• Skills
  • Responsibilities
  • Support & Guidance
  • Culture
  • Your Impressions


  • 1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis.
  • Summer Analyst in the Energy & Power team - Generally supporting the team by working on live deals (including lots of PowerPoint and excel tasks) and carrying out research to prepare briefing materials.


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • There’s a chute learning curve. Even coming from an Economics background, I was amazed by how much I learnt in such a short period of time. Rothschild & Co give incredible exposure to junior staff, meaning that it’s the best environment to begin your career in. I massively improved my time management and efficiency, as well as technical Excel and accounting skills.

  • 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


  • 3. Were you given much responsibility during your placement / internship?
  • A lot of responsibility - I prepared material that was sent straight to clients and had my own individual role within each deal team.

  • 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?
  • Am incredible amount of support was offered. Each intern was assigned a set Buddy who would help guide us and was a point of contact, but everyone in the firm is so approachable and wanting to help, that it’s a very supportive environment.

  • 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


  • 5. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • The culture at Rothschild & Co is truly unique and collegiate. All throughout the summer I had nothing but support, and everyone from all seniorities made a big effort to make the interns feel welcome and valued.

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

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

  • How would you rate the diversity initiatives?
  • 3/5

  • 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 loved it. From the day to day tasks that I was doing, to interacting with my team and the other interns, I have nothing but good things to say.

  • 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 Rothschild & Co
  • 5/5

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

  • 8. What advice would you give to others applying to Rothschild & Co
  • Be completely yourself - everyone has something different to offer and Rothschild & Co truly embraces this.

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Internship (1-4 Months)

Banking - Investment

Central London and City

September 2021

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