• 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.
  • Attending meetings, taking minutes, contributing to study progression, conducting data review of study results and helping the team in the study's progression.


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • I have developed my clinical expertise having worked with lead clinical researchers within the team. My analytical skills have improved due to daily data review for the study and through collaborating with other senior members of the team and taking on my individual projects, my interpersonal skills have been enhanced.

  • 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
  • 4/5


  • 3. Were you given much responsibility during your placement / internship?
  • After I was thoroughly integrated within my team, I was given more independence and individual projects as the placement progressed.

  • 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?
  • Everyone is extremely supportive and happy to help, particularly in the first few months. There has never been a time when I felt I could not ask for assistance.

  • 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


  • 5. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • The company culture was great. There are a number of projects to get involved with aside from your daily work, such as diversity initiatives and volunteering opportunities. There are also workshops that aim to enhance your interpersonal skills which I have found very beneficial. These are open to all colleague and is something that I wasn't expecting from my placement.

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

  • How would you rate the social opportunities?
  • 2/5

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

  • 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?
  • I have really enjoyed my placement at this top employer. It has provided me with so many valuable skills and experiences that I guarantee will help me as I apply for jobs after University.

  • 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 Pfizer
  • 2/5

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

  • 8. What advice would you give to others applying to Pfizer
  • Don't be daunted by the company's name - everyone is really friendly and happy to provide support. My team was very close and inclusive.

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Placement Year (10 Months+)


Greater London

May 2022

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