Rating

5/5
  • Skills
    5.0
  • Responsibilities
    5.0
  • 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 daily tasks would consist of processing invoices, managing the IT budget, purchasing hardware/software and authorising purchases.


    Skills

  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • I developed many skills during this position, time management, multitasking, working with clients worldwide, budgeting and forecasting costs.


  • 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?
  • Every task that was handed to me was meaningful, I was a placement student making real choices that affected the business day to day. The responsibility allowed me to develop my business mindset and understand how each action has its own consequence.


  • 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?
  • During my time with Randstad, I received a signficiant amount of support. This was beneficial as I was supported when I struggled with a task and guided to the right path. My line manager, the director of IT and CIO all supported me whenever it was required. This will not be forgotten.


  • 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 company atmosphere was amazing as the company is diverese and inclusive, this meant it was easy for me to fit in as there were lots of traits I personally carried that boded so well with the company and my colleagues.


  • 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 the placement thoroughly, from working to my team, to speaking with the managers about my experience. Overall, working for Randstad was fantastic.


  • 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 Randstad
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Randstad to a friend?
  • Yes


  • 8. What advice would you give to others applying to Randstad
  • Be yourself, the recruitement team is amazing and will help you find a position that is right for you. Do some research about the company and understand thier values, it helps if you share the same values with the business.


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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Information Technology

South East

November 2021


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