Analyst at Accenture

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Southend-on-Sea Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£20,000 - £21,999
Roles
Management Consultancy

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8.0/10

The Role
7.0
Organisation
8.4

Socialising

9.0

The Role

Role Description

Analysing data, co-ordinating teams, leasing with clients, using initiative.

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

I had the pleasure of working with so many great and different people!

8/10

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

Being on an out of town project meant that I got to know the team really well out of work hours and will miss everyone when I go.

8/10

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

I was given regular feedback to allow me to maximise my own potential.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Things did get fairly busy but I feel this was due to me joining the project at a crucial point.

4/10

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

I was given the role of supporting another team member, so I was responsible for actioning his requests, but this did still come along side an element of freedom and requirement for my own initiative.

6/10

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

Acquired a great deal of technical knowledge, which will only become more poignant as we look into the future.

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The team was in a challenging place but the injection of new life from the interns really made a differencre and bought everyone out of their shell again.

5/10

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

Fantastic, project deployment, accomodation and support, as stated above, seamless!

10/10

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

Managers spent alot of time coaching and guiding me and I was given extensive training in my frist week.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Healthcare from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
10/10

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

Very high rehire rate and support to achieve this goal.

9/10

Social

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

Made great friends that I will keep for life, enjoyed a very active weekend social scene with them!

10/10

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

Southend-on-Sea was very cheap, however nights spent in London - very expensive!

8/10

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

Southend - 3 nights out a week!

10/10

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

Football, racket club, meals and drinks - non stop fun!

8/10