Summer Intern - Audit at EY

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

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6.7/10

The Role
7.7
Organisation
7.0

Socialising

4.8

The Role

Role Description

Working within an audit team to conduct quarterly audits for clients.

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

The work could be a little boring sometimes.

4/10

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

I felt like everyone respected me and treated me like part of the team. My work was very valued.

9/10

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

I always felt comfortable in being able to ask questions or for assistance.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Every single day I had work to do and never ran out of things to do.

10/10

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

I knew there was areas that were not withing my scope but I felt that I could ask for more challenging work when I felt able for it.

7/10

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

The best thing that I have taken from my placement was that it helped me to clarify my career path and choice.

8/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Sometimes people didn't really talk much and I'm used to a more fun working atmosphere.

4/10

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

When we arrived you could tell that they were ready for us! No sitting around!

9/10

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

We had regualr reviews and my managers always asked if they could help.

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • National Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
6/10

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

There are endless opportunities to people who work hard

9/10

Social

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

This could be improved

4/10

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

I had to pay for my own accomodation while doing the internship, this used up most of my earnings.

2/10

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

Aberdeen is actually a pretty good night out!!

8/10

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

There is a social committee, we attended one event.

5/10

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