Rating

7.7/10

47 reviews

  • The Role
    8.3
  • Organisation
    8.4
  • Socialising
    6.0

The Role

Role Description

Tasks have included:
* Powerpoint presentations for various structure and reporting proposals
* Investigations into correlations to help future modelling
* Assistance in adhoc analysis projects
* Budget preparation
* Accoutns preparation


  1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  2. A great experience. I learned a huge amount about both Finance, the Asset Management Industry and developed a variety of skills, all whilst making great friends.

    9/10

  3. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  4. I was treated as an equal member of the team, regardless of my temporary and beginner position.

    9/10

  5. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

  6. 9/10

  7. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  8. It ranged daily. Some days I would have little work in my deaprtment, so would get on with my Intern Project set throughout the period. Other days I would be satying late and working through my lunch hour.

    7/10

  9. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

  10. 8/10

  11. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

  12. 8/10

  13. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  14. Everyone was extremely friendly and approachable.

    10/10

  15. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

  16. 9/10

  17. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  18. We had training sessions throughout the internship to develop a variety of personal and technical skills.

    9/10

  19. What were the perks on your work placement?
  20. Subsidised/Company Gym

    Company Parties/Events

    5/10

  21. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  22. I will definitely be applying to the Graduate Scheme.

    9/10

  23. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  24. We were given a large social budget to spend on intern events. We went to WIndsor races and Laser Quest.

    10/10

  25. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  26. London is an expensive place to live and socialise.

    3/10

  27. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  28. London has a vibrant nightlife. The interns usually just stuck to a few drinks after work though.

    8/10

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

  30. 3/10

  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

Internship (1-4 Months)

Accountancy, Business Analytics, Economics, Financial Management

Central London and City

9th August 2012

£24,000 - £25,999


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