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Role Description

Sales Walk
Weekly Reporting
Manufacturing Scorecard
Australia/Hungary Month-End

  1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  2. I enjoyed the majority of aspects for my placement.


  3. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  4. I felt extremely valued by certain members of the team, but felt other members just gave me admin jobs to save them from doing them.


  5. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  6. The guidance given to me by my manager was not the best, although this has been rectified going forward.


  7. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  8. Within month-end, the weeks were very busy, but other weeks can be very quiet.


  9. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  10. A lot of responsibility was given, especially in sending work to senior management.


  11. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  12. My organisation skills, amongst other things, will certainly help me going forward.


  13. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  14. Very quiet and focused at month-end, but a good laugh and joke throughout the office.


  15. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  16. Placement scheme is superbly organised.


  17. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  18. A lot of training courses made available to interns.


  19. What were the perks on your work placement?

  20. 2/10

  21. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  22. If you succeed in your placement year, a position on the graduate leadership programme is the end goal.


  23. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  24. Very good friendships between all placement students.


  25. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  26. Leamington/Warwick is a fairly expensive place to live with regards to rent.


  27. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  28. Warwick not so good, but Leamington is very good, with a lot of students living around the area from Warwick Uni.


  29. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  30. Usual opportunities to get involved with.


  31. In addition to these questions, is there any extra information you would like to leave about your experiences on your work placement that other students may be interested in?

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Placement Year (10 Months+)

Accountancy, Banking/Finance, Information Technology


4th July 2012

£14,000 - £15,999

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