Deployment Analyst, Project Manager at Accenture

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Management Consultancy

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7.7/10

The Role
9.0
Organisation
7.6

Socialising

5.8

The Role

Role Description

Project managing the deployments of a software system into hospitals.

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

Loved it

10/10

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

very much. very nice bunch of people. I was the baby so they all looked after me.

9/10

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

My line manager was amazing and she is now one of my good friends.

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

very busy but enjoyable. It got very busy near to tight deadlines.

7/10

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

I was the Project Manger of over 12 deployments.

10/10

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

Very useful.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

professional. I worked on client site 99% of the time so it was always professional from us.

7/10

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

I was initially out into a project that I didn't enjoy for two weeks. But luckily for me I was then transferred onto another project which I absolutely LOVED!

8/10

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

a bit.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • National Travel
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
9/10

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

They are partially sponsoring my University fees so as long as I meet my requirements, I have a job offer.

9/10

Social

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

don't really know.

5/10

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

because I was working out of town, my expenses was paid for so it worked out well.

9/10

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

don't really know.

4/10

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

n/a

5/10