Analyst - Horizons Scheme at Accenture

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Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
Horsham Greater London
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Computer Science E-Business Information Technology Insurance Management Consultancy

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6.1/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
5.6

Socialising

3.5

The Role

Role Description

Environment and Configuration Management, organizing and offshore CM team whilst progressing infrastructure deliverables.

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

All things considered I believe the internship was valuable for my CV and enjoyable.

8/10

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

Work was usually gratefully received with thanks given.

7/10

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

Guidance and management support was very good.

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Workload varied, sometimes very high, sometimes relaxed and slow.

8/10

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

I was given a lot of responsibility by the end of my internship.

9/10

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

I feel I have immensely improved my business skills on this internship.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Basement office in an out of town project, very little happened.

3/10

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

Initial HR support was non existent, however once I started the support was brilliant.

3/10

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

The company trained me extensively.

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
5/10

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

Offered a graduate job.

10/10

Social

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

There was a social scene, but out of town projects made it difficult.

4/10

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

Very affordable on the salary given, as well as expenses.

7/10

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

No nightlife whatsoever in the out of town project.

1/10

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

Limited charity days.

2/10