Marketing and Sales Internship at Standard Life Aberdeen

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Market Research Marketing

7.4/10

The Role
7.7
Organisation
7.2

Socialising

7.2

The Role

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

I loved it! such a great atmosphere

8/10

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

You do the same job as full time members so you are equally as valued and always receive praise if you do well.

8/10

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

managers were always there to help if you needed it.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Depended on the work schedule.

5/10

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

You have to prove yourself first but yes there are opportunities to take on more responsible roles

8/10

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

I have learnt more skills on placement than I could have ever learnt at uni.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Vibrant and full of life.

8/10

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

Great and I really enjoyed the full tenure.

8/10

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

I feel that everyone is very valued in the company

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Healthcare from home
7/10

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

Would definitely consider coming back.

5/10

Social

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

Everyone bonded well together.

8/10

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

Very expensive since it was Central London.

5/10

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

Very active.

8/10

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

Yes, quite a few.

8/10