Media Events Assistant at BMW Group

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Bracknell South East
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Public Relations

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7.4/10

The Role
9.7
Organisation
6.2

Socialising

5.5

The Role

Role Description

To assist the Media Events Manager in the planning and execution of product launches for BMW and MINI.

To administer the UK attendance at international press launches and events

To assist in planning and execution of lifestyle events and dinners

Attend launches and events to ensure smooth running

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

9/10

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

10/10

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?

10/10

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

I was lucky enough to plan two press launches in my time at BMW. I also had to manage international launches and events

10/10

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

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

10/10

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

No relation to the department, IT took 4 days to finish setting me up on a computer

5/10

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

No formal training was given in systems used.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Above 25 days holiday
7/10

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

4/10

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?

6/10

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

4/10

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

3/10