Rating

4.8/5
  • Skills
    5.0
  • Responsibilities
    5.0
  • Support & Guidance
    5.0
  • 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.
  • I worked on various tax projects helping with IPO steps papers and tax fact books for divestitures. I called HMRC requesting information on clients forms and was able to sit in on client meetings


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • I have developed my tax knowledge and also various analysis skills. I gained experience on various IT packages and was able to build my network


  • 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
  • 5/5

    Responsibilities

  • 3. Were you given much responsibility during your placement / internship?
  • I was able to attend client talks with PwC directors and some of the clients on the calls were CFOs which was fantastic experience. In the tasks I was given I felt I was given a good level of responsibility although my basic tax knowledge did restrict the jobs I could do


  • 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 great support from my buddy, career coach and various people on the team that I was working with. Senior people were very willing to take the time to talk to you if you made the effort to reach out to them


  • 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?
  • Very friendly culture and managed to form strong relationships with other interns despite the internship being online. Unfortunately, I couldn't get involved with any clubs or socials due to Covid


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

  • 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 my internship and would absolutely recommend it. It's great to try out the job before committing to a graduate role to find out if it is the right job for you


  • 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
  • Take your time to thoroughly research the company. The website is great for this and look at the range of opportunities as one will probably be interesting to you


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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Auditing/Tax

Central London and City

July 2021


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