Rating

4.1/5
  • Skills
    4.3
  • Responsibilities
    4.0
  • Support & Guidance
    4.5
  • Culture
    3.8
  • Your Impressions
    4.3

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis.
  • Worked as a part of the market oversight team, specifically in the market integrity unit (sub-division: primary market oversight). Completed a series of thematic reviews analysing trends in the market


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • Refined writing skills having written a few thematics Refined communication and presentation skills from chairing meetings and leading presentations Learned to use new online tools Refined microsoft office skills using teams, excel, word, powerpoint etc.


  • 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?
  • Given significant amounts of autonomy with most tasks which helped me develop


  • Please rate how meaningful the work you were doing was
  • 4/5

    Support & Guidance

  • 4. How much support and guidance did you receive during your placement / internship?
  • Given ample support via my line manager, graduate buddy, team members and other interns


  • 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?
  • 4/5

    Culture

  • 5. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Relaxed and inclusive culture Friendly environment to work in


  • 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?
  • 3/5

    Your Impressions

  • 6. To what extent did you enjoy your placement / internship?
  • Thoroughly enjoyed the internship and would definitely recommend


  • Please rate your level of enjoyment on your placement / internship
  • 4/5

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

  • Please rate the future employment prospects at Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
  • 4/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What advice would you give to others applying to Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
  • Try and stand out in interviews


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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Market Research

Greater London

26th August 2021


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