Audit Intern at BDO

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Leeds Yorkshire and Humberside
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Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Accountancy Auditing/Tax Banking - Investment

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8.6/10

The Role
9.3
Organisation
7.8

Socialising

8.5

The Role

Role Description

6 week internship in audit. Both on site and in the office.

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

Very enjoyable, BDO seem to hire people of a similar mind set who are fun and very helpful. BDO's experience stretched out of the office too with social events with colleagues.

10/10

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

Work was for a purpose and technical which was not only my experience but that of other interns.

9/10

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

Always willing to help if needed and plenty of check ups from councelling managers and buddies who were assigned to help us individually.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

When on site I was very busy. In the office some times there was a lack of work however it is expected in the summer months due to the majority of year ends being in december/jan time.

8/10

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

Work was of a much higher value than I anticipated and seemed important to overall success of project. I was left to work unless I needed help in which case they were willing to help.

10/10

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

Very useful for firm insight as well as to particular service line. Also a foot in the door for a grad job before my final year which will potentially prove most useful.

9/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

depending on who was in as audit is very client site based. Generally very good.

9/10

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

Knew where I was going however some times not stuff to do.

8/10

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

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

5/10

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

potential grad job

9/10

Social

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

training week, farewell in london with all interns. In office events and other interns in office too.

9/10

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

leeds

8/10

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

leeds in known for its night life

9/10

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

some social events,

8/10

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