Investment Analyst Intern at City Internships

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Unpaid
Roles
Banking - Investment Banking/Finance Business Analytics

8.1/10

The Role
8.5
Organisation
7.2

Socialising

8.5

The Role

Role Description

I was responsible for analyzing potential investments for my firm by making valuations.

I was also involved in an internal project on growth trends.

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

I learned a tremendous amount, and enjoyed going to work every morning.

9/10

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

Everyone was eager to answer my questions.

8/10

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

Everyone in my office took time to teach me new skills.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was working long hours, but I learned so much from it!

8/10

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

I really felt that I had made strong input towards my firm's decisions.

9/10

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

This opportunity gave me a new set of skills, and a great network.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

It was rather business formal all the time.

8/10

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

I had a very clear set of responsibilities.

8/10

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

They made a great investment towards my initial placement.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Company Parties/Events
5/10

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

Im looking forward to an ongoing discussion with the agency!

7/10

Social

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

There were numerous opportunities to socialize and network.

10/10

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

Central London can be quite pricey.

9/10

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

Weekends were spent with fellow interns in Leicester square and soho.

9/10

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

There were opportunities to work with local charities.

6/10