatives such as pro bono advisory.

  • How would you rate the inclusiveness of the culture?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the networking opportunities?
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how valued you felt during your insight?
  • 5/5

    Your Impressions

  • 5. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?
  • I thoroughly enjoyed the insight week. It was an engaging and practical insight into the role of an Analyst, as well as Rothschild & Co as a firm. I have made new friends, through my work on the group project, and have built relationships with the Rothschild & Co team.

  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on the insight
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how your experience met your expectations
  • 5/5

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at Rothschild & Co
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Rothschild & Co to a friend?
  • Yes

  • 8. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Rothschild & Co
  • Make sure you appreciate what makes Rothschild & Co unique, not just to bulge brackets, but to other independent advisors.

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Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)

Banking - Investment

19th April 2021

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