Rating

4.8/5
  • Skills
    4.5
  • Responsibilities
    4.0
  • Support & Guidance
    5.0
  • Culture
    5.0
  • Your Impressions
    5.0

    Overview

  • 1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis.
  • My role involved performing tasks assigned by Senior Associates or Managers on different client interactions. Tasks included reviewing financial statements and testing client transactions. Additionally the interns were assigned a project with a Social Enterprise. The tasks included meeting the representatives of the Social enterprise and providing solutions to their current problems.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • Skills developed: - Team-work; - Technical skills ( specifically the use of Microsoft excel and word); - Presentation and Communication skills. Skills learned: - Knowledge of the Audit processes ( due to the extensive training); - Time management.


  • 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?
  • 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?
  • Despite the shortage of work, due to the internship occurring in the summer. I was performing tasks on real clients and was able to actually contribute towards the progress of the various projects.


  • 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?
  • Support was vast from various sources including management, fellow summer interns, career coach and buddy.


  • 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?
  • The atmosphere was warm and welcoming. The interns were treated as part of the team.


  • 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?
  • 5/5

  • 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 enjoyed it greatly. The training was intense however quite interesting and enjoyable. I was able to have real impact on the projects I was assigned to and the support was always there when needed.


  • 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
  • Do as much research as possible about the firm. This really differentiates the good candidates from the best candidates in the recruitment process.


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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Auditing/Tax

West Midlands

November 2021


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