Rating

7.1/10

165 reviews

  • The Role
    7.2
  • Organisation
    7.2
  • Socialising
    7.0

The Role

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.

    7/10

  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.

    8/10

  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.

    4/10

  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.

    5/10

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

    10/10

  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.

    9/10

  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.

    8/10

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

    9/10

  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.

    8/10

  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.

    9/10

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

    10/10

  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.

    3/10

  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.

    7/10

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

    8/10

  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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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

Accountancy, Banking/Finance, Information Technology

Nationwide

4th July 2012

£14,000 - £15,999


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