Tax intern at BDO

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Manchester North West
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Accountancy

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9.3/10

The Role
9.2
Organisation
9.2

Socialising

9.8

The Role

Role Description

Helped all employees with general tax duties including research, minutes from meetings, writing correspondence to clients and attending meetings among other tasks.

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

Really enjoyed my 6 weeks with the company. Everyone was very accomodating both in and out of the office.

9/10

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2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

Felt very valued, everyone was very accomodating.

9/10

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

The "buddy" I got given was was extremly useful, helping me whenever i needed. All staff, including my manager, gave me support.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Had a good amount of work to do across the department from almost all of the staff in the department.

8/10

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

I received responsibility from day one, attending a client meeting on the my first morning in the office.

9/10

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

The communication and presentation skills I developed I think will be invaluable going forward.

10/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

There was a great atmosphere in the office, everyone was very accomodating.

9/10

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

The internship was set up brilliantly. every detail was taken care of.

10/10

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

There was a great amount of training and development invested in the interns which helped a lot during the 6 weeks.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Parties/Events
9/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

The empoyment prospects are very appealing and I would really like to work for them in the future.

9/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

There was a great social aspect of the placement with interns, both in my office and across the country generally, fully engaging in the social events.

10/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

I lived at my parents during the placement. Socialising was reasonably priced in certain areas of Manchester.

9/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Manchester has a great night life.

10/10

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

Many social and sporting activities to get involved with.

10/10

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