Rating

4.5/5
  • Skills
    4.3
  • Responsibilities
    5.0
  • Support & Guidance
    4.5
  • Culture
    4.3
  • Your Impressions
    5.0

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis.
  • After a week-long induction, with introductions to the firm and my specific line of service, I was assigned to a client project that I worked on for half of my internship. I also participated in a Dragons Den internship project, involving research and a presentation regarding a social enterprise.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • I have developed my excel and powerpoint skills. I have learnt about new software/programmes used regularly within the industry.


  • How would you rate the training provided during your experience?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate your development of industry-specific skills during the experience?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate your development of personal / soft skills during the experience?
  • 4/5

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

    Responsibilities

  • 3. Were you given much responsibility during your placement / internship?
  • Yes, I worked on a live client project during my internship. Working on tasks for internal firm use, as well as tasks to be delivered/used by the client.


  • 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?
  • I received lots of support throughout my internship. I had a buddy (a senior associate) and a career coach (a manager) to regularly talk to for advice and guidance throughout. The recruitment team were also very helpful.


  • How would you rate the support and guidance from your line manager?
  • 4/5

  • 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 was really friendly and willing to help and explain things, no matter their grade.


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

  • How would you rate the social opportunities?
  • 4/5

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

  • How would you rate the charity, sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives?
  • 4/5

    Your Impressions

  • 6. To what extent did you enjoy your placement / internship?
  • I really enjoyed my internship. Despite being completely virtual due to COVID, I still got a great feel for the firm and the people that work there.


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

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

  • 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
  • Apply early and be confident, ask questions and a team player.


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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Accountancy

Central London and City

July 2021


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