Finance Intern at Schroders

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£26,000 - £27,999
Roles
Accountancy

6.7/10

The Role
7.3
Organisation
8.0

Socialising

4.0

The Role

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

8/10

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

They all respected me very much and were very willing to help outl.

6/10

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

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

5/10

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

Obvious limitations on making high-up decisions but I was given work that was actually worth while and part of normal work.

8/10

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

Although a degree is very valuable, this experience gave me more insight into how this knowledge can be applied.

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Everyone seemed happy to work here, even though very busy at certain times.

8/10

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

8/10

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

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
7/10

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

8/10

Social

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

9/10

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

My placement was in central london, so obviously very expensive. However I commuted in from home (took about an hour) so this didn't affect me so much.

2/10

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

Didn't really go out to experience the nightlife in the local area.

0/10

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

We had one intern social, organised by ourselves and paid for by the company.

5/10