Data & Insights Assistant Review

by Toyota GB

Best Student Employer


  • 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.
  • I am responsible for managing, analysing and sharing the results for the Toyota and Lexus Survey programmes, as well as the addition of new survey programmes and the monitoring of the Central Survey Platform.  I also support the Team with the creation of insights for the business and the network. On a day-to-day basis I support the creation of PowerPoint slides decks and Excel reports which report on Toyota's current customer experience. I also support other stakeholders and our Network to understand current experience trends and insight.


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills, or developed your existing skills?
  • Developed existing Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills. Learnt new PowerBi reporting skills. Developed presentation, communication and organisation skills. Learnt new data analysing/ analytic 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?
  • Yes. I was responsible for monitoring and controlling all Toyota's customer experience survey programmes as well as producing monthly reports to share with relevant stakeholders and directors.

  • 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?
  • Guidance and support was provided throughout my placement year. In Toyota everyone is always willing to help and support one another. My manager and colleagues were very supportive during my onboarding process and ensured I understood my role and responsibilities.

  • How would you rate the support and guidance from your line manager?
  • 4/5

  • How would you rate the support and guidance from the wider team?
  • 5/5


  • 5. What was the company culture and general atmosphere like?
  • Company culture was very modern and up to date with times. The general atmosphere was always positive and supportive.

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

  • How would you rate the social opportunities?
  • 4/5

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

  • How would you rate the charity, sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives?
  • 4/5

    Your Impressions

  • 6. To what extent did you enjoy your placement / internship?
  • I thoroughly enjoyed my placement year at Toyota. It gave me the opportunity to further develop my skills and knowledge about multiple business areas. It also massively improved my confidence and soft skills which I will use in my future career.

  • 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 Toyota GB
  • 5/5

  • 7. Would you recommend Toyota GB to a friend?
  • Yes

  • 8. What advice would you give to others applying to Toyota GB
  • Prepare in advance and ensure your knowledge around Toyota valued is up-to-date. Be yourself and always provide evidence of your strengths and skills.

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Placement (10 Months+)

Market Research, Automotive Engineering


July 2022

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