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Rating

4/5
  • The Role
    4.0
  • The Company
    4.3
  • The Culture
    4.0

Role Description

Tax accruals and working with Excel. In RS out on client site

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • Thoroughly enjoyed the placement but the tax department was fairly quiet when I was there.

    4/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • I felt much more valued in my second rotation than the first.

    4/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • Everyone was extremely helpful and willing to answer questions.

    5/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Much busier on my second rotation than the first but it depends what work was on at the time, as long as you ask a variety of people you will always have something to do.

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • I was allowed to sit in on client meetings during my tax rotation. Much more responsibility in RS.

    4/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • Very helpful insight into the world of work.

    5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • at times very quiet but generally friendly.

    4/5

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

    5/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • A week of inductions before the placement starts.

    5/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Subsidised Canteen

    Company Parties/Events


  • 11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  • Got my final interview in a few days.

    5/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • The induction helped us to bond very quickly. Deloitte organised several events and the students often organised meals or nights out.

    5/5

  • 13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  • Stayed in student house.

    4/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • the office is located in a great area for socialising.

    4/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • There were various sports teams.

    4/5

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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

6th September 2012


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