Rating

4.6/5
  • Skills
    4.8
  • Responsibilities
    5.0
  • Support & Guidance
    5.0
  • Culture
    4.0
  • Your Impressions
    4.7

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis.
  • I shadowed meeting and completed tasks given to me by members of the team. I got exposure to all areas of tax. I would have one-to-one meetings and sit in on bigger group meetings. Everything was done virtually.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • Time management is a big skill that I think i have enhanced. I have also improved my IT skills and writing skills. Working with new people can be daunting but I feel more comfortable now


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

  • How would you rate your development of industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate your development of personal / soft skills during the experience?
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how these skills have helped you in your career development
  • 4/5

    Responsibilities

  • 3. Were you given much responsibility during your placement / internship?
  • I was responsible for certain tasks by myself but there were always people available to ask for help if required


  • Please rate how meaningful the work you were doing was
  • 5/5

    Support & Guidance

  • 4. How much support and guidance did you receive during your placement / internship?
  • My buddy and career coach were very helpful. I never felt stuck or alone. Everyone was very approachable and friendly. All happy to take some time to meet with you to help you or just talk about their role within the firm


  • How would you rate the support and guidance from your line manager?
  • 5/5

  • How would you rate the support and guidance from the wider team?
  • 5/5

    Culture

  • 5. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Everyone works well in a team and supports each other. Very nice culture and environment


  • How would you rate the inclusiveness of the culture?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate the social opportunities?
  • 3/5

  • How would you rate the diversity initiatives?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate the charity, sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives?
  • 5/5

    Your Impressions

  • 6. To what extent did you enjoy your placement / internship?
  • I really enjoyed it and wish it was longer than 3 weeks. I understand it was shorter due to covid


  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on your placement / internship
  • 5/5

  • Please rate how your experience met your expectations
  • 4/5

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at PwC
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend PwC to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What advice would you give to others applying to PwC
  • An internship is invaluable to being offered a grad job. The hardest part I found were the AI interview questions whereas the assessment day was a lot of fun.


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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Accountancy

Scotland

July 2021


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